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Ultrabook Prices Could Drop to $600, Thanks to Use of Hybrid Disk Drives

Some Ultrabook makers are switching from solely solid state drives to hybrid disk drives to cut costs.

HP Envy 15 Laptop, $897

Get $450 off an HP Envy 15 laptop with an instant rebate and coupon code.

Dad Shoots Daughter's Laptop; YouTube Yawns

A dad's method of keeping his daughter offline is drawing interest, but it's not new for YouTube. Plugging byte boxes are a common sight on the video site.

Find February Deals on Laptops, HD TVs, Kindle Fire

Plenty of bargains are emerging, but it turns out it's not a great month to snap up a digital camera. Here's the lineup.


Asus U46SV Review: Fast, Comfortable, Enduring, but Too Much Software

Great performance, battery life, and ergonomics highlight this all-purpose laptop, but Asus goes overboard with the "value-added" utilities.

HP Envy 15 Review: A Great Laptop Marred by Serious Flaws

If HP can address a couple critical problems with the Envy 15, it will have a very desirable laptop on its hands.

Lenovo IdeaPad U400 Review: Stylish, Capable, and Affordable

High style and decent battery life highlight this all-purpose laptop, but it lacks a Blu-ray option.

Ultrabooks Pair with Cache SSDs for Speed, Value

Cache solid state drives are also a PC upgrader's dream, giving a cheap SSD speed boost at a budget and with little hassle.

CES 2012: Gadgets Parade Begins

CES 2012 is all about Ultrabooks, tablets, enormous HDTVs, and of course cool and quirky gadgets. Here's what's hot one day before the official gadget confab begins.


CES: Vizio's Slick New Laptops Are Impressive

After going hands-on with the upcoming Vizio laptops, and speaking about them with CTO Matt McRae, I have to admit: I'm impressed.