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T-series ThinkPads get Optimus switchable graphics
— 9:27 AM on October 5, 2010

In a strange, scattershot announcement this morning, Lenovo boasted about shipping its 60 millionth ThinkPad notebook and, at the same time, announced that ThinkPad...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Dual-core Atom slips into $330 Acer netbook
— 11:51 AM on October 4, 2010

Acer has made its refreshed Aspire One lineup official, and Engadget has all the gory details. The star of the show is the...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Deal of the week: An SSD and a cheap, jumbo-sized laptop
— 9:34 AM on October 1, 2010

Although the pace of new solid-state drive releases has slowed considerably over the past few months, prices are still going down. Take OCZ's 60GB, SandForce-based...

Type: News story Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Release roundup: Gaming on the go... and some thumb drives
— 4:20 PM on September 30, 2010

This week in our roundup of new product launches, we bring news from Antec, Origin PC, and Super Talent: ...

Type: News story Tags: Cases Storage Mobile computing

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Settlement site for Nvidia class-action suit appears
— 2:49 PM on September 30, 2010

If one of your notebooks is misbehaving or kicked the bucket because of the whole Nvidia bumpgate debacle, you might be entitled to compensation,...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Chipsets Mobile computing

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Acer Taiwan chief: Netbooks will live on
— 6:00 AM on September 30, 2010

With slates squeezing in from one side and consumer ultraportables exerting pressure from the other, netbooks don't have a whole lot of breathing room lately—and...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Poll: Do you prefer glossy or matte finishes on your notebook?
— 1:25 PM on September 29, 2010

Despite looking quite nice when all buffed up, glossy notebook surfaces easily become marred by an unsightly mess of fingerprints and smudges. When applied...

Poll Question: • I want my notebook to have a...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Asus' N82Jv 14-inch notebook
— 10:24 AM on September 29, 2010

This full-sized notebook marries a Core i5 processor, Optimus-enabled Nvidia graphics, and USB 3.0 connectivity. Is it a winning combination?

Type: Feature article Tags: Mobile computing

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12.1'' Toughbook weighs three pounds, has DVD drive
— 3:11 PM on September 28, 2010

Panasonic claims to have broken a world record with its new Toughbook S9 notebook: that of the "lightest 12.1" laptop with an integrated DVD...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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New ThinkPad has 11.6-inch display, affordable price tag
— 12:53 PM on September 28, 2010

Although I am very much smitten with the multitouch functionality of my current notebook's touchpad, there are times that I yearn for the ThinkPad-style nubbin...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Smudge-prone netbook de-glossed with scouring pad
— 2:02 PM on September 27, 2010

Glossy plastic is the scourge of the mobile world. Simply put, draping notebooks in shiny plastic that looks good buffed up for press photos...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Speed bumps aplenty in mobile Core 2010 refresh
— 10:59 AM on September 27, 2010

Intel has added a collection of new mobile CPUs to its Core 2010 lineup. CPU World has all the gory details on what...

Type: News story Tags: CPUs Mobile computing

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Acer intros Core 2010-based TimelineX ultraportables
— 9:40 AM on September 27, 2010

Look out, road warriors. Acer has expanded its lineup of ultraportable notebooks with fresh offerings based on Intel's CULV 2010 platform. That means Core...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Deal of the week: Something for everybody
— 5:13 PM on September 24, 2010

We've got a little bit of everything in today's deal post—enough to satisfy gamers, storage buffs, folks building power-hungry PCs, and Canadian laptop shoppers. Let's start...

Type: News story Tags: Power Storage Mobile computing Gaming

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Kids get their own notebook courtesy of Toshiba
— 2:22 PM on September 24, 2010

Kids these days are usually more comfortable with technology than their parents. It's no wonder, then, that according to an Opinion Solutions survey commissioned...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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Release roundup: A gaming laptop and a gaming headset
— 5:34 PM on September 23, 2010

We're not seeing too many e-mails about new product launches in our inbox this week. Luckily, Toshiba and Thermaltake have made up for it with...

Type: News story Tags: Multimedia Mobile computing

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DisplaySearch: 3D laptops aren't selling well
— 5:15 PM on September 22, 2010

Stereoscopic 3D seems to be the latest industry buzzword, with everyone from movie studios to Nvidia hyping up the technology as the next frontier in...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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Best Buy CEO: iPad cannibalizing laptops big time
— 2:45 PM on September 17, 2010

I'd heard about the iPad cannibalizing sales of netbooks, but drawing users away from full-featured notebooks? That's another thing entirely. According to Best Buy...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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