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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New HP Coupons for 33% Off Pavilion and ENVY Performance Laptops!

It’s here!  The much awaited 33% off coupon that works for the HP Pavilion dv6t and dv7t Quad Edition laptops along with the ENVY 15 and 17 configure to order models.  Here are the details on this new 33% off coupon that can save you 1/3 of your money: Use coupon code NBY9121 to get […]

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Lenovo ThinkPad Carbon X1 Vs. Apple MacBook Air 13” Comparison (Video)

Two of the hottest Ultrabooks on the market right now, the Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon and Apple MacBook Air 2012, happened to be in my hands at the same time, so a comparison was irresistible.  What better medium than to use video to do that: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Carbon Vs Apple MacBook Air 13” (2012) […]

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HP Envy 4 and Envy 6 $100 Off Coupon, Pricing Starts at $485 for Students!

Here’s an incredible deal via the HP Academy program, you can get either the HP ENVY 6z or 4t Sleekbook for $100 off with coupon code NBE1983.  This means the ENVY 6z-1000 costs just $485 after the coupon code and the Envy 4t-1000 costs $485 after the NBE1983 coupon.  Here’s how to get the deal: […]

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