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Intel ‘live’ Ultrabook demo was faked?

01/10/2012, [CES 2012] It is Milli Vanilli all over again when Intel’s Mooley Eden was caught cheating at yesterday’s CES 2012 press conference, where he played a video file using VLC Media Player while ‘hand-synching’ a driving game to lead...

HP ENVY 14 Spectre – The Ultimate Glass Ultrabook

01/09/2012,   [CES 2012] 2012 is the year of the ultrabook, with Intel and HP leading the way. With tablets competing against mobile computer and offering sleek bodies with enough power to get by the day without recharging, the PC manufacturers have to put more...

Intel Nikiski prototype ultrabook demonstrated at CES

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] At Intel’s press conference today, the company unveiled its plans to flood the market with over 75 different ultrabooks this year. While most of them weren’t anything out of the ordinary, there was one which caught our attention: a...

Acer Aspire S5 is world’s thinnest Ultrabook

01/08/2012, [CES 2012] Acer kicks off their CES 2012 campaign with the Acer Aspire S5, which is what they deem to be thinnest Ultrabook in the world. Seeing is believing, and here at the Acer press conference, the Aspire S5 is certainly a beauty to behold, measuring...

Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra goes on for 8 hours

01/08/2012, [CES 2012] Acer continues the Ultrabook game with their latest release, the Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra that approaches netbook-level battery life without having to weigh a ton. We are talking about an 8-hour battery life here, and as you know, Ultrabooks...

Vizio enters the laptop and desktop game

01/07/2012, [CES 2012] After making an entry into the tablet market last year, it looks like Vizio is ready to take on a bigger market. According to a Finantial Times report, Vizio will be showing off two Windows 7 all-in-one computers and three notebooks at CES...

LG Z330 and Z430 Ultrabooks

01/04/2012, [CES 2012] CES 2012 is set to be a party for Ultrabooks – and LG intends to join in with the LG Z330 and Z430 models. The LG Z330 (as seen above) is said to be a “super Ultrabook” which will actually perform far better than regular...

Acer’s rumored 15″ ultrabook could cost $699

12/21/2011, One of the original problems that manufacturers faced with regards to ultrabooks was its price. Intel was pushing for ultrabooks to be priced around the $999 mark and many manufacturers found it quite difficult to achieve those numbers, but given how fast...

Samsung Series 5 ultrabooks announced for South Korea

12/12/2011, So far ultrabooks have usually been in the 11-13” range, but Samsung has decided to defy convention by unveiling a 14” ultrabook (and seemingly stretching the definition of an ultrabook) alongside a 13” model under their Series 5 title, which so far...

AMD looking to enter ultrathin market Q1 2012

12/12/2011, According to a recent interview that AMD gave with The Australian (requires a subscription), it would seem as though AMD has plans to enter the ultrabook game themselves. However it is obvious that they will not be using the ultrabook name as it is a term...

ASUS to debut display swiveling ultrabook in 2012?

12/09/2011, A few days ago we reported that according to a rumor, future ultrabooks could be seeing touch screen functionality. As to whether that will be a feature many will be looking forward to remains to be seen, and it appears to further corroborate those...

HP Folio 13 ultrabook now on sale

12/08/2011, With all the talk of ultrabooks making their way around the internet, you can’t be blamed if you decided that you might want one for yourself. If that’s the case, HP has entered into the ultrabook market with their first offering, the Folio 13 and the...

Touch screen functionality coming to ultrabooks?

12/07/2011, One of the reasons Intel has been pushing the ultrabook standard pretty hard is due to the recent increase of tablet adoption. With laptops starting to look more bulky compared to a tablet, Intel wanted a happy middle that would give users the power of a...

LG unveils Z330 ultrabook

12/05/2011, With ASUS, Acer and Lenovo attempting ultrabooks of their own, we can’t say that we’re too surprised to find out that LG has decided to hop on board the ultrabook bandwagon as well with their Z330 ultrabook, a new addition to their Xnote line.