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Alarm Clock Pro

Alarm Clock Pro enables you to design your daily routine and perform various tasks automatically, such as starting your favorite iTunes...

15 hours ago by Koingo Software

What's behind the slump in PC sales? Can the industry turn around?

PC makers who were hoping for Windows 8 to kick off a surge in sales have been disappointed. Apparently, no one climbed on Santa's lap and asked for a new PC. The real question now is whether the industry can grind out acceptable results over the next year as it redefines what a PC is.

December 30, 2013

It's raining tablets in India

Aakash-II will be officially launched next week, but over a dozen tablets priced in the sub-US$100 range are already available in the market. And India's education sector seems ready to lap them up.

November 2, 2012 by

Dude, why must you put that MacBook Pro laptop on your lap?

Almost all reviews of the new new MacBook Pro have a section on heat and noise. The new model with a Retina Display may run "too hot," depending upon what program it's crunching. Still, here's a tip: even though a certain class of computers are called "laptops" it's not advisable to actually work with them on your lap.

July 1, 2012

World Motor Racing Club WM|RC

WM|RC offers professional service for your Motorsport experience. You will have the opportunity to Test, Practice or participate in...

2 days ago by C.S.M. International

Keep Your Laptop (and Lap) Cool

If you frequently use a laptop or notebook when you have some sort of blanket, duvet or even a heavy sweater placed over your legs, you are probably subjecting it to higher temperatures than you should. The result of this can range all the way from nothing to causing your computer to be destroyed by overheating.

December 12, 2011 by

GeChic On-Lap 1301

"Two screens good, one screen bad", as Eric Blair might have written: but how do you get two screens on a notebook? Normally you'd have to attach a desktop monitor, which obviously limits your flexibility, or shell out serious money on a specialist system like the recently released dual-17in.

December 6, 2011

First Intel Sandy Bridge quad-core benchmarks: Nearly as fast as Core i7 980X, could make low-end graphics cards obsolete

Though not due to be released for several more months, an early copy of an Intel Sandy Bridge quad-core processor has reached the bench of enthusiast site AnandTech, which has duly reported the results of its testing. While those result s are extremely preliminary, it looks like it can lap most of today's Core i7 processors at a lower price point and requiring less power.

September 3, 2010 by

Eurocom jams i7-980X six-core desktop processor into 17-inch D900F Panther laptop

Desktop makers are all getting into the act with freshly updated systems that feature the new Intel i7-980X Extreme Edition six-core CPU, but so is a boutique laptop builder as well.Eurocom is one of a few vendors that squeezes desktop processors into hot and heavy notebooks whose heft and lap-scorching capabilities result in these desktop replacements mostly staying on the desktop.

March 16, 2010 by

AMD updates roadmap, promises "supercomputer in your lap"

AMD's analyst's day is an opportunity to see how the company's processor roadmaps have changed over the past 12 months. This year AMD execs said things are ahead of schedule and provided new details on exactly what its new laptop and desktop platforms will offer.

November 11, 2009 by

CPU Frequency Scaling

Reducing the CPU speed is an important part of power management in modern laptop computers. In fact, running the CPU at a lower speed not only saves power, it reduces the heat production, which reduces the need for the cooling fan to run, saving even more power, and making the laptop itself feel less "hot" or "warm" to the touch (or to your lap).

April 3, 2009 by

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