Sean Portnoy

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Sean Portnoy started his tech writing career at ZDNet nearly a decade ago. He then spent several years as an editor at Computer Shopper magazine, most recently serving as online executive editor. He received a B.A. from Brown University and an M.A. from the University of Southern California.

Sean Portnoy is a freelance technology journalist; currently, all work that Sean does is on a contractural basis. Sean has also written corporate communications documents for CA.Sean does not accept gifts from companies he covers. All hardware products he writes about are purchased with his own funds or are review units covered under formal loan agreements and are returned after the review is complete.

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CES 2012: Lenovo rolls out new IdeaCentre all-in-ones, gaming desktop

CES 2012: Lenovo rolls out new IdeaCentre all-in-ones, gaming desktop

While not as sexy as some of its other product introductions, Lenovo's new desktop offerings include a pair of new all-in-ones and a full-fledged gaming PC from the Chinese manufacturer.Both the IdeaCentre B540 and B340 all-in-ones come with an option for OneKey TV technology, which allows you to switch with just one button click between PC mode and using the display as a full-fledged TV.

January 8, 2012 by in Lenovo

Lenovo joins 3D laptop fray with IdeaPad Y560d

Lenovo joins 3D laptop fray with IdeaPad Y560d

The 3D laptops are coming fast and furious now, with Toshiba announcing one the other day and now the normally staid Lenovo venturing into the third dimension with the IdeaPad Y560d.The Y560d is a little different in that it uses passive polarized 3D glasses rather than active-shutter ones, and uses an ATI Radeon HD 5730 graphics card instead of an Nvidia one.

June 16, 2010 by in Lenovo