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ASUS Vivo Tab Smart comes to the UK as the ME400, priced at £399

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ASUS may have confused some of us with its similar-sounding Windows hardware range and it's showing no signs of stopping. It just announced that the Vivo Tab Smart (now the Vivo Tab ME400 to UK readers) will arrive in the British Isles on January 31st, priced at £399. The...
ASUS Vivo Tab Smart comes to the UK as the ME400, priced at £399
New last-gen MacBook Air: $699

The Kindle Paperwhite Is A Reader's Dream

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The e-reader arms race moves at a glacial pace. Barnes & Noble does one thing, Amazon follows. Amazon adds a feature and, slowly but surely, B&N adds the same thing. While the Kindle itself has been updated five times since 2008, it seems like it’s been around for decades and...
The Kindle Paperwhite Is A Reader's Dream

Amazon reveals new Kindle Paperwhite

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At a press event in Los Angeles today, online retail giant Amazon unveiled the newest version of its Kindle e-reader, the Kindle paperwhite. In addition to the previously rumored backlight and high-resolution screen, the new e-reader sports a few other features that weren't mentioned in leaks leading up to its...
Amazon reveals new Kindle Paperwhite

The Kindle with 'Paperwhite' Backlit Display

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The Kindle with 'Paperwhite' Backlit Display: As I was saying...  And while I poke fun at Amazon for their ridiculous PR tactics, I plan to buy this. Yes, even though I just bought a Kindle Touch less than a year ago. And yes, even though I have an iPad (and...
The Kindle with 'Paperwhite' Backlit Display

Acer Aspire V3 coming to Japan for $1,100 with right processor, wrong ppi

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Want a 2.1GHz Ivy Bridge Core i7 in your next media laptop? Mmm, yes please. And a 1080p LED backlit display to devour movies on? Well, of course. Then keep looking, because the Acer Aspire V3 maxes out at just 1366 x 768 -- despite being equipped with a...
Acer Aspire V3 coming to Japan for $1,100 with right processor, wrong ppi

System76 reveals Bonobo Extreme, a 17.3-inch Ubuntu-powered gaming laptop

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Now that Steam will be available for Ubuntu any time now, you might be interested in taking a look at System76's latest and greatest Ubuntu-powered laptop designed specifically for the gaming enthusiast: the Bonobo Extreme. The open-source machine-maker has made Ubuntu PCs before, like the Gazelle and Serval laptops...
System76 reveals Bonobo Extreme, a 17.3-inch Ubuntu-powered gaming laptop

Maingear reveals Solo 21 all-in-one, customize your 21.5-inch machine starting at $999

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Is an all-in-one more your style? Looking to welcome a new one to the fold? If so, Maingear is looking to oblige. The PC maker has just added all-in-ones to its arsenal with the Solo 21. A 21.5-inch 1080p LED backlit display packs a 3.3GHz Intel Core i3, 4GB...
Maingear reveals Solo 21 all-in-one, customize your 21.5-inch machine starting at $999

Toshiba releases 7.7mm-thick AT200 tablet in UK for £399

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Toshiba's AT200 super-thin Android tablet (known as the Excite X10 in the US) has quietly gone on sale in the UK, exclusively at Carphone Warehouse. Measuring just 0.3 inches thick and weighing under 1.2 pounds, Toshiba is calling the AT200 the world's thinnest 10.1-inch tablet. Aside from a svelte...
Toshiba releases 7.7mm-thick AT200 tablet in UK for £399

Amazon's next Kindle e-reader will have a "Paperwhite" backlit display

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Ever since Barnes & Noble debuted its backlit Nook e-reader, all eyes have been on Amazon for its upgraded Kindle. Now it looks like Amazon’s backlit e-reader has been leaked, ahead of the company’s media event next week. The Verge has gotten its hands on a series of images...
Amazon's next Kindle e-reader will have a "Paperwhite" backlit display

HP acknowledges complaints about the HP Envy 15's color calibration, will release a tuning utility in the 'coming weeks'

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If you remember, we had some mixed feelings about the HP Envy 15's IPS display when we took the laptop for a spin earlier this year. On the one hand, it offers great viewing angles and rich saturation. (Not to mention, when are we ever going to complain about...
HP acknowledges complaints about the HP Envy 15's color calibration, will release a tuning utility in the 'coming weeks'

Acer adds student-aimed B113 notebook to TravelMate line

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Acer has released the latest addition to its TravelMate line of notebooks. The TravelMate B113 is aimed at students and institutional customers, and sports a Core i3 Ivy Bridge processor with 4GB of RAM, a 1366x768-resolution 11.6-inch LED-backlit display, and a choice of either Windows 7 or Windows 8 Pro...
Acer adds student-aimed B113 notebook to TravelMate line

HP web store leaks 14-inch Chromebook Pavilion, to be unveiled on February 17

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Hewlett-Packard didn't have the best 2012, but that's not stopping the US company from getting on the Chromebook bandwagon. The HP Chromebook Pavilion was spotted by Slashgear on HP's own web store, despite the additional information section noting a February 17 "ad embargo" on the information. The little 14-inch...
HP web store leaks 14-inch Chromebook Pavilion, to be unveiled on February 17

Toshiba Excite 10 LE gets March 6th launch date, confirmed $530 price, yet another name

