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Save big on laptops, desktops and more with Dell’s Black Friday in July sale – BGR

Saturday, July 08, 2017

As thrilling as Amazon’s 2017 Prime Day promises to be, it isn’t the only big sale taking place this month. In fact, a whole host of retailers are planning to steal some of the attention away from Amazon’s annual sales event, including Dell. From now until July 11th at 7:00 AM ET, you can get save to 50% on a wide range of electronics from Dell, including laptops, desktops, TVs,…

Alienware & Dell Gaming Laptops – 2017 Brand Rating and Report … – Laptop Mag

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Value, innovation and an out-of-this-world design: those are the features that make a winning gaming laptop brand. Alienware takes the top spot in our inaugural Best and Worst Gaming Brands special report because it has gotten consistently high marks for its impressive performance, its proprietary, comprehensive gaming software and wealth of customization options. Being the only brand to offer a show-stopping OLED screen helps, too. Even Dell is following…

Asus Gaming Laptops – 2017 Brand Rating and Report Card – Laptop Mag

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Asus wowed us this past year with a series of consistently performing, good-looking laptops, and the company was quick to adopt innovative technologies. But Asus’ warranties don’t cover upgrades to your RAM or hard drive, and we’re still waiting to see it bring full RGB keyboards to its most expensive laptops. Reviews (27/35) Of the many Asus Republic of Gamers (ROG) laptops we reviewed, most, but not…

How to Work on Your Laptop at a Coffee Shop Without Being a Jerk – Lifehacker

Saturday, July 08, 2017

Photo by Unsplash From across the coffee shop, I noticed a gentleman walking in with a computer. Not a laptop, mind you. With both hands, he carried a full-on desktop, monitor and console included. Surely he’s not … I thought to myself—but I was wrong. He plopped the machinery down on a table, plugged in, and ordered his coffee while the rest of us looked on in horror. I understand…

My Experiences Using the Surface Laptop – Petri.com

Saturday, July 08, 2017

I have been using a Surface Pro 4 i5, 16GB model since late last year. I held off on getting a Surface device for actual work. I found the first three generations of devices to be too much of a compromise and they seemed to have too many reliability issues. Eventually, I had to replace my old laptop. I chose the Surface Pro 4, which I have been quite happy…

HP Gaming Laptops – 2017 Brand Rating and Report Card – Laptop Mag

Friday, July 07, 2017

You wouldn’t immediately associate HP with gaming laptops, but the company has been making steady strides in the industry with its Omen series. But the line suffers as a result of its budget systems that force gamers to make compromises on the display and keyboard. However, don’t count the company out just yet, as HP is overhauling its line, complete with a new design and high-end specs that could…

US to Allow Laptops Aboard Etihad Flights After Airline Tightens Security – New York Times

Monday, July 03, 2017

Photo An Etihad Airways plane at Kennedy International Airport in New York. The airline, which is based in the United Arab Emirates, is no longer subject to a ban on certain electronics brought onto United States-bound flights. Credit Lucas Jackson/Reuters WASHINGTON — American officials on Sunday exempted Etihad Airways from a ban on laptops and other types of electronics on some flights bound for the United States, restrictions instituted in…

Laptop ban on Etihad flights from Abu Dhabi lifted – CBS News

Sunday, July 02, 2017

The Department of Homeland Security has removed one city and airline from the electronics ban after Abu Dhabi International Airport and Etihad met the new elevated security standards that the department announced last week, CBS News transportation correspondent Kris Van Cleave reports. In a statement, the Department of Homeland Security said Etihad Airways has been “granted approval to allow personal electronic devices in the cabin of the aircraft on U.S. bound…

Best tech sales of the July Fourth weekend: HP laptops, Apple Watch Series 2, and more – The Verge

Saturday, July 01, 2017

With Memorial Day behind us, July Fourth is the next holiday to get big sales, and we’ve rounded up a number of tech deals worth checking out during the long weekend. Highlights include early Prime Day deals, $50 off the Nest Learning Thermostat, Microsoft’s Ultimate Game Sale, big discounts on Lenovo laptops, and so much more. Without further ado, here are our favorite Independence Day sales: Amazon Amazon is already…

Best Laptops to Buy for Your Kids – Laptop Mag

Friday, June 30, 2017

Available in vibrant colors such as glossy red and blue, the Inspiron 11 3000 looks great and sounds even better, with strong audio output. This 11.6-inch Windows clamshell lasts an epic 13 hours and 45 minutes on a charge, making it ideal for getting through a long school day or maybe even two. With its Intel Celeron CPU and 2GB or 4GB of RAM, the Inspiron 11 3000 is…

