The chip giant has a bit of a change of heart it seems. Up until now Intel did not think much of laptops that did not run Microsoft’s Windows operating system, but changing times call for changing approach. New rumors suggest that Chipzilla has altered its tune. Windows 8 may not have done enough to rekindle interest...

Windows 8 is here to stay, and even though it isn’t selling like hotcakes I believe that Microsoft (and Windows 8) will be an important part of the evolution of the PC, not the death of it. The problem right now (in my humble opinion) is that Windows 8 and the PC market is struggling with an identity crisis. Windows 8...

The Samsung Ativ Smart PC 500T is a prototype of what we are likely to see a lot of in the enterprise in 2013 – Windows 8 convertibles that can be used as touchscreen tablets or notebooks. The Smart PC 500T is a nice machine that goes beyond the ideals of the Surface RT and RT-based tablets.  Running on Intel’s...

Dell have released the XPS 12 convertible Ultrabook to the market. You can now pre-order it for $1,199.99. That will get you an Intel Core i5 processor, 4GB of RAM, a 128GB solid-state drive, and a 12.5-inch touch display running at a 1920 x 1080 resolution. It also has a swiveling screen that lets you use it as...

Yesterday at IFA, Toshiba showed off its wares in the form of the U925t convertible. The U925t is a 12.5-inch tablet which, if pushed upward, reveals a full keyboard underneath. The slider docks at a slight tilt, at which point it feels just like any other Toshiba laptop. Toshiba’s ‘best of both worlds’ mobile...