Don't-Miss Ultrabook Stories
in Belize, an iPad proved the better product for communication, but for actually getting the job done a Toshiba Ultrabook won out.
The Microsoft Store is selling Acer's Aspire S3-951 ultrabook for only $799--plus it's throwing in a $200 coupon, and free shipping.
Ultrabooks, a term coined by Intel, give name to the increasingly thin, light, fast and (relatively) cheap Windows laptops popping up over the last year in reaction to the Apple MacBook Air and the iPad-led tablet craze.
Asus' Zenbook Ultrabooks will reportedly get major upgrades in the next generation, including (optional) HD displays.
The first Ivy Bridge chips were due to arrive in April, but they've been pushed back.
Some Ultrabook makers are switching from solely solid state drives to hybrid disk drives to cut costs.
Intel is expected to share details this week about its effort to work wireless capabilities into chips, which could shrink mobile devices and PCs.
Ultrabook makers are reportedly worrying about how to integrate touchscreens with thin-and-light laptops, but don't forget the trackpad.
The pretty, glass-covered HP Envy 14 Spectre is now available for purchase on HP's website.