Laptops

At home with the Microsoft Surface Pro 3

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Peter Gothard gets some hands-on time with a Surface Pro 3, and discusses some of the device's finer features
04 Jul 2014

Microsoft powers cyber arm of the law in Cambridgeshire

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Peter Gothard hears how Windows 8.1 is helping the county's police with their inquiries
10 Jun 2014

Computing Refresh: Salesforce invades UK, eBay hacked, and Microsoft reveals Surface Pro 3

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Salesforce sets up shop in London, eBay reveals three-month old customer data hack, and Microsoft launches a 'laptop beater'.
23 May 2014

What the Surface Pro 3 says about Microsoft's hardware strategy

Does Microsoft's hybrid tablet announcement point to a more focused hardware division under Satya Nadella's new company?
21 May 2014

Lenovo yearly profits jump by 29 per cent

Disappointing sales in China offset by growth in EMEA and Americas for world's biggest PC maker
21 May 2014

Microsoft announces Surface Pro 3 *UPDATED*

Latest device in Surface range is larger, thinner and louder
20 May 2014

Halfords opts for Fujitsu in three-year IT maintenance deal

Halfords CIO Anna Barsby also planning data centre consolidation and other major projects
09 Apr 2014

London borough to roll out Google Chromebooks to escape Microsoft's licensing costs

Barking and Dagenham claims it would have to pay over £200,000 more to replace outgoing Windows XP desktops with Windows 7 PCs
02 Apr 2014

Tablet market growth slows as devices market reaches saturation

It's becoming increasingly hard to convince consumers to purchase tablets, says Kantar Worldpanel ComTech
31 Mar 2014

Microsoft to slash price of Windows 8.1 by 70 per cent - report

Manufacturers of lower-priced laptop and tablet devices to pay only $15 for licence, sources say
24 Feb 2014

London School of Business and Finance favours Surface RT for 'familiar application framework' in bespoke development

"We needed Office 2013," says CIO
18 Feb 2014

Sony in talks to flog flagging PC business

Investment fund Japan Industrial Partners kicking the tyres on proposed £300m sale
05 Feb 2014

Living with the Dell Venue 11 Pro Windows 8 Tablet

Danny Palmer examines the business use case for Dell's competition to Microsoft's Surface Pro
29 Jan 2014

BYOD: too much choice is a dangerous thing

The wide open landscape of BYOD is being fenced off into more manageable subdivisions like CYOD and COPE. Will these new acronyms help?
17 Jan 2014

Google Chromebook outsells MacBooks and Android tablets in US

Does Google’s web-tethered device point the way to the future of laptops?
02 Jan 2014

Gigabyte P27 high-performance laptop: Review

High-performance laptops can be a pig-in-a-poke. The Gigabyte P27, though, shouldn't disappoint – except in terms of the quality of its loudspeakers
13 Dec 2013

Keeping the PC in UK plc

When even major vendors like Dell struggle to sustain their PC businesses, what chance is there for UK-based manufacturers?
29 Oct 2013

Apple launches thinner and lighter Macs and iPads – but no blockbuster new products

No iWatch or Apple TV, but A7 64-bit microprocessor appears in more products, while the iPad Mini will take on the Google Nexus 7
22 Oct 2013

Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite: Review

In the past year, the price of solid-state discs has halved, and more and more laptops are emerging with SSDs instead of hard disk drives. But at £600 is it finally time to throw away the clunky old Toshiba and replace it with something new? Graeme Burton examines the new Samsung ATIV Book 9 Lite
22 Oct 2013

Dell targets enterprise users with new laptops, tablets and hybrids

We take the firm's new XPS laptops and Venue tablets for a spin
02 Oct 2013

The home computing era: From conception to consumerisation

Apple's iPhones and iPads have led the era of consumerisation, but their adoption would not have been possible without the advent of the home computing era which began in earnest in the early 1980s.
30 Sep 2013

Review: Gigabyte U2442F ultrabook

The Gigabyte U2442F comes from a company better known for its motherboards. But is this pricey “Ultrabook” worth the £999 that it is asking? Graeme Burton investigates
27 Sep 2013

There’s life in the old PC yet

Some tablets may become obsolete long before laptops and desktop PCs bite the dust, writes John Leonard
17 Sep 2013

Tablets 'will never exceed 30 per cent of PC market' says Nolan Bushnell

Atari founder tells Computing that desktop and laptop PCs unlikely to be eclipsed by tablets
06 Sep 2013