03/19/2012, If you can’t wait for Windows 8, perhaps it’s time to start shopping for a computer that is Windows 8 ready, and if such a device is right up your alley, you might be interested in taking a look at the Lenovo ThinkCentreM92z all-in-one desktop system. Photos of the upcoming computer have been leaked ahead of the device’s launch, but apart from that and some speculation, not much else is […]
03/19/2012, There are two major camps in the tablet market at the moment – the iPad from Apple, as well as Android-powered ones. There is the strong possibility of a third contender soon though, Windows 8 from Microsoft. Marko Ahtisaari, Nokia’s head of design has confirmed that Nokia is already working on a new tablet device which will run on the Windows 8 operating system, but here is news for Lenovo […]
03/16/2012, While third party batteries for laptops are a common purchase for a lot of users, it looks like Lenovo’s new ThinkPad Edge E430 and E530 laptops won’t have a market for them. According to The Verge, they were informed by a source about the laptop’s “Battery Safeguard” feature. Apparently Battery Safeguard will prevent unofficial batteries from working on the laptops. Laptops with this feature will scan batteries for a special […]
03/15/2012, Lenovo’s IdeaPad Y480 was introduced at CES this year, and made a brief appearance on Amazon’s website before being pulled off. Now it looks like the notebook has surfaced again, this time at the offices of the FCC. While the FCC visit doesn’t really give us any new details about the IdeaPad Y480, it does mean that the notebook is one step closer to hitting the stores. The IdeaPad Y480 […]
03/12/2012, The Lenovo IdeaTab S2109 has just knocked on the FCC’s doors, and if you want to be more specific, it is known as the S2109A-F. This is a tablet that will run on the latest Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich operating system, and is assembled by Foxconn. Don’t you think that it is rather interesting for Foxconn to assemble both iPads as well as Android tablets under the same roof? […]
03/09/2012, If you own a Lenovo ThinkCentre M90z and/or M70z, you might want to take a look at this. Lenovo has announced that they will be recalling both the M90z and M70z all-in-one desktop models due to a possible fire risk. The company has stated that they are currently recalling about 160,000 of the affected models in cooperation with the US Consumer Product Safety Commission.
02/22/2012, We know that Intel is coming out with a set of mobile processors of their own dubbed Medfield, and just the other day we reported on what appeared to be a Motorola smartphone with Android 4.0 on board and with Intel’s Medfield platform powering the device, and if you were looking forward to more Intel Medfield powered handsets, you may want to add Lenovo to that list.
01/30/2012, Good news for those of you with Lenovo IdeaPad and ThinkPad tablets – according to reports online, the Android will be seeing upgrades to the latest version of the operating system sometime next quarter. The tablets have been out for awhile now (they launched last July with Android Honeycomb), the long overdue Ice Cream Sandwich update will definitely be a welcome addition when it arrives. It won’t be one of […]
01/30/2012, Looking for a new laptop that offers decent graphics for a reasonable price, Lenovo’s IdeaPad Y470p might be just for you. Touted as the higher end sibling to the Y470 laptop, it features a 14″ 1366 x 768 display, a 2.2GHz Core i7 processor, a 750GB hard drive, 8GB of RAM, a 1GB AMD Radeon HD 7690M graphics card, a DVD writer, JBL speakers, Gigabit Ethernet, WiFi, Bluetooth, HDMI output, […]
01/27/2012, Interested in learning how to program Android (no love for iOS or Windows Phone?) apps? Well if you are, the good news is that Lenovo, together with the NAF (National Academy Foundation), are spearheading a new effort that will be bringing in a “mobile application development” curriculum to high school students within the NAF’s network. At the moment five high schools have been chosen to receive this new curriculum, although […]
01/27/2012, For those in the market for an affordable netbook/notebook, you might have recalled Lenovo’s ThinkPad X130e which was being targeted at students. Unfortunately due to its high demand, the ThinkPad X130e saw a delay to February, but it would appear as though Lenovo might have gotten things back on track and if the Lenovo ThinkPad X130e is still on your shopping list, you will be able to find a reseller […]
01/20/2012, Polycom, a company that manufactures and sells telepresence and voice communications solutions has announced a partnership with Lenovo that will see its video conferencing software being shipped with the latter’s future laptops and tablets. This is the first time a PC manufacturer has announced to provide certified Polycom-ready devices – a pretty big deal since Lenovo is the world’s second largest PC maker. In the first half of 2012, Lenovo […]
01/12/2012, [CES 2012] Contrary to popular belief, it seems that someone over at Intel’s booth got a whiff of the Lenovo K800 smartphone which runs on Google’s Android operating system, that it had the language option set to Chinese – and to cater for most of the crowd who dropped by, it seems that the menu on the K800 has been changed to English. Enjoy the image gallery of the Lenovo […]
01/12/2012, [CES 2012] Lenovo is set to deliver something interesting this year if you were to look beyond their Ultrabooks and computers – the Lenovo K800 smartphone which will be powered by Intel’s brand new Medfield mobile processor. Powered by the Google Android operating system, the K800 came with an all-Chinese menu, and so far, initial impressions of it have proved to garner more positive than negative comments, especially when you […]