Nearly 60 percent of computers sold in 2011 were notebooks of one kind or another — desktop PCs, by contrast, accounted for less than 30 percent. Over the years, laptops have become generally slimmer, lighter and less power-hungry, and they will remain the staple tool of business workforces worldwide for the foreseeable future.
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The ThinkPad X240 offers plentiful configuration options, tried-and-trusted design, solid build quality and a twin battery configuration that delivers long battery life. Overall, this is an excellent business ultrabook.
The latest in the company's Flip PC convertible notebook line is its smallest yet, and ships with Adobe Photoshop Elements 12 pre-installed.
Asus has unveiled a hybrid hybrid, putting both Windows and Android in the Transformer Book Duet.
HP and Lenovo are betting that Android PCs can convert both office and home Windows PC users to Android.
The actions of App Nap, a feature new to OS X in the Mavericks release, may be interpreted by some users as a undetermined slowdown of system performance. Meanwhile the Mac's other napping technology, the previously introduced Power Nap, can bring its own share of mysterious behaviors.
The Carbon X1 is a popular laptop in the ThinkPad line, and the latest generation looks to be more of the same.
Voice input has been a pipe dream since Star Trek, with crew members talking into the air and the computer understanding every spoken word. We aren't much closer to that scenario now than we were a decade ago.
A show and tell with a friend and his new Windows 8.1 hybrid exposed 5 things newbies can do to make the transition from Windows 7 easier.
The Atom family of processors has long promised reasonable performance with good battery life for mobile gear. Bay Trail finally fulfills that promise by Intel.
Google is bringing its Chromebook to four Indian schools as part of a global scheme to introduce and increase adoption of the laptops in the education sector.
Next year could be a great year in mobile tech if these advances become reality.
A small, donation-ware utility written to let MacBook Pro users monitor how their video cards can affect battery life can serve a dual purpose: rescue a laptop with an erratic video card.
The interest in this economical hybrid is off the charts so it's time to share what I like about it along with what I wish was better.
One day a week let's put the mobile gadgets away and relate to one another.
PC makers haven't had much luck with tablets, but the pieces are falling into place to build a credible contender with Android or Windows 8. For the past few weeks I’ve been trying out two new tablets from Dell that illustrate how PC companies are trying to catch up.