2.2 pound Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano laptop coming this year

The upcoming Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Nano will be the first ThinkPad laptop to weigh less than a kilogram. Weighing in at 999 grams (or about 2.2 pounds), Lenovo describes the laptop as the “lightest ThinkPad ever” in a leaked promotional slide posted to Twitter by WalkingCat. Lenovo hasn’t officially announced the laptop yet, but it’s likely […]

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Extreme and ThinkPad P mobile workstations go Comet Lake-H

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Extreme line of laptops combine high-power hardware with relatively compact designs, typically with starting weights of less than four pounds. Now Lenovo is updating several high-performance ThinkPad laptops with several new models sporting 10th-gen Intel Core H-series processors and NVIDIA graphics. Among other things, that means we can expect the new Lenovo […]

Lenovo’s wireless ThinkPad TrackPoint Keyboard II is now available for $100

Some PC users like to use a mouse. Others prefer trackpads. But some folks consider Lenovo’s TrackPoint system to be the gold standard for input. Typically found on Lenovo ThinkPad laptops, the TrackPoint puts a pointing stick in the center of the keyboard and left and right buttons below the space bar. This lets you […]

Lenovo to begin selling some ThinkPad laptops with Fedora Linux

Most of Lenovo’s laptops ship with Windows 10 software. But soon you may be able to buy one that comes with Fedora 32 Workstation Linux pre-installed instead. Fedora Magazine says select Lenovo ThinkPad laptops will be available with the GNU/Linux distribution soon as part of a “pilot of Lenovo’s Linux Community Series – Fedora Edition.” […]

Lilbits 379: Lenovo’s USB-C bug, LG’s desktop mode, and Linux phones

Sometimes I like to tweet links to well written articles on other tech news sites rather than re-write the news for Liliputing. And sometimes I like to roundup some of those recent Tweets into a blog post so that folks who don’t follow us on Twitter or Facebook don’t feel left out. With that in […]

Lenovo’s ThinkPad X1 Carbon Gen 8 is a Project Athena laptop (and a lot like the 7th-gen model)

Lenovo’s new 8th-gen ThinkPad X1 Carbon thin and light laptop comes less than half a year after the company introduced its 7th-gen model… so maybe it shouldn’t come as a surprise that the new version looks virtually identical to its predecessor. The similarities aren’t just skin deep though — not only is the body of […]