And it brings with it’s a lot of surprises. First off, the LG Tab Book Duo is a rather unexpected launch, in that the company has been rather silent when it comes to tablets in recent times. The Korean giant has not releasing anything of note since the G Pad family with its meddling hardware. This sleek and beautiful...

Things just keep on getting from bad to worse for Samsung. While LG is matching their every move in the consumer electronics segment, they are also losing their hold in the mobile arena. And now you can add tablets and laptops to the list too. Technically they still fall under the mobile domain, but tablets and...

While fingerprint sensors on laptops were available long before the iPhone 5S popularized the concept, their adoption never really took off on these portable computers. Sure, many flagship smartphones now come with this functionality, allowing owners of the device to gain access to the device simply using a touch of...

Microsoft’s longtime partners is making some moves on the Windows hardware front. The popular Dell Inspiron 15 7000 series is the company’s line of consumer friendly notebooks. Which is to say, these are relatively affordable models — and hence, a hit with buyers. Well, if you’re in for one, then you’ll be glad to...

So much for peace talks! Samsung is ending sales of Windows based laptops in Europe. Chromebooks too, but the remarkable thing here is just how quickly Samsung drops out from markets. Instead of, you know, putting up a fight. Granted, I’ve only ever seen one other person buying (and using) a Samsung notebook in my...

It is rather amusing that both HP and AMD have been left out of the mobile game. While Intel and others are making steady progress, both these companies leave much to be desired. However, on the PC front, there still is plenty of fight left in them. And both have partnered up to launch one of the first notebooks...

Some new moves from Acer, after all. The company has been slow to react on the Windows front lately, but with the Back to School season approaching, a bunch of new Acer models have been announced. The newest are a couple of really affordable fanless laptops. Going by the name of Acer Aspire E11 and V11, these...

Well, having more options never killed anybody, so why not? Computing security has become the topmost concern for many users, particularly for those that rely on mobile devices. No one wants to see personal, family or business information land in the wrong hands because of a stolen device. And while steps have already...

The search for the best display on a laptop, and by that extension even on a PC, could well come to end with the ASUS Zenbook NX500. This new flagship ultrabook was officially unveiled at Computex 2014 last week. And it ticks all the right checkboxes when it comes to hardware specifications. The elegant premium feel...

If you are out of the loop, Compal is one of the most important OEMs around. The company handles production of notebooks (among others) for some of the biggest brand vendors. You know, companies like Acer, Dell, Fujitsu, HP, Lenovo and Toshiba. And they have just received the very prestigious IF Design Award this...