HP Slate 2 prototype unboxed

Last week HP announced its business-centric Windows 7-powered tablet, the HP Slate 2. In addition to announcing it, they also gave a sneak preview of what it would be like to buy it through an unboxing video. While the video shows a prototype version of the tablet (some features such as the protective case are missing), it’s basically what you’re going to get when you purchase the HP Slate 2.


Acer launches enterprise friendly Z2620G, Z2610G all-in-one desktop computers

Earlier we mentioned that Acer had announced two new all-in-one desktop solutions, the AZ5 and AZ3, which were targeted more towards home users, but for the enterprise user, don’t worry as Acer has not forgotten you guys with the Acer Veriton Z2620G and Z2610G. These all-in-one desktops are aimed at businesses where space conservation is a priority along with presentation, and based on the sleek black design, we have to […]


Internet Explorer 9 web browser share in the US almost hits 35%

Great news for fans and developers of Internet Explorer – Microsoft has just announced that 65% of Windows 7 users are now using modern browsers to surf the web – this means that they are surfing the web on browsers like Internet Explorer 9, Google Chrome 14+15 and Firefox 7. With everybody using an up to date browser, developers can focus on creating content that uses the latest technology instead […]


OCOSMOS OSC9 tablet up for pre-order

Earlier this year in January during CES, the OCOSMOS OSC9 tablet was displayed, and if it caught your attention with its “Smart O-Bar” remote controller, the good news is that the tablet has seen an upgrade to keep it relevant with current offerings and is now up for pre-order.


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Windows 7 surpasses Windows XP’s market share

When it comes to the lion’s share of operating systems that run on personal computers, Microsoft’s Windows takes the cake – and has done so for more than a decade and a half already. The thing is this, with a fair number of Windows releases already, which one tops it all off? Not necessarily the newest version – not at least until today, where Windows XP was finally knocked off […]


Toshiba Satellite L735D is a kid-friendly laptop

If you’re tired of your kid hogging your computer all day playing games, perhaps this rather affordable Toshiba kid-friendly laptop might be something you could take into consideration.


SKYTEX and EXOPC to introduce touch-friendly Windows 7 tablets

While Windows 7 is a great operating system on desktop computers, porting it over to the tablet didn’t exactly translate to a great user experience. Buttons and menus that were easy to click with a mouse cursor were sometimes a pain to use with fingers on a touchscreen. Most Windows apps aren’t designed with tablet users in mind, and the lack of functions such as hotkeys meant the use of […]


HP Pavilion dm1-4010us

The HP Pavilion dm1-4010us is an update of the previous model launched at CES 2011, the dm1-3020us. HP categorizes this new 11.6 inch notebook as an Ultraportable, which is different from the new Ultrabook category recently launched by Intel – to be labeled “Ultrabook”, the device should be thinner (0.83” for the dm1-4010us vs. 0.63” for the Toshiba Z830 , 0.58” for the Lenovo U300s and 0.68” for the MacBook […]


HP Omni 120 and HP Omni 220 All-in-One PCs

Today, HP is launching its new All-in-One PCs lineup, following the trend that shows a 40% penetration in the US desktop PC market. The HP Omni 120 and HP Omni 220 are the non-touch consumer models of the product line. The entry-level HP Omni 120 runs either the latest AMD Fusion or Intel processors, featuring a 20-inch HD display, a 750 GB hard drive, built-in speakers (selected models with Beats […]


HP TouchSmart All-in-One PCs

  HP, like the whole industry, is pushing All-in-One PCs both for consumers and small businesses. According to HP, the All-in-One PC segment has a 40% penetration rate in the US desktop PC market (retail). Today and for the third time, HP is refreshing its TouchSmart lineup with the introduction of the HP TouchSmart 320 (20-inch), HP TouchSmart 420 (21.5-inch) and HP TouchSmart 520 (23-inch) on the consumer side and […]


MSI X460 and X460DX notebooks now available

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 […]


iTableous: the giant iPhone-like table

If you’ve ever felt like the 10″ display of an iPad was too small for you, how about getting a 40″ iPhone instead? Well since Apple doesn’t make or sell those, a designer has come up with his own creation instead. Called the iTableous, this massive contraption resembles some sort of tomb with an oversized iPhone for a lid.


Windows XP, Vista unsupported in Boot Camp OS X Lion

If you have made the jump to the latest OS X Lion version of the operating system without forking out far more than what it is worth, and are interested in running old school Windows operating systems such as the venerable Windows XP and Windows Vista thanks to Boot Camp, then you are in for an unpleasant surprise. Either operating systems will not run in Boot Camp in OS X […]


Splashtop XDisplay turns your iPad into an extra screen for your PC

Wish you had an extra monitor but don’t feel like spending any extra money on getting one? If you have a computer running Windows 7, a WiFi connection and an iPad – you’re in luck. Splashtop Inc. has just announced the release of its Splashtop XDisplay app for iPad that turns your iPad into your second monitor for your desktop or laptop computer.