Netbooks

Toshiba ARM Based Windows 8/RT Tablets On Ice – Delivery Problems with TI and Qualcomm CPU’s?

Uhoh, this is not a good sign! The Japanese manufacturer Toshiba has abandoned plans for the introduction of Windows RT tablets and laptops running on ARM-based technology (that is the ARM version of Windows 8). Toshiba officially stated that “delayed components that make a timely…

Rikomagic ARM Netbook with 10.1 Inch Display & Ubuntu Linux 12.04 *Video*

The British company Rikomagic specializes in the distribution of all kinds of cheap Chinese gadgets in Europe and brings so among other things, like the MK802 Mini PC to us. Now they have chosen a new product – an ARM netbook. Like the MK802, the…

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Ultrabook Coming August 21st For $1400

Lenovo’s new Thinkpad X1 Carbon was officially presented in May, but since then things have been very quiet concerning the business friendly ultrabook. Lenovo’s plan was to prove that their new Ultrabook… can also appeal to professional users because of its very thin and light

ASUS Invited to IFA 2012 – Tablets, Convertibles & Ultrabooks with Windows 8?

ASUS wants their Windows 8 devices to be at the fore front of the competition. At least the TF600 and TF810 and two new Transformer tablets will come with Microsoft’s new touch OS Windows 8 pre-installed. At the IFA 2012 in late August and early…

ASUS Zenbook Comparison Video: UX32VD vs. UX31E

We already unboxed the new 13 inch ASUS Zenbook and made a brief walk through video of the ultrabook. Now, in addition, we’ve added a direct comparison video between the UX32VD and its predecessor the UX31E. The new Zenbook outclasses the earlier model in a…

Mac OS X Mountain Lion Update: New Firmware for MacBook Air, Dropbox, Office & More

The newest version of Mac OS X, Mountain Lion, is now available in the Mac App Store for $19.99. A series of bug fixes and internal program updates as well as a few third party updates like Dropbox and Microsoft Office round out the update.…

Apple Reveals Quarter 3 Sales Figures: 9 Million Less iPhones Sold Than in Q2 2012

The 3rd quarter is finished and already Apple has announced their new numbers. Even though the numbers are somewhat weaker than in the second quarter, Apple was able to increase their profits when compared to the corresponding quarter in 2011: $ 35 billion in revenues…

HP Envy 6 Ivy Bridge Sleekbook Unboxing and Detailed Walk Through- Video

The HP Envy 6 Ivy Bridge Sleekbook has finally arrived in our office in Taiwan. We took a look at the 15.6 inch laptop in an unboxing and detailed video walk through. The video features the Intel Core i5 Ivy Bridge generation laptop with Radeon…

ASUS Zenbook UX32VD Unboxing & Compared to the UX31E

The 13” Asus Zenbook UX32VD is a very sexy machine as it seems to have everything and you don’t really have to sacrifice much well that’s not exactly true, you do pay for the luxury. For $1,349 from Amazon at the high end it has…

Acer Aspire One 756 with the Celeron 877 Review – Video

Acer has come to market with a device that is the new benchmark for the netbook category. The Aspire One 756 is 11.6 inches and runs an Intel Celeron 877 CPU which is actually based on Sandy Bridge architecture. We ran it through the paces…

Vizio Ultrathin Notebook with 15.6 Inch Full HD Display & Intel Core i7 in Unboxing & First Impressions Video

The U.S. manufacturer Vizio is one of the smaller suppliers of Ultrathins and ultrabooks. Vizio’s large 15.6-inch ultrathin has been available for several weeks, but now a user on the Neowin forum has taken a closer look at the new Ultra…-thin notebook from Vizio.

Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook Coming This Fall For Developers with Ubuntu Linux

Dell is starting off the year with the sale of ultrabooks featuring Ubuntu Linux. Dell wants to set off “Project Sputnik” this fall with the Dell XPS 13 Ultrabook… in a special version with Ubuntu Linux 12.40 for developers. Initially, the ultrabook will be available

iPhone 5 Rumors, Aspire One 756, Galaxy S3 Clone & T-shirt Winners

Need to get caught up what’s going with in mobile tech news? We’ve got a round up for you that will go over the iPhone 5 rumors, Acer’s new 11.6 inch offering with the business focused B113 and the Aspire One 756 and of course…

ASUS Padfone Docking Station Review After 6 Weeks – Is it Worth Buying?

Well it’s been 6 weeks since we picked up the Padfone… and we thought that we would give you our impressions of the docking station.  We have already done a 4 week review of just the phone and now we thought we would follow up

Acer Aspire One 756 11.6″ Notebook with Celeron 877 CPU Unboxing, Comparison & Hands On

The new Acer Aspire One 756 has arrivied in our Taipei office in all of its 11.6 inch glory!  We’re pretty excited to have gotten it so quickly but then again the ACER headquarters is literally around the corner. This new Ultra…-thin notebook comes