The new Lenovo Miix 700 is pretty much a straight-up clone of the Microsoft's Surface Pro 3. Same size, same weight, same idea. I don't care. The Surface was pretty great — minus a bunch of annoying flaws — and I can't wait for someone to perfect it.
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After its screen, a computer's keyboard and mouse and input ports are what you'll be using the most when you sit down to browse the Web or watch a movie or do some work. Here's everything you need to know when it comes to choosing the right laptop based on its keyboard and trackpad and the ports you'll be using day in, day out.
The computer-on-a-stick is not a new — nor always terribly successful — idea. But that hasn't stopped Lenovo, which has announced its own stab at the concept: the Ideacenter Stick 300.
During Tech World 2015, Lenovo showed off a new concept smartwatch dubbed the Magic View that boasts a second LCD display. This allows the user to view magnified images by holding it up to their eye like a futuristic nickelodeon. We checked out a prototype of this intriguing new device on the Tech World showroom floor. Read on for our early verdict.
Lenovo today announced a new collaboration with Microsoft that will see Windows 10's Siri challenger, Cortana, enhanced with a new propitiatory search platform. Dubbed REACHit, it will allow Cortana to search and locate difficult-to-find content across multiple devices and cloud services with a few spoken commands.
Lenovo and Motorola's build-a-phone service, dubbed "Moto Maker", will soon be rolling into Australia. It's essentially a website that allows you to custom-order your smartphone's appearance and specifications, much like you would when purchasing a laptop. (There's a small catch with the local release, however.)
Earlier this year, it came to light that Lenovo's laptops came installed with software called Superfish that could leave user data vulnerable. Now, researchers have found that Lenovo's update system is flawed — and could allow criminals to run commands remotely on the hardware.
The one big thing that separates a gaming laptop from a regular ol' workaday machine is the presence of a good, discrete graphics card inside it. Lenovo is a PC maker with a line-up dedicated mostly to straight-laced professional notebooks, but it also has a bit of a fun side, too. The Lenovo Y50 is a mainstream Windows 8.1 laptop that also has some pretence at gaming.
Last week, news broke that many Lenovo computers were shipped with a dangerous piece of Superfish adware, which made the computers vulnerable to malicious hacks. Now, with a class-action lawsuit looming and antivirus vendors pledging to root out the adware, Lenovo's CTO has said his company is done with Superfish.