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Razer rolls out Taipan ambidextrous gaming mouse, we go hands-on

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It's not the mouse we expected to see here at E3, given what slid through Uncle Sam's FCC fingers a few weeks ago, but Razer has unveiled its new Taipan gaming mouse here at E3 2012. Apparently, Razer has learned to love lefties from the jump with its most...
Razer rolls out Taipan ambidextrous gaming mouse, we go hands-on

Microsoft intros Sculpt Comfort Keyboard, left end of the space bar can be used as a backspace key

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Over the summer, Microsoft took a break from showing off Windows 8 hybrids and turned its attention to unleashing a bunch of portable mice and keyboards. Turns out, Redmond wasn't quite done refreshing its accessories collection: the company just announced the Sculpt Comfort Keyboard, a full-size desktop model meant...
Microsoft intros Sculpt Comfort Keyboard, left end of the space bar can be used as a backspace key

MSI's MouseBook is a laptop whose trackpad doubles as a standalone mouse

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The problem with laptop trackpads: they're usually not very good. But would turning the touchpad into a mouse solve the problem? Perhaps. That's what MSI seems to be attempting with its MouseBook concept. In essence, it's a laptop with a trackpad that can pop out and then be used...
MSI's MouseBook is a laptop whose trackpad doubles as a standalone mouse
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Razer's ambidextrous Ouroboros mouse now shipping, ready to placate left-handed gamers

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Had your eye on Razer's symmetrical gaming mouse? Peek at your email -- the firm's online storefront is quietly tipping customers that the Ouroboros is now shipping. Much like that other transforming rodent, the Ouroboros can change its shape by extending its palm rest or swapping out select components...
Razer's ambidextrous Ouroboros mouse now shipping, ready to placate left-handed gamers
Razer Ouroboros: $130 customizable, ambidextrous gaming mouse

Asus covers new Zenbook in scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass

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Asustek Computer is extending its Zenbook family of ultrabooks with a new model with a cover made from Gorilla Glass to make it resistant to scratches.The 13.3-inch Zenbook will go on sale in the third quarter with a choice of Windows 8 or the upcoming Windows 8.1, known as...
Asus covers new Zenbook in scratch-resistant Gorilla Glass
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Alexandre Herchovitch dresses up HP Pavilion dm1 with golden doilies, higher sticker price

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Ask the most fashionable folks you know, looking good isn't cheap -- no surprise then, that playing dress up has put a premium on the HP Pavilion dm1's price tag. Brazilian designer Alexandre Herchovitch has dolled up the ultraportable laptop with a lacy gold topcoat, applying the signature flair...
Alexandre Herchovitch dresses up HP Pavilion dm1 with golden doilies, higher sticker price

Razer's Ouroboros gaming mouse outed by the FCC, transforms to fit lefties

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Looking for a rodent to help you frag your way through the competition, southpaw style? The FCC may have just uncovered your new best friend: The Razer Ouroboros gaming mouse. Like the Cyborg RAT series, the Ouroboros features a sliding palm rest and swappable side panels to better fit...
Razer's Ouroboros gaming mouse outed by the FCC, transforms to fit lefties

HP’s NFC-Equipped Ultrabook Comes to Market

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You might recall that at the Consumer Electronics Show this year, Ultrabooks were all the rage. You might also remember that a couple of those laptops managed to stand out from the crowd — including Hewlett-Packard’s Envy Spectre 14, which goes on sale today. Showgoers were abuzz about the glossy,...
HP’s NFC-Equipped Ultrabook Comes to Market

LG launches 13.3-inch X Note Z350 laptop with third-gen Intel Core power, WiDi and an SSD

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Evidently, "Ultrabook" isn't a "thing" in South Korea. Or, at least not in the translated press release we've just gotten our mitts on. LG is getting the weekend started right with a proper successor to the Z330, and the X Note Z350 is absolutely a looker. It's a 13.3-incher...
LG launches 13.3-inch X Note Z350 laptop with third-gen Intel Core power, WiDi and an SSD

