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...

Another Surface alternative incoming? If there’s one thing Microsoft wants is seeing a lot of new Windows powered tablet models making their way to the market. That’s really one of the reasons behind launching the Surface lineup — getting OEMs into the tablet game and get down with some innovations. And with each...

Excruciating is a word you don’t often hear in the context of computing technology, but the wait for Windows 9 is now a bit racking. A lot of rumors concerning the new OS await either confirmation or denial. With the next flavor of Window now the primary focus, things have slowed on other fronts. Here are a few other...

Although Samsung hogs the limelight, but another South Korean company, LG, is also an established technology leader. Microsoft and LG have partnered up on a number of ventures. But there still remains immense potential for both companies to further this association. LG is not a Windows Phone partner now, though the...

The world of Windows 8.1 tablets just got a fair bit more interesting these past few months, and it seems that the good stuff is yet to come, with more and more companies jumping in. Now there is word that LG might be launch its very own solutions — better in early, I say. The company has found good success with its G...

Of all Microsoft hardware partners, past and present, LG has been perhaps the most amusing case. The company has been completely out of the picture after releasing a Windows Phone 7 handset. And it has, on multiple occasions, played down the talk for some new Windows Phone 8 hardware. Even when Redmond announced a...

Microsoft have answered the question whether it can work with third-party partners after its acquisition of Nokia is complete, and answered in some style. Nine new companies are now ready to design and develop Windows Phones. Redmond made the official announcement saying that it is partnering up with Foxconn, Gionee,...

If there is one thing I absolutely dislike about laptops right now, it is the reluctance of hardware vendors to enhance the displays on their devices. Forget notebooks, even many ultrabooks are stuck by default in the horrifying 1366 by 768 pixels resolution. Go back a few years, and 1600 by 900 and 1920 by 1080...

There are rumors and then there are persistent rumors. South Korean mobile phone maker LG Electronics has long been said to be contemplating a Windows Phone 8 smartphone. However, the company has not yet decided (or made official its plans) to whether it will indeed launch a phone powered by Microsoft’s mobile...

Brace yourself for an industry first. Smartphones have finally overtaken their feature brethren for the first time this first quarter of the year. Times sure have changed. This is as momentous an occasion as cellphones outselling those plain old telephone sets. In fact, in what is traditionally considered a slow...