5 Reasons To Buy Microsoft’s Surface Laptop – Forbes

Friday, June 30, 2017

Jay McGregor Microsoft’s Surface Laptop I’m still working my way through my full Surface Laptop review, but here’s a teaser: it’s good. So good, in fact, I’m reasonably certain that Microsoft should’ve started its foray into hardware here, rather than arriving at the Laptop after the more usual Pro and Book.  In any case, there are a few good reasons to make the Surface Laptop your next computing purchase – and…

Surface Laptop review: Microsoft’s MacBook Air killer nails what students need – PCWorld

Friday, June 30, 2017

Our Surface Laptop review looks at Microsoft’s new notebook in two ways: as a stylish ultrabook, designed and priced to compete with Apple’s MacBook Air for college students’ favor. But it’s also a machine purpose-built for Windows 10 S, which restricts users to Windows Store apps but allows an upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. We’ve therefore reviewed the Surface Laptop using its native Windows 10 S, but will add to our…

Surface Laptop review: Prices, features, benchmarks – PCWorld – PCWorld

Friday, June 30, 2017

Our Surface Laptop review looks at Microsoft’s new notebook in two ways: as a stylish ultrabook, designed and priced to compete with Apple’s MacBook Air for college students’ favor. But it’s also a machine purpose-built for Windows 10 S, which restricts users to Windows Store apps but allows an upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. We’ve therefore reviewed the Surface Laptop using its native Windows 10 S, but will add to our…

5 Reasons To Buy Microsoft’s Surface Laptop – Forbes

Friday, June 30, 2017

Jay McGregor Microsoft’s Surface Laptop I’m still working my way through my full Surface Laptop review, but here’s a teaser: it’s good. So good, in fact, I’m reasonably certain that Microsoft should’ve started its foray into hardware here, rather than arriving at the Laptop after the more usual Pro and Book.  In any case, there are a few good reasons to make the Surface Laptop your next computing purchase – and…

5 Reasons To Buy Microsoft’s Surface Laptop – Forbes

Friday, June 30, 2017

Jay McGregor Microsoft’s Surface Laptop I’m still working my way through my full Surface Laptop review, but here’s a teaser: it’s good. So good, in fact, I’m reasonably certain that Microsoft should’ve started its foray into hardware here, rather than arriving at the Laptop after the more usual Pro and Book.  In any case, there are a few good reasons to make the Surface Laptop your next computing purchase – and…

Huawei’s new MateBook laptops start at $1000, preorders begin June 30th – The Verge

Friday, June 30, 2017

Huawei announced a trio of new MateBook laptops back in May for its second shot at breaking into the laptop space after the lukewarm reception to the original MateBook last year. The three new laptops are the MateBook X, a slim ultrabook; the MateBook E, a second try at fixing the problems of the original MateBook design; and the MateBook D, a 15.6-inch laptop designed for mainstream users. Now, Huawei…

Surface Laptop review: Microsoft’s MacBook Air killer nails what students need – PCWorld

Friday, June 30, 2017

Our Surface Laptop review looks at Microsoft’s new notebook in two ways: as a stylish ultrabook, designed and priced to compete with Apple’s MacBook Air for college students’ favor. But it’s also a machine purpose-built for Windows 10 S, which restricts users to Windows Store apps but allows an upgrade to Windows 10 Pro. We’ve therefore reviewed the Surface Laptop using its native Windows 10 S, but will add to our…

5 Reasons To Buy Microsoft’s Surface Laptop – Forbes

Friday, June 30, 2017

Jay McGregor Microsoft’s Surface Laptop I’m still working my way through my full Surface Laptop review, but here’s a teaser: it’s good. So good, in fact, I’m reasonably certain that Microsoft should’ve started its foray into hardware here, rather than arriving at the Laptop after the more usual Pro and Book.  In any case, there are a few good reasons to make the Surface Laptop your next computing purchase – and…

Huawei’s new MateBook laptops start at $1000, preorders begin June 30th – The Verge

Friday, June 30, 2017

Huawei announced a trio of new MateBook laptops back in May for its second shot at breaking into the laptop space after the lukewarm reception to the original MateBook last year. The three new laptops are the MateBook X, a slim ultrabook; the MateBook E, a second try at fixing the problems of the original MateBook design; and the MateBook D, a 15.6-inch laptop designed for mainstream users. Now, Huawei…