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Does Your New Core i7 17-inch MacBook Pro Run Very Hot?

04/26/2010, Not everybody out there can afford a 17-inch Core i7 MacBook Pro, but the folks over at PC Authority have got their hands on a unit, and it seems that they managed to get the CPU to temperatures of about 101 degrees when benchmarking it using Cinebench....

Intel’s Mobile Core i3, i5 and i7 Shortages Continue

04/26/2010, You might have been hearing blurbs about processor shortages from Intel recently, and now it seems like the situation is set to continue, as analysts and chip resellers have warned that the shortage might not break until May at the earliest. Thanks to the...

Core i7 Powered Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 Coming To Japan

04/21/2010, You might recall the Lenovo IdeaPad Y560 that was on show at CES a while back. If you were wowed by this notebook and live in Japan, you’re in luck, as the notebook is scheduled to be available in Japan this weekend. Specifications of the IdeaPad...

Asus EeeKeyboard Is Now Up For Pre-order On Amazon

04/21/2010, Love it or hate it, Asus’ EeeKeyboard is now up for pre-order on Amazon’s website for $599. If you think the price is too high, we can certainly understand that, after all, the specifications of it are nothing to shout about, but if space is a...

System 76 EduBook Is Powered By Ubuntu Linux

04/20/2010, Linux computer builders System 76 have added a new Ubuntu Linux powered netbook to its lineup, the System 76 Starling EduBook, which is more or less a rebadged Intel Classmate PC. The main difference is that instead of using the usual Windows XP...

Acer Aspire One 521 Netbook To Get An AMD Processor?

04/19/2010, Despite Intel’s Atom processor enjoying much of the success in the netbook market, let’s not forget that AMD is also still in the game, and word is going around the Acer is gearing up to launch a new 10.1-inch netbook that uses AMD’s...

NEC LaVie S Gets A Core i5 Processor

04/19/2010, NEC has recently announced its LaVie S, where the S stands for Slim. Considering that it’s just 35mm thick, you can feel that the S in its name is more or less justified. It will be going for 150,000 Yen ($1,630), but if you’re on a tight...

Intel Light Peak To Arrive In 2011

04/15/2010, You might remember Intel’s Light Peak connectivity option, which is capable of transferring files at a rate of 10Gbps. To make things better, it can also be compatible with a USB 3.0 connector, and considering the popularity of USB, this is...

Apple Officially Announces The New Core i5 And i7 MacBook Pros

04/13/2010, Leaks about the updated MacBook Pro (MBP) have been floating around a lot recently, and now it’s finally official! At a glance, the most obvious upgrades would be the Intel Core i5 processor option on the 15 and 17-inch MacBook Pros, and the Core i7...

Asus U30Jc Is Powered By Intel Core i3 And NVIDIA Optimus

04/05/2010, Folks looking for a laptop that blends performance with battery life will want to consider the Asus U30Jc, which is a 13-inch notebook that offers Intel’s Core i3 processor, along with NVIDIA’s Optimus graphics switching technology, which...

Panasonic Claims Google TV Sets Will Be Expensive

03/31/2010, If you’re wondering why Panasonic has decided to skip all the fanfare regarding Google’s Android TV, it’s apparently because it thinks that the devices will require processing power that adds too much to the cost of the set. While...

Via Announces The VX900 Media System Processor

03/24/2010, VIA might not be having a good a time as Intel in terms of the netbook market at the moment, but the company will certainly be hoping to make some progress with the announcement of its new VX900 media system processor, the successor to the previous VX800...