Hybrids set to overtake tablets in enterprise market: Juniper Research

When it comes to workplace devices, there's a new form factor in town. Market research firm Juniper projects that worldwide shipments for hybrid devices, otherwise known as "2-in-1's" or "detachables" (but not convertibles such

Published on: April 18th, 2016 Dave Yin

Lenovo adds new laptop-tablet hybrids to its Yoga line of devices at CES

Lenovo is having a busy time of it at CES this year, rolling out a slew of new laptops, tablets, and combinations of the two at the trade show in Las Vegas on

Published on: January 6th, 2015 Candice So

HP launches Stream notebooks, tablets

There are only 12 weeks until Christmas, and Hewlett-Packard Co. is determined to remind us with a launch of a new series of tablets and laptops available just in time for the holidays.

Published on: October 1st, 2014 Dave Webb

Toshiba Satellite P50W hybrid offers great screen with an identity crisis

When shopping for that perfect productivity tool to get work done on the road, choosing a laptop and a tablet can be a dilemma. So Toshiba Corp. is trying to solve that problem

Published on: September 9th, 2014 Randolph Burlton

Asus debuts Windows 8 T200 hybrid PC at Computex

Last year when Asus launched the T100 it became an editor’s choice on many review sights as the hybrid tablet and notebook that provided the most value for your dollar. At Computex Taipei buyers, distributors

Published on: June 10th, 2014 Eric Floresca

HP snubs Windows 8 with Windows 7 promo

Hewlett Packard Co. is promoting a sale featuring Windows 7 as the main enticement for buying its Pavilion or Envy laptops and desktop PCs in the U.S. Offering buyers of the Windows 7-based

Published on: January 21st, 2014 Brian Jackson

Android to hit 1 billion users this year, Gartner report says

2014 will be the year of Android once again, with the mobile OS on track to hit the one-billion user mark across all devices by 2014, according to market research firm Gartner Inc.

Published on: January 7th, 2014 Candice So

Surface Pro 2 touted as hybrid, but more of a laptop: reviewers

With Microsoft Corp. launching two new Surface tablets in the last week or so, it’s easy to get confused with the difference between the Surface 2 and the Surface Pro 2. However, reviews

Published on: October 29th, 2013 Candice So

Surface 2 a great tablet, mediocre laptop replacement: reviewers

With Microsoft Corp. launching two new Surface tablets in the last week or so, it’s easy to get confused with the difference between the Surface 2 and the Surface Pro 2. However, reviews

Published on: October 28th, 2013 Candice So

Microsoft Office is still heavyweight in the workplace, Forrester survey finds

Microsoft Corp.'s Office 2013 is still the top choice among workplace productivity tools, although cloud-based email is steadily gaining some ground, according to a new study from technology and market research firm Forrester

Published on: October 18th, 2013 Candice So

SAP gives on premise customers path to the cloud

SAP Inc. is now giving its customers a boost to the cloud, extending their on-premise solutions to cloud applications. Customers now have the option of moving some of their installed on-premise solutions to

Published on: July 24th, 2013 Candice So

The future of IT isn’t in the cloud: Forrester

Cloud computing is not the future of IT and commoditisation is, says analyst house Forrester, although the two support each other.Forrester says that as a result of commoditisation and modernisation,IT portfolios will evolve

Published on: June 11th, 2012 Antony Savvas

Acer unveils Windows 8 tablets, ultrabooks with cradles, keyboards

Acer on Monday unveiled new Windows 8 products, including tablets that come with attachable peripherals and ultrabooks fitted with touchscreens, as the company tries to set itself apart from the competition with new

Published on: June 4th, 2012 Michael Kan

BMW i8 Spyder concept car sporty and sustainable

BMW unveiled its flashy i8 Spyder Concept this weekend making this the third sustainable concept car created by the company.This plug-in hybrid has an electric motor on the front axle and an internal

Published on: April 4th, 2012 Kirsten Taggart