Tag Archive: Laptop


HP is convinced its new laptop will be a MacBook-beater

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before, but a rival tech company is invoking Apple’s name when it comes to claiming its latest products are going to be the greatest yet created. This time it’s HP, which is set to unveil a new notebook this week that many predict will be even slimmer than […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)

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9.7-inch iPad Pro is no laptop replacement, but it’s a terrific tablet [Reviews]

Apple really, really wants you to replace your laptop with an iPad — especially if that laptop is powered by Windows. But before that switch can even be considered, the iPad needs to do everything your laptop can and more. That’s where iPad Pro comes in. With its new A9X chip, it’s the most powerful […]

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Review: Logitech’s Create keyboard case turns iPad Pro into a bone fide laptop

The iPad Pro is being hailed as “a new kind of computer,” but as some have noted, it’s really the top half of a new kind of computer. Missing is the bottom half — the keyboard. Apple has a solution for that — the $ 169 Smart Keyboard, which turns the iPad Pro into a laptop […]

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iPad Pro is fast, powerful, but no laptop replacement

The iPad Pro is out today and, like clockwork, the first batch of reviews have started to circulate. The consensus? That the iPad Pro is gorgeous, powerful, and its (added extra) Apple Pencil stylus is great — but the add-on keyboard is disappointing, multitasking can be problematic, and it’s not quite ready to take over from the […]

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Microsoft hails its Surface Book as ‘the ultimate laptop’

Microsoft had a surprise up its Windows-loving sleeve today in the form of a new Surface laptop called the Surface Book, the first laptop in history to be built by the company. Hailed as the, “thinnest, most powerful PC ever created,” the distinctive-looking Surface Book weighs just 1.6 lbs, is 7.7 mm thick, and boasts […]

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The New Nintendo 3DS XL deserves a spot in your laptop bag

Your iPhone and iPad are decent options for gaming on the go, but they can’t do everything. Sometimes touch controls work, and sometimes they don’t. If you’re a dedicated gamer who wants something that combines the simplicity of touch controls… Read more ›

Leaked Xiaomi laptop looks eerily similar to MacBook Air

Xiaomi just rode Apple’s coattails to the biggest startup valuation in world, but it appears the Chinese smartphone maker is ready to take its copying to new heights by getting into the laptop game with, you guessed it, a MacBook… Read more ›

HP’s new ultralight laptop is yet another MacBook Air doppelgänger

HP just announced its newest business laptops today – the HP EliteBook Folio 1020 – and even though the company is touting them as the thinnest and lightest ‘business-class’ notebooks ever made, they certainly look a hell of lot like… Read more ›

There’s more than one way to (allegedly) bribe a Libyan — think Apple laptop

You might not think an Apple laptop is on the same level as a Cartier watch or an all-expenses-paid blowout in Morocco, but some authorities think different. The laptop was mentioned in an international corruption investigation into whether brokers Tradition… Read more ›

SlateGo AirDesk, a portable laptop lapdesk

Remember the Slate Mobile AirDesk, which I described as resembling a “neatly-drilled chopping board”? Did you look at it and think “I like that. I could see myself using one of those, if only it was a little smaller, so… Read more ›