John Morris

John Morris is a former executive editor at CNET Networks and senior editor at PC Magazine.

Sean Portnoy

Sean Portnoy is a former executive editor at Computer Shopper magazine and editor at CNET Networks.

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Dell slims down its laptops for small business

As part of a bigger plan to increase the number of laptop models it sells by 50% his year, Dell announced today new designs for its Vostro laptops targeted at small businesses. New models include the 13.3-inch Vostro 1310 and a refresh to the 15.4-inch Vostro 1500 series.

April 14, 2008 by


Dell's tablet, take two

Dell took its time with tablets. It wasn't until last December that the company finally released its first tablet PC, but it looks like the results have been good enough to convince Dell to stick with this niche for now. Engadget has posted details of Dell's next tablet, the Latitude XT2.

March 19, 2008 by


In-flight Internet cleared for take-off

I've been skeptical of plans for in-flight broadband. But it may finally happen. In the past few months several U.S airlines--Alaska Air, American Airlines, Continental, JetBlue, Southwest and Virgin America--have announced plans to offer Internet access.

March 13, 2008 by


Acer Blue laptop revealed

It turns out Acer's Blue is a desktop replacement laptop with a bunch of entertainment-oriented features. The marketing department got a bit carried away, but there's nothing wrong with the Aspire Gemstone Blue. In fact, it has several interesting features.

March 12, 2008 by


What is Acer's Blue?

The world's third largest PC company has been running ads for a new mystery product. Company president Gianfranco Lanci will unveil the "concept notebook" at a press event later today.

March 11, 2008 by