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Check out Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 with the release preview now available

Check out Internet Explorer 11 on Windows 7 with the release preview now available

Rich Edmonds 41

Microsoft is charging full steam ahead with development on not only its desktop Windows platform, but also its popular web browser. Internet Explorer 11 is now available for Windows 7 as a pre-release, one step up from the developer preview we recently looked at. This release contains numerous performance improvements, updates to web standards support, as well as alterations made to...

Size does matter – InFocus launches a 70 inch Windows 8 PC to prove it

Size does matter – InFocus launches a 70 inch Windows 8 PC to prove it

Michael Archambault 58

  How are you enjoying your adorable little 10 inch Windows 8 tablet? Or maybe you decided to pick up an even smaller 8 inch device. Well, the folks at InFocus, have their eyes on a bigger playing field with their latest 70 inch "BigTouch" touchscreen PC running Windows 8. The company’s ginormous multi-touch PC supports up to five fingers at once and sports a resolution of 1920x1080....

Review: ThinkPad Tablet 2 - this is the Atom powered device you have been looking for

Review: ThinkPad Tablet 2 - this is the Atom powered device you have been looking for

Michael Archambault 47

As soon as you pick up Lenovo’s ThinkPad Tablet 2, you know it is going to be something special.  It's minimal styling and thin design present a tight and durable tablet computer that really shines.  The ThinkPad Tablet 2 ranks among the best we've seen but it is one of the more pricey options to consider. Grab a cup of coffee, sit back, and read on to learn exactly how good a tablet...

Asus announces the T100: Windows 8.1 device with 11 hours of battery life just for $349

Asus announces the T100: Windows 8.1 device with 11 hours of battery life just for $349

Sam Sabri 161

In late 2007 Asus kicked off a new segment of personal computers called netbooks with their Eee PC line. The devices initially ran Linux, but later brought Windows into the mix. They were, for a time, wildly successful. They fit the computing needs of 90% of the population. You could easily browse the web, check email, compose Word documents, and more for a relatively inexpensive...

Microsoft backs down: Developers can now download Windows 8.1 RTM and Visual Studio 2013 RC

Microsoft backs down: Developers can now download Windows 8.1 RTM and Visual Studio 2013 RC

Sam Sabri 99

If we we’re clinical psychologists (we’re not) we might suggest that Microsoft is suffering from dissociative identity disorder, something also known as multiple personality disorder. The company has been doing 180s on products and announcements more frequently than anyone one company should. Take for example some of the backtracking Microsoft did with the Xbox One and features...

 HP introduces all-in-one Envy Recline; wants you to take your desktop off the desk

HP introduces all-in-one Envy Recline; wants you to take your desktop off the desk

Michael Archambault 29

All-in-one desktops don’t seem like an area that need much revolutionizing; they are essentially monitors that tilt and feature an integrated PC – features stop at folding the monitor down flat to use as a tabletop PC. HP believes they can take all-in-one desktops PCs a step farther by bringing them off your desk and into your lap. The new HP Envy 23 and 27 Reclines are beautifully...

Lenovo bends over backwards to get your attention at IFA – launches new YOGA machines

Lenovo bends over backwards to get your attention at IFA – launches new YOGA machines

Michael Archambault 57

The introduction of Windows 8 had brought a plethora of devices that flip, detach, and swivel. Lenovo feels they have captured the ultimate form factor with their patented 360 degree flip hinge and YOGA line of machines, and have this year introduced a collection of new devices at IFA 2013. One of our previously favorite notebooks, the IdeaPad YOGA 13, will be grabbing an impressive...

Panasonic introduces a 20 inch 4K tablet - get ready to take out a second mortgage

Panasonic introduces a 20 inch 4K tablet - get ready to take out a second mortgage

Michael Archambault 75

Sometimes size does matter, at least for Panasonic; the company has just introduced a brand new 20 inch 4K tablet running Windows 8.1. The new tablet is under the company’s Toughpad branding and is aimed at bringing a high resolution experience to professional creative types. The Panasonic Toughpad tablet will be available with expandable RAM up to 8 GB and a solid state drive up to...

LG unveils new All-In-One UltraWide PC – monitors have never looked so awkwardly wide

LG unveils new All-In-One UltraWide PC – monitors have never looked so awkwardly wide

Michael Archambault 59

Today at IFA 2013 in Berlin, Germany, LG announced a brand new UltraWide All-In-One PC known as the V960. The unit features a 21:9 aspect ratio monitor powered by an NVidia GeForce FT 640M GPU and backed by Microsoft's Windows 8 operating system. The gigantic 29-inch machine includes a built in TV Tuner, so you can switch between working on the next great American novel and your...

Dell launches new Latitude Ultrabook line - really starts to understand design

Dell launches new Latitude Ultrabook line - really starts to understand design

Michael Archambault 69

Lenovo has been generating some noise in the enterprise sector with their famous ThinkPad line (formally an IBM brand), but Dell is a bit tired of going unnoticed. The company’s last generation of Latitude business notebooks made us questions who exactly was in control of the horrendous design, but with this latest series refresh – we are impressed. This week the company unveiled their...