Adafruit Is Now Selling Pi-Top, A Laptop Creation Kit For Raspberry Pi Users

Raspberry Pi is not included in the kit, but it comes with the basics — a laptop screen, base top, base bottom and Pi-Top Hub PCB for power management.

Computers May 3, 2016

Chip Maker Movidius Unveils AI On A Stick: What Can Fathom Do?

Movidius has unveiled the Fathom Neural Compute Stick claimed to be the first acceleration module for deep learning in the world. The device will provide cameras, drones and robots with the ability to run computer vision applications such as image recognition.

Computers April 30, 2016

HP And Google Band Together To Make $499 Chromebook 13, Replace Pixel

HP and Google unveil the new Chromebook 13 designed for business. At the same time, the 2015 Chromebook Pixel is no longer being sold at the Google Store.

Computers April 29, 2016

Batteries Not Needed: This Tiny Computer Runs On Radio Waves

A newly developed wireless computer can keep itself powered by collecting radio waves in the air and converting them into electricity. Researchers believe this new technology can lead to the creation of low-maintenance devices.

Computers April 29, 2016

Samsung Artik 10 Available Online Starting May: How Does It Compare To Raspberry Pi 3

Tech enthusiasts will soon be able to create their own computer setups using the new Artik 10 eight-core board computer from Samsung. This new device will be available on online through Digi-Key beginning in May.

Computers April 28, 2016

How Much Faster Is 2016 12-Inch Retina MacBook Compared To 2015 Model? Here's What Geekbench Scores Reveal

The newly released 2016 12-inch Retina MacBook is proving to be a faster laptop compared to its 2015 version. Geekbench benchmark scores reveal that the new MacBook is between 5 percent and 18 percent faster than its predecessor depending on the configuration.

Computers April 28, 2016

Revamped AMD Project Quantum Tipped To Rock Zen CPU And Vega Graphics

AMD may finally be able to produce its Project Quantum PC. The rekindled Project Quantum system will reportedly feature a Zen CPU and a next-gen Vega GPU with HBM2.

Computers April 26, 2016

Dirt-Cheap Laptops With A Taste Of Android? Allwinner Has You Covered With Upcoming Remix OS Line

Allwinner unveiled the cheapest laptop in the world, priced at measly $79 if purchased in bulk. The laptop is said to run Remix OS, a version of Android, and will be powered by an Allwinner 64-bit quad-core A64 processor.

Computers April 26, 2016

Intel, Watch Out: AMD's New Chip Licensing Deal Could Spin More x86 Rivals

AMD and Tianjin Haiguang Advanced Technology Investment Co. Ltd. (THATIC) recently signed a licensing agreement for the OEM’s x86 CPUs and SoCs. The move is meant to get back a share of the market that AMD lost to Intel.

Computers April 23, 2016

Asus Launches New $399 VivoBook: 14 Hours Battery Life, FHD Display, USB Type-C And More

Asus puts up yet another affordable notebook for customers who are looking for a laptop that's light on the budget called the VivoBook E403SA, boasting 14 hours of battery life and sporting an FHD display and USB Type-C.

Computers April 23, 2016

Xplova X5: Acer's New Cycling Computer With Smart Video Recording

Acer's subsidiary, Xplova, is releasing a new cycling computer that cyclists can use to record their journey. The device may be blocky in design but it packs a couple of nifty features specifically built for biking.

Computers April 23, 2016

Acer Unwraps Liquid-Cooled 2-In-1 Laptop Switch Alpha 12

Acer's Windows 10-powered Switch Alpha 12 is the first fanless 2-in-1 notebook powered by 6th generation Intel Core processors in the market. The device uses the company's LiquidLoop cooling technology, which was only previously seen in high-end gaming desktop CPUs.

Computers April 21, 2016

Acer Chromebook 14 For Work: 12-Hour Battery Life, Gorilla Glass, Skylake, Spill-Resistant Keyboard And More

Acer recently unveiled Chromebook 14 for Work at an event in New York. This new Chromebook is crammed with interesting features, including Gorilla Glass Case, spill-resistant keyboard, 12 hours of battery life and more.

