Android and Windows in one! Meet the new Samsung Slide ATIV Q

by Nikos Papanikolopoulos Well here's how Samsung confirms that it has unveiled a device for the masses! At the Premiere Event in London the Korean company announced a shapshifting slide tablet named ATIV Q, that combines worlds two most popular operating systems: Android 4.2.2 and Windows 8, into a laptop and tablet at the same time! The impressive […] 21 June 2013 at 12:46 am

Meet Samsung's ATIV Book 9 Plus και ATIV Book 9 Lite

by Christine Kitsati Two exceptionally thin Windows 8 ultrabooks were unveiled yesterday by Samsung: meet ATIV Book 9 Plus and ATIV Book 9 Lite two devices of the Ativ Book family that replaces the Series X ultrabooks of the company. The ATIV Book 9 Plus has a 13.3 inch multi touch display (3200×1800 pixels) and is powered by Intel Haswell processors […] 21 June 2013 at 12:31 am

Fire Red: Perhaps the most breathtaking Sony VAIO you've ever seen

by Christine Kitsati Sony unveiled today two extremely limited red editions of its VAIO Duo 13 and VAIO Pro ultrabooks, that are really breathtaking! In order to create this beautiful red finish the Japanese company had to take into account a wide spectrum of color combinations using pre painted carbon fiber parts to manufacture them! It's a procedure […] 13 June 2013 at 09:39 am

Wanna see the inside world of a MacBook Air 2013? iFixit does it for you

by niki lyberis Apple unveiled its new MacBook Air 2013 in this year's WWDC, equipped with Intel Haswell processors and huge autonomy thanks to awesome energy consumption. Apple called it "all day battery" (and even though we may not agree completely it's incredible to offer 9, 12 or even 13 hours of continuous use! Who must take credit […] 12 June 2013 at 06:11 pm

OS X 10.9 Mavericks: tabs, tags, Safari, new Apple Maps, new Calendar, notifications and more

by niki lyberis Apple unveiled yesterday the latest version of its Mac OS X 10.9, code named Mavericks! With more than 200 new features, full iOS optimisation and exceptional battery life time (for Macbooks) the new OS X 10.9 will be available this September. Finder Tabs & tags The tabs we all loved in every browser have finally […] 11 June 2013 at 06:47 pm

New MacBook Air: the Haswell response of notebooks to... the iPad

by Christine Kitsati According to Phil Schiller the only thing notebooks have to offer in response to the huge iPad hype is... the new Macbook Air! The new devices pack Haswell processors and a battery that lasts up to 9 and 12 hours respectively for the 11 inch and the 13 inch model. You won't notice any differences […] 11 June 2013 at 05:04 pm

That's how the Windows 8.1 Start button is going to look

by Christine Kitsati We're now pretty sure that Windows 8.1 are gonna bring back the so beloved Start Button, especially after having seen Microsoft's official preview video.  During a video at this year's Computex, we see some more info on what the button is gonna look like and what its functions will be. According to this video, the […] 8 June 2013 at 11:46 am

Thunderbolt 2: 4K playback and video transfer simultaneously

by Christine Kitsati Intel announced today its Thunderbolt 2 technology, with up to 20GBps transfer speeds (instead of just 10Gbps of the 1st gen). The new port that's already "must" for all Macbooks promises to offer simultaneous transfers of data and 4K playback at the same time, something that all of you video addicts will just love. Thanks […] 6 June 2013 at 12:29 pm

Sony VAIO Duo 13: New, fresh, slider ultrabook

by Christine Kitsati Sony unveiled today VAIO Duo 13 at Computex 2013, an improved and larger model than the not so successful Duo 11. The Duo 13 is a new hybrid ultrabook, with a sliding touch display that can transform it into a large 13 inch tablet. The VAIO Duo 13 is made out of carbon fiber parts, […] 6 June 2013 at 10:25 am

Sony VAIO Pro 11/13: World's lightest ultrabooks

by Christine Kitsati If you have been fascinated by the previous Ultra Thin Ultra-books by Sony (Z Series) it's time you met the new offsprings of the VAIO Pro series! During this year's Computex Sony unveiled (apart from the hybrid VAIO Duo 13), two new super-slim ultrabooks  that are presumed to be the world's lightest touch-enabled ultra-books. Sony VAIO […] 6 June 2013 at 10:07 am