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Dell's new Skylake Precision laptops get smaller, thinner and faster

Dell's new corporate laptops rock Skylake CPUs and other goodies. They also give us a peek at what we might see in consumer laptops in the near future.


LG’s Gram laptop is larger yet lighter than a MacBook Air

LG's first U.S. laptop weighs in at 2.19 pounds with either a 13- or 14-inch display.


Alienware offers potential free Skylake upgrades for new Haswell, Broadwell laptops

People who just bought a new Alienware laptop could get upgrade 'if' a new Intel CPU is released.

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Cheap and convertible Chromebooks debut at IFA: Lenovo’s 100S, Acer’s R 11

Lenovo’s Chromebook 100S costs just $179. The R 11’s 360-degree hinge makes it Acer's most versatile model yet.


Asus' powerful GX700 gaming laptop rocks liquid cooling and a secretive Nvidia GPU

Yes, it's real. An overclocked, water-cooled 'laptop.'

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Toshiba's swanky Satellite Radius 12 laptop is brimming with cutting-edge features

The Toshiba Satellite Radius 12 packs Intel's new Skylake processor, a 4K display option, and support for Windows Hello biometric security.


MSI embraces Skylake and Thunderbolt 3.0 for new gaming laptops

The updated laptops will feature NVMe RAID and up to 3.3GBps read speeds.


New Alienware laptops pack Thunderbolt 3 and prettier screens, but oddly lack Skylake

Latest gaming laptops will feature dynamic overclocking, new AMD GPU but oddly, no Skylake

Vaio PCs to return to overseas markets this fall

Vaio, Sony's former laptop brand, is returning to overseas markets this fall, with sales of Windows 10 devices in the U.S. and Brazil.

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Dell's Chromebook 13 is the first built for business, starting at $399

Clad in carbon fiber, aluminum and magnesium, and priced up to $899, the Chromebook 13 is offering quality and choices we haven't seen before in the Chromebook space.

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The first Skylake laptops are Lenovo's Thinkpad P50 and P70 graphics workstations

Gamers got their 6th-gen Intel CPU, and now it looks like laptop users will too. These high-end machines sport other dream-checklist items including DDR4, Thunderbolt 3 and real USB 3.1.

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Why Linux enthusiasts are arguing over Purism's sleek, idealistic Librem laptops

Purism's sleek hardware and declared love for free and open components has won over the Linux world, but reality and the dream may not match.

Synaptics will put fingerprint sensors in PC touchpads to enable Windows Hello

With the SecurePad, Synaptics hopes to speed Windows 10 logins using an embedded fingerprint reader. Synaptics says it is working to qualify its SecurePad technology with Microsoft.

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Acer's insanely cheap Windows 10 Cloudbooks take aim at Chromebooks

Don't want to spend sub-$200 on a Chromebook? How about a Windows 10 laptop?

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Acer's new Windows 10 laptops arrive with Chromebook-like prices

The 11-inch model will launch in August in North America