Alcatel One Touch introduces pico projector smartphone dock

alcatel one touch pico projector

Alcatel One Touch is just full of surprising smartphone accessories this week. The company recently started showing off the Alcatel One Touch Hero smartphone with an optional E Ink case that lets you read eBooks, view lock screen widgets, or see other content when the primary display is off. Now the company is also showing […]

Allwinner introduces A23 dual-core processor

Allwinner chips

Chinese chip maker Allwinner is adding a new dual-core chip to it’s low-power processor lineup. The Allwinner A23 is a 1.5 GHz ARM Cortex-A7 processor with Mali 400 MP2 graphics, and it’s scheduled to go into mass production in October. Allwinner chips tend to show up in low-cost tablets and Android TV boxes, and while […]

Lilbits (9-05-2013): Lenovo’s done with Windows RT

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 11

Lenovo is the latest company that seems to be washing its hands of Windows RT. When Microsoft announced it was working on a version of its desktop operating system that would run on low-power ARM-based processors, it was pretty big news. ARM chips were dominating the smartphone and tablet space at the time (and still […]

PocketBook introduces Galaxy S4 case with ePaper screen

PocketBook Galaxy S4 case

There are at least two problems with most smartphone displays: They can be tough to view outdoors, and they can be power hogs that run down your battery. PocketBook has a solution for both problems… and it comes in the form of a special case for the Samsung Galaxy S4. PocketBook’s case features a 4.3 […]

Sony Vaio Tap 21: A bigger, but lighter tablet

Sony Vaio Tap 21

Sony was one of the first companies to introduce an all-in-one desktop computer that could also be used like an enormous tablet. Now the company is back with a second-generation model, and while it has a bigger display than last year’s Sony Vaio Tap 20, the new Vaio Tap 21 is about 30 percent lighter. […]

LG introduces Z935 ultrabook with 2560 x 1440 pixel display

LG Z935

LG is showing off an upcoming ultrabook with a 13 inch, 2560 x 1440 pixel display. It’s called the LG Z935, and Engadget reports it’s scheduled to hit South Korea in November for around $1000.   The laptop features an IPS display with wide viewing angles, USB, and HDMI ports, and a thin and light case. […]

Sony Reader PRS-T3 launches, promises flicker-free reading

Sony PRS-T3

Sony is updating its eReader lineup with a new model that has a higher-resolution display and the ability to go longer between full screen refreshes. You know how E Ink devices usually flash to black for a moment every few times you turn the page? Sony says the PRS-T3 will only do that once every […]

Sony Vaio Flip PC laptops bend over backward to become tablets

Sony Vaio Flip

Sony is introducing a new line of convertible tablets under the Sony Vaio Flip brand. Sporting 13, 14, and 15.5 inch displays, the computers look like notebooks at first glance, but thanks to an unusual design you can flip the screen so that it’s facing outward for use in tablet mode when you close the […]

Lenovo introduces Vibe X smartphone, S5000 tablet

lenovo vibe x

Lenovo’s next flagship smartphone, and a matching tablet are on the way. The Lenovo Vibe X is the company’s follow-up to last years K900 smartphone, while the Lenovo S5000 is a tablet with matching design (but less impressive specs). They’re both expected to launch by the end of 2013. The Lenovo Vibe X features a […]

Panasonic Toughpad 4K tablet coming soon… for nearly $6000

Panasonic Toughpad 4K

Panasonic is set to become the first company to offer a 20 inch tablet with a 3840 x 2560 pixel display, Windows 8 Pro software, and support for writing or drawing with a pressure-sensitive digital pen. The company started showing off a prototype in January, and now the Panasonic Toughpad 4K UT-MB50 is set to […]

Lenovo Flex 20 is an all-in-one desktop PC with the heart of a tablet

Lenovo Flex 20

Lenovo’s latest all-in-one desktop computer is a 20 inch PC-in-a-display which is designed to be used standing up, flat on a table, or somewhere in between. You can tilt The Lenovo Flex 20 and use it at up to a 50 degree angle. The computer has a 19.5 inch touchscreen display, and it’s coming soon […]

Lenovo Flex laptops coming soon for $629 and up

lenovo flex 14

Lenovo’s latest laptops designed to bend over backwards are coming to America for $629 and up. Last month the company started showing off its Flex line of laptops in Singapore, and now the company is showing off 14 and 15 inch models at IFA in Berlin. The touchscreen notebooks share a little bit of DNA […]

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga is a flexible Windows 8 convertible for business

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga

The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro isn’t the only new member of the Yoga family. Lenovo is also rolling out a new business-friendly version with a magnesium alloy case and support for some enterprise-friendly features including an optional digital pen and digitizer, and optional TPM and NFC modules. But even if you’re not in business, there […]

Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro goes high-res with 3200 x 1800 pixel display

Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga 2 Pro

Lenovo is updating its Yoga convertible laptop lineup with a new model featuring a higher-resolution display, faster processor options, a backlit keyboard, and a lighter case, among other things. The Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro will be available soon for $1099 and up. Like the original Lenovo IdeaPad Yoga, the Yoga 2 Pro looks like a […]

Toshiba NB15t 11.6 inch notebook coming in November for $379


Not every ultraportable notebook needs to be a high-priced, ultra-thin ultrabook. Toshiba’s upcoming NB15t laptop is more like the evolution of a netbook. It has a larger screen and a faster processor than netbooks of yesteryear, but at just about 3.3 pounds it’s still a very portable notebook. And it has a pretty netbook-like price […]

Toshiba Satellite Click series laptops feature detachable tablet screens

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Toshiba is introducing a new detachable tablet-style laptop called the Satellite Click. It’s a two-piece computer, featuring a 13.3 inch tablet and a keyboard dock that lets you use the tablet as a notebook. Toshiba says the Satellite Click will be available at BestBuy and Toshiba Direct later this month for around $599. The Toshiba […]