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Published: January 12th, 2012


7 ways Ultrabooks will make laptops hot again

At CES 2012, the ultrabook is the new tablet. Of course, there are plenty of new tablets being offered up as well, but 2012 is shaping up to be the year of the

Published on: January 12th, 2012 Tony Bradley

Warning: WiFi signals may be dangerous to male fertility

Wi-Fi signals from laptops could be damaging to male fertility, Argentinean researchers have suggested after conducting a simple proximity test. The team reportedly tested sperm samples from 29 healthy donors after conducting two

Published on: December 2nd, 2011 John E. Dunn

What the laptops of 2012 will look like

Tablets and smartphones are in, but don't count laptops out. Impressive new laptops planned for 2012 promise to be thinner, lighter, and faster, as well as to carry longer-lasting batteries.All the pieces are

Published on: December 1st, 2011 Jason Cross

Small firms not responding to BYOD trend

Staff at a quarter of small and medium businesses (SMBs) are now using their personal smartphones and tablets for work, but more than two thirds of those businesses have no controls in place

Published on: November 26th, 2011 Sophie Curtis

Thailand floods to drive up PC costs, Gartner says

Enterprise users and consumers who have held off buying new PCs recently may come to regret their decision as a hard-drive shortage following floods in Thailand is expected to result in higher prices,

Published on: November 15th, 2011

Canadian firms won’t part with current technology

One was the darling of consumer electronics a couple of years ago, the other is a 141-year-old communications technology that is tenaciously hanging onto relevance despite the onslaught on more flexible and sexier

Published on: November 1st, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Western Digital pushes laptop storage to 1 TB

Whether you have a Windows- or OS X-based laptop, one glaring flaw in either genre (and in laptops in general) is the capacity of the hard drive. A year ago, it became possible

Published on: October 17th, 2011

Top 5 iPad wireless keyboards

Even if you're comfortable with the iPad 2's on-screen keyboard and can happily tap out a status update or quick email, you might not want to use it for tasks like writing a

Published on: September 22nd, 2011 Sharon Machlis

Can a laptop have both HDD and SSD drives?

Installing both an solid state drive (SSD) and a conventional internal hard drive into my test computer gave me nearly a 40-per cent performance gain. But it looked like a desktop-only solution.But maybe

Published on: September 15th, 2011 Lincoln Spector

Will Intel’s Ultrabook catch on?

So you thought Apple was onto something with the ultrathin, touchscreen slab known as the iPad? Intel would beg to differ, instead seeing swivel tablets in its future.More details about Ultrabooks -- the

Published on: September 12th, 2011 Jared Newman

Lenovo IdeaPad Z370 a well-priced multimedia laptop

If you didn't already know that Lenovo created its IdeaPad line to appeal to consumers, the peacock-blue case option of the IdeaPad Z370 would certainly provide a strong clue, as would the system's

Published on: August 26th, 2011 Yardena Arar

Canadian firms buying laptops and Macs instead of desktop PCs

Thanks to a roaring tablet market the PC has been having a rather tough time lately. But a recent report from analyst firm IDC Canada indicates that the market for business laptops is

Published on: August 16th, 2011 Nestor Arellano

Hacker reveals battery meltdown attack on MacBooks

We depend on our computers to get work done, and so we try to safeguard them appropriately. But our trusty laptops, desktops, and tablets rely on their own internal network of sophisticated computer

Published on: August 1st, 2011 Alex Wawro

Get ready for a BYOD invasion

More companies are leaving employees to their own devices, a new study finds. In a global survey of 700 IT professionals conducted for virtualization software company Citrix Systems Inc., 92 per cent say

Published on: July 29th, 2011 Christine Wong