Computers April 22, 2016

AMD GPU Roadmap For 2016-2018: What To Expect

AMD recently revealed its roadmap for new GPU cards until 2018, and hype is building up. HDMI 2.0 is soon to land on certain GPUs, and the HBM2 and 14-nm architecture are other elements to be excited about.

Computers April 22, 2016

Lian Li's Standing Desk Doubles As PC Enclosure Perfect For Health-Conscious Computer Users

Lian Li showcases the production build of its latest standing desk. Like its other desks, you can stuff your PC's components inside of this one too.

Computers April 21, 2016

Apple Rolls Out New 12-Inch MacBook: Rose Gold, Longer Battery Life And Updated Core M Processors

The 2016 12-inch MacBooks are in, and it sports Skylake-based Intel Core M processors and longer battery life. Also, it's now available in Rose Gold.

Computers April 20, 2016

Sleek ASUS Zenbook UX305UA With Intel i5 Skylake Processor Now Available At $750

ASUS has upgraded its ultraportable thin-and-light notebooks with the Zenbook UX305UA. The upgrades include Intel's latest Core i5 Skylake chipsets.

Computers April 20, 2016

Intel Compute Stick With Core M Chip, Built-In RealSense Camera Integration Now In The Cards

Intel recently built a prototype Intel Core M Compute Stick equipped with a RealSense camera. The gadget uses the depth-sensing capabilities of the camera, which makes 3D logins and night video captures possible.

Computers April 19, 2016

Eurocom Launches Developer Program With Discounts On High-Performance VR-Ready Laptops

Eurocom, the maker of super high-end desktop replacement laptops, is offering a discount on its products for virtual reality developers. Those who qualify for the Eurocom VR Developer Program will receive a 10 percent discount on the Eurocom SKY DLX7 and SKY X9.

Computers April 17, 2016

Intel Unveils Low-Cost Apollo Lake PC Platform With 14nm Technology

Intel officially announced Apollo Lake, a new low-cost PC platform built around the 14nm Goldmont cores technology. Apollo Lake is aimed at affordable AIOs, mini PCs, hybrids, tablets and notebooks slated to hit the market in the second half of 2016.

Computers April 16, 2016

Apple Reportedly Plans To Use Metal Injection Mold-Made Hinges To Achieve Ultra-Thin Look For New MacBooks

Apple may use metal injection mold-made hinges in its next MacBooks, which will help the notebook to achieve an ultra-thin look. The next-gen MacBooks may hit the shelves in the second half of 2016.

Computers April 16, 2016

The Best Chrome Extensions for a Productive Workday

Here are some of the best Chrome extensions you can download to stay productive.

Computers April 18, 2016

Lenovo Ideapad 100S: Windows 10 Laptop Launches In India

The new Lenovo Ideapad 100S hit the Indian stores on April 12. The notebook is noted for affordability, convenience, ultra-slim design, and a lasting battery life.

Computers April 14, 2016

Hands On: HP's Spectre 13 Luxurious Laptop Might Actually Give The MacBook A Run For Its Money

HP's Spectre 13, dubbed the 'world's thinnest laptop,' will give the MacBook a run for its money when it comes to design.

Computers April 8, 2016

HP Spectre vs Apple MacBook Air: Quick Comparison Of The Thinnest Laptops

HP has unveiled its new 13.3-inch Spectre ultra-thin laptop, the computer maker's answer to the MacBook Air. Find out how the HP Spectre 13 fairs against Apple's premier device in this head-to-head comparison.

Computers April 8, 2016

Samsung Starts Mass Producing World's First 10-Nanometer 8 GB DDR4 RAM

Samsung announced it started mass producing the industry’s first 10-nanometer class, 8 GB DDR4 DRAM chips. The new chips, which can deliver up to 3,200 Mbps of data transfer rate, mark another milestone achievement for the company.

Computers April 7, 2016

EVGA Launches SC17 Gaming Beast Built For Overclocking: 4K UHD Display, Full GUI Support And More

EVGA recently built a portable gaming rig packed with promising features, including full GUI support. The SC17 Gaming Laptop is ready and willing to take gamers on 4K UHD adventures, pushing its multiple overclocking-friendly hardware to the max.

Computers April 7, 2016

Nvidia Tesla P100 Accelerator Based On Pascal GP100 GPU Officially Debuts, Promising 'Highest Absolute Performance'

Nvidia recently unveiled its most powerful datacenter GPU, the P100. Thanks to its NVLink technology, HBM2 speeds and FP16 manufacturing process, the graphics card’s exponential performance will be a perfect fit for a specific kind of servers.

