Thursday, February 23rd, 2017

December 2016 – We recently had a chance to review, in a live production environment, the HP Zbook 15 G3 mobile workstation and the HP Zbook 17 G3 mobile workstation. Both of the units featured fifth generation Xeon quad core processors, discrete Nvidia graphics, 15.6” UHD Dreamcolor displays and Windows 10 Pro. The workstations were [...]

October 2015 – In preparation for the holiday season, HP’s PC division and workstation groups showed off their new line of all-in-one, laptop / convertible devices for consumers and business class & workstation class computers. The binding thread for all the new releases is the ability to create and consume multi-media content. The design theme [...]

September 2015 – At the IHS FDP conference the overview was on the global direction in Flat Panel Displays (FPD). In the CE space the drives have been TVs on the large screen side, and mobile devices on the smaller screen side. The net result of all of the details of various global drivers was [...]

 January 2015 – The processing power of tablets is rivaling laptops of the recent past. As a result, music creation and has shifted to these lighter devices. To go along with that, Keith McMillen has brought out a new portable keyboard the K-board. The unit is a self-contained USB powered Midi controller for tablets and [...]

April 2014 – The new series of laptops and ultrabooks have the driving characteristic that they are light and thin. The problem is they still have a lot of accessories, cables and are generally carried in a bag. In most cases, while the computers have evolved to being faster, lighter and more powerful, the bags [...]

January 2014, Taiwan International Press Conference which took place on Wednesday, January 8 announced new products launch at CES as well as Computex Taipei Expo, June 3-7. 2014. At the CES event they announced the COMPUTEX d&i awards, on exhibit in the South Hall of LVCC, which underscores Taiwan edge in quality innovative products. On [...]

September 10, 2013, Intel Developer Forum, San Francisco—Steve Porter, Gokul Subramaniam, and Arvind Sundaram describe the market opportunities and design requirements for all-in-one PC, the merger of laptops and tablets. Intel is pushing the new form factor to compensate for the drop in PCs and laptops. This market is projected to grow to be large [...]

 August 2012, At Siggraph, Tobii Tech was showing both their consumer version eye tracking hardware solution and the professional market product that is applicable for gaming, medical and CAD applications. The booth was displaying a new technology that fits in small form factor and is low power enough to be used in laptop, tablet and [...]

 CyberSnipa is best known for its high performance gaming mice and control pads. They have recently introduced a rechargeable mini speaker for enhancing the laptop gaming experience and also any table based listening from an MP3 player or tablet with a standard 3.5mm headphone jack. Review Summary: Pro – Strong sound and Bass, rechargeable, compact size, [...]

 February 14, 2011 – San Francisco, CA – Lenovo demonstrated their new laptop products for the enterprise marketplace at the RSA conference. These new Thinkpad line supports TPM (Trusted Platform Module) component security as well as biometric fingerprint scanning. These drives now add the use of OPAL compliant Self Encrypting Drives (SED) to their component [...]