It was time. Dell has provided two of its most popular laptops a refresh, announcing a new model of the XPS 13 notebook, as well as refreshed the Inspiron line with upgraded hardware. And yes, the newly launched 8th generation Intel processors are smack in the center here. By most counts, the Dell XPS 13 is the most...

HP has made some big strides these past few months launching several budget devices, but the high-end Spectre 13 x360 seems like a good choice for those with more expensive tastes. This new Windows 8.1 convertible looks like a direct competitor for the Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro. Leaked details show the Spectre has a similar...

You’d have to think really hard to name some standout Windows based products this side of the Surface lineup. The Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro certainly looks like it could be one of them. Probably the most viable Surface Pro 3 alternative. The third iteration of the popular lineup of Windows powered convertibles from the...

While Windows 8 might be off to a somewhat slow start, those who have embraced the new OS understand that with it will come many changes to the way we use devices like laptops. With Windows 8, we continue to see hybrid devices that utilize touch technology and the ability to convert into to tablets. The way these...

Among the people I know who have installed Windows 8 on their desktops, 100% of them use their mouse as their major navigation method. This, for an OS that is predicated on touching, swiping, tapping and pinching. Also interesting is the fact that in each case, they are not as enthusiastic about Windows 8 on their...

A new report from AdDuplex (via Supersite for Windows) shows that of all Windows 8 devices out there, Windows Surface RT has the largest share of sales, at 6%. This has fallen from a month ago when the Surface Pro reportedly commanded 11% of the market, but it still has the largest share. The Surface RT and...

Windows 8 doesn’t represent just a UI change, it represents tons of new options in the world of tablets. If you are looking to bridge a traditional laptop experience with the portability and touch-capabilities of a tablet, you have a few options now. Let’s take a look at – and somewhat compare – three different styles...