Computers April 6, 2016

Nvidia Bets Big On Artificial Intelligence Deep Learning Supercomputer DGX-1

Nvidia unveils the DGX-1, a cluster of eight Tesla P100 units that sport 16 GB worth of memory per card. It's designed to meet the computing needs of virtual reality and artificial intelligence researchers.

Computers April 7, 2016

New HP Spectre 13 Launches As World's Thinnest Laptop, Poised To Out-Innovate Apple And The MacBook

After teasing plans to out-innovate Apple and its MacBooks, HP has officially unveiled its latest Spectre 13. Coming as the world's thinnest laptop, about as thick as an AAA battery, the new HP Spectre 13 rocks a sleek design without compromising performance.

Computers April 5, 2016

HP And Nvidia Betting Big On Virtual Reality With Professional Desktop Workstations For VR Content Creators

HP and Nvidia teamed up to create desktop workstations targeted at VR creators. The powerful and quite expensive machines will pack Nvidia Quadro cards, and the top model will get the M6000 24 GB dual-card GPU.

Computers April 6, 2016

HP Gunning For Apple With Its Upcoming Ultrathin Laptop, Set To Dethrone The MacBook In Innovation

HP says its upcoming laptop will finally give it the leading edge over Apple in laptop design. Its previous EliteBook Folio was not only lighter and thinner than the Macbook Air, but it also offered equally better specs, too, so it will be interesting to see what's in store now.

Computers April 4, 2016

New Leak Hints Of Lenovo Yoga Book Convertible Notebook

An unofficial render and some details of the Lenovo Yoga Book have surfaced online. The convertible notebook can be folded to 360 degrees, which makes the keyboard disappear behind the screen.

Computers April 5, 2016

Acer Launches Chromebase For Meetings AIO PC For Business: All-In-One Video Conferencing Tool

Acer and Google launched a new AIO PC targeted at business customers, aiming to serve as an all-in-one solution for video conferencing. Meet the Acer Chromebase for Meetings, available now at $799.

Computers April 1, 2016

US, Canada Warn Against Ransomware, Extortion Attacks

Recent major attacks on business establishments have prompted government agencies to heighten cyber security. Canada and the U.S. have joined forces to warn the public about these dangers.

Computers April 2, 2016

Lenovo PawPad Yoga 9 Is The Ultimate Gadget For Your Cat, Complete With High-Tech Pawprint Scanner

Lenovo just rolled out a special edition laptop on April 1. The Lenovo PawPad Yoga 9 is the perfect cat laptop, with a strong build that withstands scratch marks, multiple apps targeted at felines and embedded anti-dog protection.

Computers April 1, 2016

Toshiba Recalls More Than 100,000 Laptop Battery Packs Following Reports Of Overheating, Melting

Toshiba, through the Consumer Product Safety Commission, has issued a recall order for over 100,000 laptop battery packs. The battery packs carry the risk of overheating and melting, though there have been no injuries reported related to the defect.

Computers April 1, 2016

After Beating Humans At Game Of Go, What Are The Chances AlphaGo Can Outsmart Us In Poker?

After beating humans in Go, Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo is gearing for another game, this time in the casino. It is learning how to play poker.

Computers April 2, 2016

$299 Acer Chromebook 14 Now On Preorder: Full HD, Aluminum Chassis, 14-Hour Battery Life And More

Acer Chromebook 14 has joined the Chromebook family on Amazon's preorder list. The budget-friendly laptop packs potent mid-range specs, from a sleek aluminum build and a powerful display to a mighty power source, and more.

Computers March 31, 2016

IBM's Latest Supercomputer Inspired By The Human Brain: How Powerful Is It?

IBM and a federal research facility in California have partnered for a project that can change the way we define a supercomputer. The computer will feature a platform that works like the human brain.

Computers March 31, 2016

You Can Now Experience Star Trek's Holodeck Via SteamVR

The 'Star Trek' franchise envisioned a virtual reality room named the Holodeck. With the HTC Vive and a custom background, users can now experience the Holodeck on SteamVR.

Computers March 27, 2016

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