Loyd CaseSenior Editor, PCWorld Follow me on Google+

Loyd Case first started writing about PC technology for Computer Gaming World, giving him a creative outlet for his obsession about PC performance. The PC industry -- and Loyd -- have never been quite the same since.

Lenovo IdeaPad U350

A tightly integrated package that’s great for on-the-go office and Web use, but the multimedia angle suffers.

Samsung NP-NC20

Samsung's upscale netbook is almost as bulky as a standard laptop, without the full features.