Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2nd Gen) Tested: the Ultrabook to Buy if Your Boss Is Paying for It

Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga and Yoga 920 side by side

For anyone looking for a lightweight Windows notebook that still packs a lot of power and features, we haven’t seen anything better on the market.

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Dell and Apple are the big winners in second-quarter notebook sales

Apple recorded a marked increase in its notebook sales between Q1 and Q2, and is poised to do the same again in Q3 thanks to strong response to its various MacBook refreshes and upgrades.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/08/15/dell-and-apple-are-big-winners-in-second-quarter-notebook-sales.html

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Report: Google to merge Android and Chrome OS in 2017

HP SlateBook 14
Google plans to merge its Chrome operating system currently used in notebook and desktop computers into its Android operating system used in smartphones and tablets, according to The Wall Street Journal.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/217222-report-google-to-merge-android-and-chrome-os-in-2017

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Nvidia launches overclock-friendly GTX 980 desktop GPU for gaming laptops

Nvidia’s found a way to take the full desktop implementation of the GTX 980 and stuff it into a notebook chassis. If you’ve been itching for a luggable that doesn’t compromise on performance, this may be the GPU you’ve been waiting for.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/gaming/214701-nvidia-launches-overclock-friendly-gtx-980-desktop-gpu-for-gaming-laptops

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Todoist comes to Apple Watch, Moleskine launches Timepage calendar app for Watch & iPhone

Todoist for iOS on Thursday updated with support for the Apple Watch, while notebook maker Moleskine launched a calendar app for both the iPhone and Watch, Timepage.

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Apple discontinues 15" MacBook Pro BTO models ahead of Force Touch refresh

Apple on Friday began discontinuing many models of its professional 15-inch notebook ahead the company’s annual developers conference, which is widely expected to give way to updated models with Force Touch trackpads and Intel’s latest mobile processors.

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Apple's all-new MacBook draws taunts from Asus, Dell, Lenovo

While many in the media are enamored with Apple’s latest thin-and-light notebook, competing PC makers haven’t been so kind, taking to Twitter to ridicule Apple’s offering for not being the slimmest, cheapest, or highest-resolution on the market.

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Apple seen shipping just 450K 12" MacBooks in 1H of 2015, as radical design may temper demand

Apple’s latest notebook may need some time to meet the lofty sales bar set by its siblings, according to KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, as the relatively high price and unconventional port arrangement could temper demand at the outset.

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$899 MacBook Air taps Apple into massive $63B-per-year notebook market

Apple’s new entry-level 11-inch MacBook Air is the company’s most affordable notebook in its history –?an aggressive pricing move that one analyst has predicted will help the Mac further eat away at the Windows PC market.

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AMD launches new Beema, Mullins SoCs: Higher performance at almost-low-enough TDPs

Mullins CPU die shot
AMD is launching its new tablet and notebook chips today, codenamed Beema and Mullins. The two cores build on AMD’s budget Kabini chip, adding higher clock speeds, security functions, and significantly improving TDP.

The original article can be found here: http://www.extremetech.com/computing/181407-amd-launches-new-beema-mullins-socs-higher-performance-at-almost-low-enough-tdps

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