Laptops News

Microsoft fix

Users are being overcharged for PC repairs

News 21 Jul, 2014 Clare Hopping

A Which? report has revealed people are being charged too much when they head into high street PC repair shops

Apple MacBook Pro 2014: Specs we want and confirmed features

News 18 Jun, 2014 Khidr Suleman

MacBook Pro 2014 to feature OS X Yosemite which will deeply integrate with iOS 8

Apple WWDC 2014: iOS 8, iWatch, OS X 10.10 & new MacBooks

News 2 Jun, 2014 Alex Hamilton

What will Apple CEO Tim Cook announce at WWDC later today? iOS 8? The iWatch? Or, some new MacBooks? We run through the possibilities

Surface Pro 3 vs MacBook Air (11in): Can a tablet replace a laptop?

News 21 May, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Does the Windows tablet have a chance of outperforming the most portable MacBook?

Toshiba SD cards

US lawsuit alleging SD memory card price-fixing is revived

News 15 May, 2014 Reuters

Panasonic, Toshiba and SanDisk head back to court over SD cards

Google Chromebooks

Google & Intel beef up Chromebooks with Haswell chips

News 7 May, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Lenovo's first Chromebook to include a touch screen

MacBook Pro/w Retina display (2013) vs MacBook Air (2014)

News 6 May, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Is the six-month old MacBook Pro still better than the MacBook Air 2014?

Over half of apps rarely used, Ofcom reports

News 2 May, 2014 Rene Millman

Apps more popular than browsers but most are never used

Apple MacBook Air

MacBook Air gets refreshed: Faster processor, lower price

News 29 Apr, 2014 Alex Hamilton

11.6in MacBook Air now starts at £749

Danger sign

Sony sounds alarm over VAIO battery fire risk

News 11 Apr, 2014 Jane McCallion

Customers urged to stop using laptops because of potential overheating issues

VMware promises enterprise low-cost route to VDI

News 9 Apr, 2014 Caroline Donnelly

Virtualisation giant claims moves to cut cost of virtual desktops are starting to pay off

Google Chromebooks

Google enlists Citrix to bring Windows apps to Chromebooks

News 9 Apr, 2014 Kyle Nazario

Search giant Google hopes making it easier to install Windows apps will drive Chromebook adoption

Dell introduces Rugged Extreme Latitude devices

News 2 Apr, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Latitude 12 and 14 fully ruggedised devices coming in May

Android set to dominate 2014 device shipments

News 27 Mar, 2014 Jane McCallion

Android will continue as dominant OS for next 24 months, claims research

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Samsung Chromebook 2 set for 1 May UK release date

News 21 Mar, 2014 Clare Hopping

Google's Chromebook 2 hasn't been priced for the UK yet, but is expected to cost around £220 for the 11.6-inch version.

HP unveils ElitePad 1000 tablet aimed at business users

News 24 Feb, 2014 Rene Millman

HP's thinnest tablet sports 64-bit Windows 8.1, and an Intel Bay Trail processor.

Sony to sell its PC division & cut 5,000 jobs

News 6 Feb, 2014 Khidr Suleman

Firm to spin-off TV business as it continues road to recovery.

HP recalls faulty Google Chromebook chargers

News 18 Dec, 2013 Rene Millman

Reports of chargers overheating and melting.

Plug socket

IEC outlines tech specs for universal laptop chargers

News 17 Dec, 2013 Caroline Donnelly

Standards assessment body hopes reduction in different charger types will cut e-waste levels.

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HP revamps enterprise class EliteBooks

News 10 Dec, 2013 Khidr Suleman

Firm introduces ForcePad, QHD screens and 4G connectivity.