Lenovo IdeaPad S300, S400 and S405 Thin and Light Laptops Announced

Lenovo has announced the expansion of its ultraportable IdeaPad laptop line with the new S300, S400, and S405 models. These new IdeaPads focus on a balance between portability and performance and are ideal for consumers looking for something more powerful than a netbook but with a longer battery life than a traditional laptop; all at […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Review

Not since the ThinkPad X300 has there been a ThinkPad that’s garnered as much attention as the new ThinkPad X1 Carbon has before it’s release. Internet forum users have been dissecting the minute details of the X1 Carbon for months in anticipation of its release. The X1 Carbon is a new 14” Ultrabook from Lenovo’s […]

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New HP Laptop Coupons for Labor Day 2012, up to $450 Off

HP has released some new coupons for the Labor Day 2012 weekend in addition to the already live coupon codes.  Here’s a listing of the new codes available: Use coupon code HP100LDS to get an extra $100 off any HP laptop or desktop priced $999 or more.  The only exclusions from this coupon are the […]

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HP Envy 6t-1000 Ultrabook Review

The HP Envy 6t-1000 is a 15.6” size thin and light laptop that HP is calling an Ultrabook, though it may not quite fit some of the expectations you’d have for that Ultrabook nomenclature.  At a weight of 4.75lbs it’s not exactly a MacBook Air, but then again it has a large 15” screen and […]

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New HP Coupons, up to $450 Off HP Pavilion Quad and ENVY Laptops!

HP has released some new coupons for the back to school 2012 season, you can get up to $430 off the dv6t Quad Edition and ENVY 15 or $450 off the dv7t Quad Edition and Envy 17.  Here are the details for these newly released coupons, good 8/24 – 9/5 2012: Use coupon code NB2481 […]

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Asus Zenbook UX31E Ultrabook with Free XBox 360 for $799 (Students)

Here’s another great deal via the Microsoft Store for an Asus UX31E Ultrabook + Free Box 360 if you’re a student – or just anyone with a .edu email address as that’s all they require, so alums or faculty with that type of email are in luck too! Here’s how to get the deal, sign […]

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Mac OS X Mountain Lion Gets Patched to Version 10.8.1

The newest Mac OS X already has its first upgrade!  Apple has just released the 10.8.1 update for early adopters of the Mountain Lion version of OS X. This update includes general operating system fixes that improve the stability and compatibility of Mountain Lion. Though Apple has not confirmed reports that 10.8.1 improves battery life, […]

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Windows 8 Upgrade for $14.99 Registration Opens

Looking to snag a copy of Windows 8 for cheap? Well, you’re in luck, but you will have to purchase a PC with Windows 7 first. Consumers will have until February 28th, 2013 to claim their promotional upgrade, which gives a Windows 8 Pro upgrade for a meager $14.99 for those who have purchased–or will […]

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HP Envy m4 Review – A Windows 8 Equipped Laptop

The Envy m4 is a new 14” notebook from HP that goes on sale this Fall, just about the time of the Windows 8 release  at the end of October. That makes sense as the m4 will come with Windows 8 as the default OS. The m4 is a middle of the road offering.  It’s […]

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How to Shut Down a Windows 8 Laptop

While the title of this article might seem ridiculous, it’s really not a joke, the Windows 8 interface is going to be a big change and it’s already been demonstrated that “average users” (such as Chris Pirillo’s Dad) might be left with their heads spinning just trying to figure out how to open a program.  […]

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