HP Slims Down the Business Ultrabook With New EliteBook Folio 1040

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Hewlett Packard just unveiled its new EliteBook Folio 1040, a laptop that’s said to be 16.1 percent thinner and 7.3 percent lighter than the previous generation of the Folio. The new EliteBook Folio is a slimmer, leaner, and more powerful Ultrabook, packing in some of the most advanced specs on the market today while at […]

HP Refreshes Convertible EliteBook Revolve Tablet PC With Haswell

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HP has just launched the HP EliteBook Revolve G2, an update of the EliteBook Revolve that debuted earlier this year at the Consumer Electronics Show. The design is still the same, offering a modern and elegant twisting screen design on this more conventional convertible form factor, though HP has made a few quiet changes under […]

HP Elitebook Revolve: A Windows 8 Tablet with a Twist

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While convertible hybrid tablets with keyboard docks are quickly becoming en vogue, HP’s Elitebook Revolve is a modern twist on an old favorite: the HP 2730p tablet PC. The Elitebook Revolve carries a design that’s more akin to the old popular tablet PCs of yore, but with striking modern lines and a lightweight ultrabook finish, […]

HP Talks About Notebook Designs, Windows 8, Touch, Ultrabooks

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This article is cross-posted on Notebooks.com. I had joined HP on a press tour earlier this week where the company was showing off its business-class EliteBook notebooks, which is an elegant aluminum-clad enterprise notebook that boasts rugged features that are tested using military specs. During the company’s presentation on design, notebooks design head Stacy Wolff […]

Week in Review: 25 Sandy Bridge Notebooks Announced, Coming Soon

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This week was one of the busiest we’ve seen in a while with 25 new notebooks or refreshed notebooks being announced this week from Apple, Dell, HP, Lenovo and Sony. The new notebooks ran the gamut from consumer devices to corporate work stations and range from $579 to $2,199 for the base models. There’s even […]

Mobile Workstations: Right Tool for IndyCar Race Teams

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I spent last weekend at Infineon Raceway with the de Ferran Dragon IndyCar team. The team is sponsored by HP and co-owned by the CEO of Seagate. As you can guess, tech is emphasized quite a bit around the team’s garage and in pit lane. IndyCar race cars have telemetry that transmit data back to […]

How Disposable Are Your Gadgets?

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I’ve been handling my iPhone 4 with kid gloves since I bought it in June.  Its shiny glass exterior  might go unscathed for a year or two, but sooner or later  I’m sure it’s going to scratch or break unless I  wrap it up  in a very heavy-duty case. Like most consumer gadgets,  the iPhone […]