HP Envy 14 Spectre review

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In a previous life, the HP Envy 14 was a laptop's laptop: a 5.69-pound slugger with an optical drive, discrete AMD graphics and a battery that couldn't last four hours in our battery rundown test. That notebook -- one of our favorites in the 2010-2011 year -- met its...
HP Envy 14 Spectre review

Spotted at Computex: LG's X Note Z350 Ultrabook (hands-on)

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Part of the fun of covering tradeshows is that Yanks like yours truly get to handle products that might never make their way stateside. We're going to put LG's 13.3-inch X Note Z350 Ultrabook in that category, since the company doesn't exactly have a strong market presence in the...
Spotted at Computex: LG's X Note Z350 Ultrabook (hands-on)

Razer releases $130 Orbweaver for single-pawed, mechanical PC gaming (video)

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Belkin made gamer's hearts flutter with the original N52te speedpad, which Razer took over a couple of years ago and developed into the Nostromo. Now, that peripheral-maker has taken the concept to a new level (and price) with the $130 gadget-tastic Orbweaver gaming keypad. Each of the 20 mechanical...
Razer releases $130 Orbweaver for single-pawed, mechanical PC gaming (video)

ET deals: 20% off Dell's Inspiron 15R Special Edition laptop with discrete graphics

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15-inch laptops are a dime a dozen these days. You can practically recite the specs of any $500-600 15-incher in your sleep: Core i5, 1366×768 (glossy) screen, plastic chassis, integrated graphics, and a plethora of ports.Thanks to the decreased cost and increased competition in the PC industry, $500-600 is the...
ET deals: 20% off Dell's Inspiron 15R Special Edition laptop with discrete graphics

Revamped Dell Inspiron 15R, 17R with Ivy Bridge now on sale

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The revamped Dell Inspiron 15R and 17R models with Intel third-generation Core processors that first surfaced in Australia in May are now up for sale in the US. In addition to the revised internals, Dell has introduced a Special Edition model in both ranges that incorporates a special anodized aluminum...
Revamped Dell Inspiron 15R, 17R with Ivy Bridge now on sale

Sony launches three new Haswell-powered ultrabooks, including the Vaio Duo 13 laptop-tablet

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Sony has unveiled three new ultrabooks within its Vaio range, each of which can be converted into tablets: the Vaio Duo 13 and Vaio Pro 13 and 11. The new devices are powered by Intel’s new fourth generation processor — Haswell — and run Windows 8. Pricing is still to be confirmed,...
Sony launches three new Haswell-powered ultrabooks, including the Vaio Duo 13 laptop-tablet

Dell's Linux laptop has good hardware, decent toolkit

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Plenty of specialized companies out there that sell PCs with Linux, but Dell is one of the very few mainstream contenders to have done so over the years. After some spotty initial offerings, it's taken a different approach with its latest Linux PC. Rather than try to sell Linux...
Dell's Linux laptop has good hardware, decent toolkit

Razer Ouroboros gaming mouse goes official: fits both hands, changes shape

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Launching alongside new iterations of its BlackWidow keyboard, Razer's latest gaming mouse just went official. We spotted the ambidextrous Razer Ouroboros just a few months ago, courtesy of some federal filings, and now we have the official line on its specs and layout. The symmetrical body means it'll even...
Razer Ouroboros gaming mouse goes official: fits both hands, changes shape

HP Envy Spectre 14: A Premium Ultrabook, at a Premium Price

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Over the past six months in the personal computing world, there’s been much ado about Ultrabooks — thin, lightweight laptops with Intel-determined technical specifications, that compete with Apple’s MacBook Air. Windows PC makers like Dell, Lenovo, Asus and Acer have all introduced Ultrabooks, and Hewlett-Packard, the world’s largest computer maker,...
HP Envy Spectre 14: A Premium Ultrabook, at a Premium Price
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