08/22/2011, While HP announced that they would be discontinuing their webOS tablets and smartphones, their plans of spinning off their PC business still has yet to be confirmed, but it appears until a decision has been made the company will continue to churn out products, such as the HP Compaq 8200 Elite all-in-one PC.
08/18/2011, Computers have certainly come a long way since it was first unleashed upon the world, and IBM has been a name associated with computers for as long as I can remember. Well, the company is now working on a couple of prototype chips that is said to be able to process data in a rather similar manner as that of how humans actually digest information compared to the kind of […]
08/16/2011, MSI has just announced the availability of two new notebooks – the X460 and X460DX. Featuring an ultra slim profile, and 14″ displays, these notebooks are designed for professionals on the go. The computers pack Intel Core processors, Intel Integrated GMA HD or NVIDIA GeForce GT540M video cards, Microsoft Windows 7, up to 6GB of RAM, 500-750GB of hard disk space, and THX TruStudio PRO. What’s great about these notebooks […]
08/15/2011, If you’re looking forward to Dell’s next all-in-one computer, you’ll be excited to hear about the Dell Vostro 360 that had its details leaked before it was officially announced by Dell. Dell Support documents for the Vostro 360 were recently discovered, giving us an idea of what the computer will be packing when it is released. The Dell Vostro 360 will feature: an Intel h61 Express chipset with Intel Core […]
08/10/2011, Apple has prided themselves in doing something for the environment, such as making sure that their products are made from materials that do not harm the environment, such as the lack of certain chemicals. They have also a recycling program, which until recently required the user to pay $30 if they sent in a product for recycling, or for free if they bought a Mac at the same time.
08/09/2011, Can’t make up your mind about whether you want to purchase a laptop or a tablet for your next portable computer? Dell is here to simplify the choice for you. While other companies have been creating tablets that combine with a dock to turn into a laptop, carrying an extra dock around can be a pretty cumbersome affair. Dell’s Latitude XT3 convertible tablet eschews the dock concept and attaches the […]
08/01/2011, We looked at the AutoWed wedding machine a couple of months ago that brought technology into the sacred wedding ceremony, and today, we bring you news of another tech-infused wedding. A couple from Houston were wedded by a computer, after Miguel Hanson could not manage to enlist the help of his friend to serve as a minister at his wedding. Miguel and bride Wesley then decided to turn towards the […]
07/30/2011, Remember the $25 Raspberry Pi minicomputer we talked about a couple of months ago? Well it looks like there’s been significant progress since then. The PCB layout of the Raspberry Pi has been finalized and an alpha release has been sent to manufacture. This means that the computer should be undergoing testing pretty soon, and when all the bugs and problems are weeded out, it will probably go on to […]
07/28/2011, If you thought that iBUYPOWER was only good for churning out affordable gaming computers, you were wrong. The company has just announced a new line of desktops designed to speed up your work by letting you work faster with high-end computers. Aptly named the Professional Series, the computers will features 2nd generation Intel Core i7 processors, RAID cards, and NVIDIA Quadro graphics cards. If the default configurations aren’t what you’re […]
07/25/2011, Abee Japan has just announced a new slim form factor PC casing that will no doubt turn heads (assuming you get to bring it out of the house or you get people back to your home to check it out) with its sexy looks and sleek build. Called the ACUBI A40, this computer housing resembles a PlayStation 2 that’s standing on its side. It stands 623mm tall, and supports Mini […]
07/25/2011, Some might say that notebooks will be phased out in the future as long as improvements to the tablet market continue by leaps and bounds, as there might not be any need for a clamshell form factor any more if the tablet is able to cram in the necessary parts to rival any decent notebook. Well, take the idea of that one step further, and what do you get? Perhaps […]
07/24/2011, Lego blocks are some of the most versatile toys ever invented. From making impressive models like the Super Star Destroyer to creating fully functioning turntables, these building blocks from Denmark seem to be usable in almost every way imaginable. While this isn’t the first Lego PC case mod we’ve seen, this is one of the most impressive. Created by Mike Schropp, this massive Lego PC case made out of 2,000 […]
07/15/2011, While technology is usually designed for the more youthful in mind, the elderly haven’t been completely forgotten about, as evident by the recently released Telikin Touchscreen PC. Designed for (but not limited to) less tech savvy seniors, the Telikin Touchscreen PC is basically an all-in-one touchscreen computer loaded with a customized operating system that isn’t Windows.
07/13/2011, One of the main reasons a lot of people didn’t upgrade from Windows XP to Windows Vista was mainly due to the high system requirements needed to run the operating system. It looks like Microsoft has learnt from their mistakes and has decided to not let history repeat itself. It probably also wants to avoid the whole “Vista Capable lawsuit” that Microsoft got in trouble for when it promoted PCs […]