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Tech Musings

Third time lucky, will the Surface Pro 3 make an impact?

Third time lucky, will the Surface Pro 3 make an impact?

All eyes were on a little known brand last week here in Malaysia, when nascent Chinese consumer electronics company Xiaomi Corporation launched its flagship smartphone, the Xiaomi Mi 3. What’s more interesting is that the company claimed to have sold 4,000 units in a mere 17 minutes! Pretty impressive, I must say. But moving away from all that attention-grabbing news […]

May 28, 2014 ×

Computing

Lenovo debuts ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch & ThinkPad Tablet 8 in Malaysia

Lenovo debuts ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch & ThinkPad Tablet 8 in Malaysia

#1 PC maker Lenovo has unleashed the new ThinkPad X1 Carbon Touch – the world’s lightest 14-inch commercial Ultrabook, along with the ThinkPad Tablet 8, a premium 8-inch tablet. The X1 Carbon Touch packs the latest 4th Generation Intel Core “Haswell” processor, innovative new features and is built like a tank, as any ThinkPad should.

May 23, 2014 ×

Computing

Microsoft, TM and Intel launch ‘Good Bye XP, Good Buy Windows 8′ program

Microsoft, TM and Intel launch ‘Good Bye XP, Good Buy Windows 8′ program

On 8 April 2014, the world finally bid farewell to the venerable Windows XP. Microsoft officially retired support for the 12-year old operating system as well as Office 2003, including automatic security patches. To make transitioning to the latest technology powered by Windows 8 and Intel technology for SMEs easier, Microsoft Malaysia has partnered Telekom Malaysia (“TM”) and Intel Malaysia to […]

April 16, 2014 ×

Computing, Reviews

[Review] Toshiba Satellite S40t notebook

[Review] Toshiba Satellite S40t notebook

Toshiba went on a no holds barred refresh journey of its notebook portfolio mid last year,  introducing the Qosmio X75 gaming notebook, the premium Satellite P series, the sleek Satellite S series, mainstream Satellite L series and entry-level Satellite C. Earlier, we had reviewed the Satellite L40 notebook targeted at students and entry-level users. Slightly higher up the range, we […]

March 21, 2014 ×

Computing

Cheaper Surface RT, Surface Pro in Malaysia

Cheaper Surface RT, Surface Pro in Malaysia

In view of the looming launch of the much-anticipated Surface 2 tablet, Microsoft has announced new prices for the previous generation of Surface devices that will continue to be sold until stocks are exhausted. The Surface RT 64GB version has an RRP of RM1,199 while the Surface Pro has an RRP of RM1,889. Prices are for Surface devices only and […]

March 11, 2014 ×

Computing

ASUS Malaysia restocks popular ASUS Transformer Book T100 ultraportable

ASUS Malaysia restocks popular ASUS Transformer Book T100 ultraportable

ASUS Malaysia has announced the arrival of a new shipment of ASUS Transformer Book T100 (T100TA-DK005H), its affordable 2-in-1 10-inch ultraportable laptop cum tablet. The device has been a hit and stocks have been scarce since its introduction in October 2013.

February 28, 2014 ×

Computing, MWC 2014

[MWC 2014] HP Intros ProPad 600, ElitePad 1000

[MWC 2014] HP Intros ProPad 600, ElitePad 1000

HP has unveiled several new business tablets at the 2014 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. First up is the 10-1-inch ProPad 600 targeted for the small business market.

February 24, 2014 ×

Computing, Reviews

[Review] Toshiba Satellite L40 Notebook

[Review] Toshiba Satellite L40 Notebook

Toshiba did a big refresh of its PC line-up mid last year, unveiling a strong portfolio of notebooks including the Qosmio X75 gaming notebook, premium Satellite P series, Satellite S series, entry-level Satellite C series and mainstream Satellite L series. I took the Intel Core i5-powered 14-inch Satellite L40 for a spin. Here’s Part 1 of the review.

February 16, 2014 ×

Reviews

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[Review] Dell Latitude 10 (Part 2): Performance, Pros, Cons, Summary

So now that you’ve a general idea of what the business-focused Dell Latitude 10 tablet has to offer, how does it translate into real work? In Part 2, we’ll see how it fares in daily tasks – both at work and play. It has received favourable reviews in the industry thus far. It even caught the attention of PCMag, garnering […]

January 23, 2014 ×