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Lenovo Group Limited, commonly known as Lenovo, is a Chinese consumer electronics company that is based in Morrisville, North Carolina. The company was founded in 1984 in Beijing, China by Chinese businessman Liu Chuanzhi, and was eventually incorporated in Hong Kong in 1988 under its former name, Legend. Lenovo became a publicly traded company after listing in Hong Kong in 1994. The name Lenovo, which is a shortened portmanteau of the words Legend and the Latin word "novo" (meaning: new) was officially used in 2003 when the company announced its plans to develop outside China. Lenovo's products include personal computers, notebooks, tablets, AIOs, mobile phones, servers, storage devices, workstations, and more. Lenovo is one of the world's largest PC vendors.

Lenovo FLEX 2 Laptops Announced

04/15/2014, Lenovo has recently announced that they have added two new computers to their FLEX lineup in the form of the FLEX 2. The FLEX 2 laptops will come in two different sizes, a 14-inch display ora 15.6-inch display, but apart from the difference in display...

Lenovo Z40 & Z50 Entertainment-Focused Laptops Announced

04/15/2014, Laptops can be used for a variety of different things. It can be used primarily for work, or it can be used for entertainment purposes. Sure, a home theater PC setup would probably be ideal but for those on the go or for students who want to enjoy some...

Lenovo A540 AIO Desktop PC Announced

04/15/2014, All in one desktop computers are usually a great way to save space, especially if your table is pretty cluttered. They also tend to look more sleek than regular desktop PCs which is also worth consideration if aesthetics is extremely important to you....

PC Shipments See 4.4% YOY Decline, According To IDC

04/09/2014, Is the demand for the PC starting to slip in the face of smartphones, tablets, and Chromebooks as viable alternatives? Well it would seem so because according to a recent report from the IDC, they have reported that worldwide PC shipments totaled 73.4...

Lenovo’s IBM Server Unit Bid Raises National Security Concerns

04/06/2014, It has been quite a while since Lenovo announced its intention to purchase IBM’s server unit. The deal might not go through smoothly. A new report suggests that this bid has raised national security concerns, which means that the deal will now come...

Motorola By Lenovo Brand Might Be Under Consideration

03/31/2014, It has been a while since Google announced that its selling Motorola Mobility to Beijing-based Lenovo. When Google picked it up back in 2011 it didn’t put it through massive rebranding, it simply came to be known as “a Google...

Lenovo Recalls ThinkPad Batteries Over Fire Hazard

03/30/2014, Battery fires can be nasty business as we have seen in the past, which is why Lenovo has recently recalled around 37,000 ThinkPad batteries over a potential fire hazard. Thankfully these affected models aren’t any of Lenovo’s newer models, but rather...

Lenovo Spends $100 Million Acquiring New Patents And Licenses

03/21/2014, Not too long ago, Lenovo announced their plans to acquire Motorola Mobility from Google. Many probably assumed they’d be getting everything, but that really isn’t the case. In fact Google will still be holding onto some of the patents of Motorola...

Lenovo Will Continue Acquiring Companies To Accelerate Growth

03/18/2014, Beijing-based Lenovo recently announced its plans to acquire two major businesses. The company picked up Motorola Mobility from Google for $2.91 billion. It also purchased IBM’s server business for $2.3 billion, Lenovo previously purchased the...

Lenovo 50-Inch 4K Smart TV Could Be Powered By NVIDIA Tegra K1

03/16/2014, Much has already been said and written about the new NVIDIA Tegra K1. People now want to see which product becomes the first to be powered by this impressive chip. If there’s any weight to these claims, the first consumer product to be powered by...

Lenovo IdeaTab A Series Tablets Leaked

03/15/2014, Lenovo does seem to have gotten themselves into quite a groove with a bunch of upcoming new tablets for the masses, including the rumored 7” Lenovo IdeaTab A3300 and IdeaTab A3500 models, in addition to the 8” Lenovo IdeaTab A5500 as well as the 10”...

Ashton Kutcher Not Working On Smartphones, Lenovo Clarifies

03/05/2014, Some of you guys might recall that earlier last week, it was suggested that celebrity Ashton Kutcher could be working on new smartphones for Lenovo. In fact given how Kutcher had in the past has had a hand in designing Lenovo’s Yoga tablets, we didn’t...

Ashton Kutcher And Lenovo To Launch New Smartphones This Year

02/28/2014, Back in 2013, Lenovo thought that it would be a good idea to hire celebrity Ashton Kutcher to be one of their product engineers. This is not the first time we’ve seen tech companies use celebrities to help raise awareness for their products. In the past...