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First it was the AT200, then the Excite X10, and now it's the Excite 10 LE. But behind the onion-like layering of names sits a singular and rather beautiful slate, with a 10.1-inch LED backlit display, a 7.7mm (0.3-inch) chassis and a righteous 1280 x 800 resolution. Toshiba says...
Toshiba Excite 10 LE gets March 6th launch date, confirmed $530 price, yet another name
Kindle Paperwhite review

Booting Up: Stop Talking About Ditching Email Edition

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You’re welcome for the Comic Sans. (Photo: American Treasure Tour) Here’s the new Amazon Kindle. It has a “paperwhite” backlit display. [The Verge] Facebook set to launch email and phone number-based ad targeting this week which is only mildly creepy. [TechCrunch] Fantasizing about ditching email is porn for tech people,...
Booting Up: Stop Talking About Ditching Email Edition

HP unveils four new business and consumer all-in-ones with Ivy Bridge insides

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HP announced a raft of new Ivy Bridge desktops back in April, but it had a few more all-in-ones up its sleeve. Today the company is unveiling a mix of business- and consumer-targeted machines: the Compaq Elite 8300, Compaq Pro 6300, Envy 23 and Pavilion 23. Let's tackle the...
HP unveils four new business and consumer all-in-ones with Ivy Bridge insides

Maingear's Pulse 11-inch gaming laptop has designs on M11x mourners

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Gamers who'd been eyeing up an Alienware M11x may have been rightly irked when the 11-inch form factor was yanked off shelves. Fortunately, Maingear is stepping in with a laptop that slots an Ivy Bridge CPU into equally compact hardware. The Pulse 11 has an 11.6-inch 1366 x 768...
Maingear's Pulse 11-inch gaming laptop has designs on M11x mourners

Specialized Turbo e-bike is too fast and furious for the western world (video)

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While not quite the fastest commercially available e-bike in the world as some have suggested (as far as we can tell, that claim belongs to a DIY kit out of Taiwan by a company called Cyclone), the Specialized Turbo is still a speedy little beast. In fact, it's fast...
Specialized Turbo e-bike is too fast and furious for the western world (video)

Dell said readying slimmer XPS 15 with Ivy Bridge

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New leaks have pointed to the full-size Dell XPS 15 getting much slimmer along with its 2012 revamp. The Netherlands' Tweakers.net provided both a photo and claims that the mid-size notebook would fall from a very thick 1.5-inch body down to a more MacBook Pro-like 0.95 inches. Its new design...
Dell said readying slimmer XPS 15 with Ivy Bridge

NEC aims economical 19-inch LCD screen at small businesses

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NEC has lined up a new monitor for the budget inclined. The AS192WM is a 19-inch AccuSync LED backlit display that offers a 33-percent reduction in power consumption, partly due to removing the Cold Cathode Fluorescent Lamp backlighting that its predecessor used. The Energy Star 6.0 compliance, EPEAT Silver rating,...
NEC aims economical 19-inch LCD screen at small businesses

Acer launches 14-inch TravelMate P243 $700 business laptop in the US

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Acer's finally offering up the TravelMate P243 here in the US, a business notebook designed for the harsh realities of corporate life. 4GB of DDR3 RAM loiter next to an Ivy Bridge Core i5 CPU and a 500GB HDD, packed beneath a spill-resistant keyboard that'll ensure that flyaway grande...
Acer launches 14-inch TravelMate P243 $700 business laptop in the US

Samsung announces 75-inch ES9000 smart TV for Korea, with similarly gigantic price tag (eyes-on)

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Anyone looking to fill half of their lounge with Samsung LCD just got a new size to choose. The 75-inch ES9000 is the bigger brother of the ES8000 that we saw earlier this year and ahead of the official launch in Korea, we managed to get an early eyes-on...
Samsung announces 75-inch ES9000 smart TV for Korea, with similarly gigantic price tag (eyes-on)

LED and LCD Monitor Questions and Answers

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LED and LCD Monitor Questions and Answers is a post from Chris PirilloGraham Walters has a series of monitor questions (some of which are near impossible for anybody to answer with objectivity):Do you think Eyefinity will be released for the Mac Pro anytime soon?I don’t think I can answer that...
LED and LCD Monitor Questions and Answers
Barnes & Noble Simple Touch with Glowlight drops to $119, matches ad-supported Kindle Paperwhite

Get a 22-inch desktop monitor for $99.99 shipped

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The AOC e2251Swdn is new, not refurbished, and it features an LED-backlit display and three-year warranty. [Read more]...
Get a 22-inch desktop monitor for $99.99 shipped

Sony Reader Gets Smarter, But Not Head of the Class

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When you think of e-book readers, you might think of the Amazon Kindle or the Barnes & Noble Nook. But you’re not limited to just those two choices. Sony also offers a line of e-book readers, and this past week, I tested the company’s latest model, the Sony Reader PRS-T2....
Sony Reader Gets Smarter, But Not Head of the Class

Bye-Bye Thrive Tablets; Hello Toshiba Excite

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Despite efforts to differentiate its offerings from Apple’s iPad with tablets that offered some PC-like features, Toshiba is phasing out its 7- and 10-inch Thrive tablets and replacing them with a new line of lightweight tablet devices. Toshiba’s new Excite line, which the Japanese electronics makers is officially announcing today,...
Bye-Bye Thrive Tablets; Hello Toshiba Excite
New 21.5-inch iMac now available through Apple's online store, starts at $1299
Apple announces redesigned 21.5-inch iMac will be available Friday, November 30th, 27-inch models still on for December
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