Laptop News

YISD to give laptops to third, seventh-graders – El Paso Times

Friday, May 01, 2015

More than 6,000 third- and seventh-graders in the Ysleta Independent School District will be receiving laptops next year. The district is preparing for the five-year “Engage Me! One Vision…Infinite Possibilities” program that will eventually distribute about 20,000 laptops to students in third through eighth grades. The program is part of the district’s 1:1 digital learning initiative that hopes to eventually provide each student with a digital device. In the first…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Friday, May 01, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Friday, May 01, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

The Best Hybrid and Convertible Laptops of 2015 – Reviewed – Stuff

Thursday, April 30, 2015

What’s the story? If there’s a laptop that might tempt you away from hybrid laptops where the keyboard bit actually comes off, it’s the Yoga 3 Pro. Few laptops impress in person like this one.  Firstly, it’s incredibly slim and light, made of glass and magnesium — a metal renowned for its light weight. Then there’s the hinge, which looks like it’s made from high-end watch parts rather than laptop-bound…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Thursday, April 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Cops: Man in Eagles Hat Steals Laptop in Center City – Philadelphia Magazine (blog)

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Police released surveillance footage of an Eagles fan — or an impostor, perhaps — absconding with a laptop from a building on east Market Street. By Dan McQuade  |  April 30, 2015 at 2:42 pm Still from surveillance video via Philadelphia Police Department Earlier this month, a man fell on the El tracks at 15th Street. A man in an Eagles jacket jumped down to save him. It seemed that…

Micromax Canvas LapTab: Micromax launches Windows tablet-laptop 2-in-1 at … – IBNLive

Thursday, April 30, 2015

New Delhi: Foraying into the PC segment, Micromax has introduced the Canvas LapTab – a Windows tablet PC which turns into a laptop when attached to a keyboard dock. Priced at Rs 14,999, the Canvas LapTab will be exclusively available on Amazon India starting May 6. Running Windows 8.1, the device has a 10.1-inch WXGA IPS display and is engineered with Intel Atom Z3735F processor paired with 2 GB…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Thursday, April 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Thursday, April 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Thursday, April 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Thursday, April 30, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Delusional Man Turning Off Laptop Like He’s Done With It For Night – The Onion (satire)

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS—Demonstrating how fully he had lost touch with reality, delusional man Jamie Farragut reportedly began turning off his laptop computer Tuesday at approximately 9:45 p.m. as if he were actually finished with it for the night. Sources said that despite not planning to go to bed for another hour, the 31-year-old legitimately believed he was done using the device, shutting open windows and quitting applications under the mentally unsound assumption…

Asus Zenbook UX305: It’s no MacBook, but it’s a good midrange laptop – Ars Technica

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Further Reading The 2015 MacBook previews a future that’s not quite here Review: This laptop is defined by the features it doesn’t have. When we reviewed Apple’s new MacBook earlier this month, we compared it primarily to the MacBook Air (which it kind-of-sort-of supplants) and Dell’s most recent XPS 13 (which is one of our favorite PC laptops right now). One other laptop came up multiple times in my inbox…

Alienware Amplifier review: It turbo-boosted a laptop with Titan X graphics – PCWorld

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Alienware’s Graphics Amplifier has been described as the Holy Grail of mobile gaming. I think that’s going too far. The Holy Grail of laptop gaming would be the ability to upgrade your laptop graphics like a desktop, using off-the-shelf parts. Instead, the Amplifier is the next best thing: a way to “upgrade” graphics on a gaming laptop, but using an external cabinet holding a standard graphics card and connected by…