Dell is still one of the world's largest sellers of PCs, and the firm arrived for CES 2016 in Las Vegas with a simple message: Sorry, naysayers, but the PC market is alive and well. And it has some new business PCs to announce to help make that case.
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Samsung has released a new device that looks and feels like a Surface Pro but it is thinner and has its own unique foldable keyboard.
Razer has released a new laptop called the Blade Stealth and it has the option for pairing it with an external GPU that makes this laptop a gaming machine.
Lenovo has updated their laptops for 2016 and one model, the Thinkpad X1 Yoga, has an OLED screen which will hopefully become standard on all new laptops.
Lenovo has announced a new gaming laptop and at 10lbs, it is not light but it packs nearly everything you could ever want under-the-hood including LEDs.
HP has taken its proven formula with the Spectre x360 setup and added an OLED display to it which appears to be a winning combination.
HP has updated its Spectre x360 with new bits under-the-hood which should make the laptop, which has been well received, continue to sell well in its new size.
At CES this week, Alcatel Onetouch announced the PIXI 3, an 8-inch Windows 10 Mobile Tablet. But unless I'm missing something, this thing is an effect a giant smart phone, since it provides 4G LTE connectivity too.
HP this morning announced the new business-focused EliteBook Folio, which it bills as its thinnest and lightest notebook ever. Like other modern super-portable PCs, this device is powered by Intel Core M processors, but it can be had with a 4K display as well.
The HP Spectre x360 was one of my top PC picks last year, and now it's getting even better: HP has refreshed the transforming PC, offering, among other things, an optional OLED display. Even better, HP has also announced a 15.4-inch version of the Spectre x360.
E FUN announced today that they are entering the North American laptop market with two affordable Windows 10 devices. Additionally, E FUN is updating its lineup of Windows tablets as well.
If you're as impressed by Lenovo's stunning ThinkPad X1 as I am, you'll be happy to hear that the firm is expanding the lineup to include a tablet and a 2-in-1. Introducing the ThinkPad X1 Tablet and ThinkPad X1 Yoga.
It is with some sense of excitement that I can reveal Lenovo is now expanding the X1 lineup to include a tablet and a 2-in-1, and is of course releasing a new X1 Carbon as well.
A few notes from around the web: Microsoft's Holiday Super Sale, a misunderstanding about the success of Kinect, wining some and losing some with universal apps, and some great Android dev videos.
This week, I was given the opportunity to go hands-on with the HoloLens augmented reality headset for a third time. You'll want to read this latest update.
Thinner, lighter and more versatile than a MacBook Air, HP's new ENVY Notebook could regardless be overlooked in this era of transforming, 2-in-1 PCs. That would be a mistake, I think.
And just like that, we're at the final day of Microsoft's 12 Days of Deals. The final deal is for an ASUS Transformer Book Flip 15-inch transforming laptop.
The Acer Aspire R 11 is just $280 in Day 10 of Microsoft's 12 Days of Deals, offering a touchscreen and a cool 360-degree dual-torque hinge.
Here are some tidbits from around the web: A possible combination of Vaio, Toshiba, and Fujitsu, the EU moves to digital content roaming, iOS 9.2, Mozilla kills Firefox OS.
Day 9 of Microsoft's 12 Days of Deals is here, and today's deal is pretty broad: Up to 40 percent off of select Dell PCs, displays, and other peripherals.
What else is going on in the (tech) world? Microsoft's remaining 12 Days Deals are leaked, Twitter looks back on 2015, and Spotify's free tier rankles some.
On the 7th day of Christmas---er, sorry, Deals---Microsoft offers up $250 in savings on the Acer Aspire F5 15-inch laptop. It's just $349, today only.
Day 5 of Microsoft’s 12 Days of Deals provides lots of interesting options, with $70 to $500 off select Intel-powered Windows 10 PCs.
Here are some more tidbits from around the web: HP is abandoning low-end tablets, Apple open sources Swift, Microsoft ships Outlook add-on, and more.
Next week, I am conducting a focus group study in Dedham on behalf of a company in the personal computing industry, and I need your help. There are prizes!
Here's some other news from around the web today: Microsoft makes nice with Apple in new holiday ad, tablet shipments to fall this year, a Google accusation.
We're on day two of Microsoft's annual 12 Days of Deals promotion, and today's deal is a 15-inch Lenovo IdeaPad 100 Signature Edition laptop for just $200.