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Lenovo Yoga 5G is the world’s first 5G laptop, but it’s only available via contract

October 5, 2020

Via: The Inquirer

The new laptop will only be available via a paid-monthly contract with EE initially, similar to your conventional smartphone contract. This means you won’t be able to buy the laptop separately, despite featuring a SIM card slot where you can […]


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Best tablet 2020: For once it’s not just about Apple

September 29, 2020

Via: The Inquirer

2020’s been a great year for tablets. Not only have we seen a number of new iPads hit the market, after years of neglect we’ve also had a fresh wave of Android tablets hit the scene. With Microsoft expected to […]


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European Commission to appeal decision that reversed Apple’s $15B State Aid tax bill in Ireland

September 25, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

It’s not over until it’s over for Apple and its ongoing tax headache in Europe. Today the European Commission announced that it plans to appeal the July 2020 ruling that overturned the original $15 billion fine that it leveled against […]


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Microsoft Surface Sparti: New 12.5-inch laptop rumoured for October

September 21, 2020

Via: The Inquirer

The Sparti will essentially be a smaller version of the current Surface Laptop 3 series, but priced between the current Surface Go 2 and Surface Pro 7 – reports claim this figure could be anywhere between $500 and $600. Despite […]


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What to expect from Apple’s hardware event

September 14, 2020

Via: Tech Crunch

If this was a normal year, we would be settling in for an iPhone event right about now. This is, however, very much not a normal year. And while we are, in fact, getting an Apple hardware event tomorrow at […]


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Apple Silicon: Specs, features and when we expect to see the first Apple Silicon-powered Macs

September 8, 2020

Via: The Inquirer

The Apple Silicon platform was unveiled alongside the macOS Big Sur operating system at WWDC 2020 in June. The move to the company’s own silicon is the biggest change to the Mac line since the switch from PowerPC to Intel […]


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This might be the first MacBook powered by the same chip tech as the iPhone 12

August 31, 2020

Via: BGR

We’ve been telling you for a few years now that the newest iPhones and iPads feature A-series chips so fast that they beat most of their rivals that power laptops and desktop. And rumors kept saying at the time that […]


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Apple made a top secret iPod for the US government fifteen years ago

August 20, 2020

Via: TechSpot

Apple software engineer David Shayer recounts the tale in Apple newsletter Tidbits. He writes that fifteen years ago, the director of iPod software informed him that two engineers from the Department of Energy wanted a special iPod built. It turned […]


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Microsoft Surface Laptop 4 rumours, release date, price and specs

July 23, 2020

Via: The Inquirer

Leaked 3DMark benchmark data (spotted by WindowsLatest) shows a new Microsoft device using an AMD Ryzen 7 4800U processor. While there’s no specific mention of a Surface Laptop 4, it’s fairly safe to assume this is the laptop in question […]


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Notebooks have ‘singlehandedly’ pulled the PC market out of depression

July 10, 2020

Via: ZDnet

As the coronavirus lockdowns began around the globe, businesses and consumers scrambled to buy PCs and laptops to keep them productive or entertained while at home, something that is now showing up in PC sales data: analyst firm Canalys estimates […]