Did Apple just confirm the new 16-inch MacBook Pro?

Could Apple have just leaked its own 16-inch MacBook Pro, within the latest macOS Catalina Beta? That’s the question occupying Mac fans contemplating a new laptop purchase today, and who have been wondering whether holding out for the long-rumored flagship MacBook Pro could be a good idea amid ongoing frustrations with Apple’s current Butterfly keyboard. Certainly, chatter of a MacBook … Continue reading

Razer Blade 15 Advanced debuts world’s first optical laptop keyboard

You may have already heard of optical mice, which have been around for decades. You may have even heard of optical keyboards, which have also been around for quite a while, at least on desktops. Razer, however, claims to have one-upped its rivals and, by extension, allows its users to gain an “unfair” advantage over their competition. It has just … Continue reading

Pixelbook Go unofficially breaks cover with an odd take at portability

As the last major Android phone to launch this year, the Pixel 4 will arguably end 2019 with a blast. It won’t be alone on stage next week, however, and it will be joined by what could be the most divisive Chromebook in the history of Chromebooks. Because while Google is going back to the basics to focus on the … Continue reading

Samsung Chromebook 4 and 4+ warrant a second look

Samsung has a pair of new Chromebooks, and if you’ve been waiting for mainstream laptop specs but with particularly aggressive pricing, today’s your lucky day. The Samsung Chromebook 4 and Chromebook 4+ each borrow the company’s sleek Windows notebook styling, but kick off at just $229.99. The Chromebook 4 gets an 11.6-inch display, with an anti-reflective coating, running at 1366 … Continue reading

Review: Lenovo ThinkPad X1 Yoga (2019)

Joining the 7th-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon is Lenovo’s 4th-generation ThinkPad X1 Yoga, the flexible model in its X1 product family. As its name suggests, the X1 Yoga features a 360-degree hinge, enabling users to fold the display back, including into ‘tablet’ mode, for use in ways that aren’t possible with the X1 Carbon. What does this model have to offer … Continue reading

HP Spectre x360 13 (2019) invigorates HP’s most radical design

This year HP pulled out the stops when it came to their “best and brightest” with the HP Spectre x360 13 (for 2019). This is just the latest version of a laptop series HP’s been improving upon each year since its introduction in March of 2015. Here in 2019, the design is very similar to the October 2018 version of … Continue reading

HP Chromebook x360 12b and 14b support pen, touch, and voice

HP has taken the wraps off its new Chromebook x360 12b and 14b notebooks, both offering 360-degree hinges alongside sleek designs and high-end features, including USI pen support, USB-C, metal construction, and up to a Full HD display. As their names suggest, these two new Chromebooks are offered in 12-inch and 14-inch size options. The smaller of the two Chromebooks, … Continue reading