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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 […]

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Toshiba Satellite Click series laptops feature detachable tablet screens

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 […]

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Toshiba’s $330 Encore tablet: 8 inches of Bay Trail processing power

Toshiba is the second company to introduce an 8 inch Windows tablet, and the first to announce a model that will be powered by Intel’s upcoming Bay Trail processor. The Toshiba Encore tablet is expected to go on sale for $330 starting in November. It follows the Acer Iconia W3 tablet into the 8 inch […]

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CSR shows off wireless keyboard that’s just 0.5mm thick

It’s hard to make a keyboard that provides both tactile feedback and which is super thin… so some folks don’t even try. The Microsoft Surface Touch Cover, for instance, is a keyboard without moving keys. You just touch the surface to type. That makes it thinner than a typical keyboard cover for a tablet. But […]

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Qualcomm Toq smartwatch has a Mirasol sunlight-friendly display

Qualcomm is best known for making the processors that power many phones and tablets. But for the past few years the company has also been trying to bring its Mirasol display technology to market in eReaders and other devices. It hasn’t really caught on. But that could change if Qualcomm’s new Toq smartwatch is a […]

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Samsung introduces Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition)

Samsung’s new 10.1 inch Galaxy Note tablet has the guts of a Galaxy Note 3 smartphone, but a larger, higher-resolution display. It’s called the Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 (2014 Edition), and oddly it’s expected to hit the streets in the third quarter of 2013. I guess the implication is that it’s a next-generation device. The […]

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Samsung Galaxy Note III: Bigger screen, smaller case, longer battery life

Samsung has been blurring the lines between smartphones and tablets with its Galaxy Note line of devices since 2011. The phones feature large screens and get their names from the included digital pen which lets you write and draw on the screen. The newest model is the thinnest and lightest to date, but the Samsung […]

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Freescale unveils plans for i.MX 7, i.MX 8 chips

Chip maker Freescale plans to launch a few new lines of ARM-based processors in the next 18 months. The upcoming Freescale i.MX 7 and i.MX 8 chips will both be based on 28nm designs and they’re targeted at embedded applications such as point-of-sales systems or in-vehicle systems. The company doesn’t have much to say about […]

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Asus unveils MeMO Pad 8, MeMO Pad 10 budget tablets

Asus is bringing two new low-cost tablets to market under the MeMO Pad brand. As expected, the MeMO Pad 8 and MeMO Pad 10 are coming soon. Both tablets feature 1280 x 800 pixel IPS displays, 1GB of RAM, 1.6 GHz quad-core processors, WiFi, Bluetooth, stereo speakers, and Android 4.2 Jelly Bean software. Asus hasn’t […]

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Asus introduces Transformer Pad TF701T with 2560 x 1600 pixel display

Asus is showing off its next-generation Transformer Pad tablet with Google Android 4.2, featuring a speedy quad-core processor, a high-resolution display, and an optional keyboar docking station that lets you use the tablet like a notebook. As expected, the Asus Transformer Pad TF701T will feature an NVIDIA Tegra 4 processor and a 10.1 inch, 2560 […]

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Asus Transformer Book Trio is an 11.6 inch, 3-in-one Windows 8 PC

Asus is introducing a new ultraportable Windows 8 computer that you can use 3 different ways. It’s a tablet, a notebook, and a desktop. There’s an 11.6 inch tablet and a matching keyboard. Connect them together and you’ve got a portable Windows 8 notebook. Detach them and you’ve got an Android tablet. But since the […]