October 2014 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for October 2014. If you are looking for an article on a particular day or on a particular topic, you can use the menu on the right to narrow your search

Notebook/Laptop Articles for October of 2014

Below are the 28 Notebook/Laptop articles for October of 2014

Microsoft Announces Windows 10

Microsoft announces its new operating system Windows 10, fusing elements from Windows 7 and Windows 8 into the company's most ambition platform to date.

Dell Inspiron 14 5000 Series Review

This 14-inch budget notebook is available in multiple configurations packing just about anything you want in its nearly 5-lbs frame. Keep reading to find out if it's worth the higher-than-expected[...]

HP Breaks Up, But Your PC Will Be Just Fine

Hewlett-Packard on Monday announced plans to split the company into two parts; separating its personal computer and printer businesses from its enterprise technology services.

Trash Your Gaming Desktops: Nvidia’s New GeForce GTX 970M and 980M Get Serious

Nvidia claims to have dramatically narrowed that gap between notebook and desktop performance with the new GeForce GTX 970M and GTX 980M graphics.

Lenovo Y50 Review

This 15-inch laptop sports a slimmer design and potent upgrades including Nvidia’s GeForce GTX 860M graphics and a 4th generation Intel Core i7 processor. Is this a great budget gaming[...]

LG G Vista

The LG G Vista is a mid-tier Android phablet. It has a 5.7-inch Gorilla Glass 3 IPS LCD display with a 1280 x 720 resolution and a 1.2 GHz quad-core CPU and[...]

Lenovo Yoga 3 Pro Preview

We got our hands on the latest Yoga notebooks and you might be surprised by what you see.

LG G Vista Review

The LG G Vista is not the most impressive Android phablet, but that's okay because it's also not the most expensive. So what's going on with this mid-range smartphone? Find[...]

Kensington Pro Fit Mid-Size Wireless Mouse Review

Is this budget-priced wireless mouse a good choice for students and road warriors? We put it to the test.

How To Identify Your PC’s Hardware Specifications

Having trouble figuring out how much drive space you have left or what type of graphics card you're using? We show you how to identify the specifications of your computer[...]

Sony Xperia Z3 Review: Long Lasting Quality

Sony's tossed out new flagship phones at a breakneck pace over the last few months, but it looks like it's found a winner in the Xperia Z3. Here's our review.

Sony Xperia Z3

The Xperia Z3 is a marked improvement over previous versions of Sony’s flagship. The smartphone is dust- and waterproof (up to 1 meter for 30 minutes). Additionally, it features a[...]

Asus Transformer Book T200 Arrives in the U.S.

Asus has released it’s latest 2-in-1 notebook, the Transformer Book T200, in the U.S. beginning today.

WD My Passport Wireless Review

Western Digital delivers a portable drive that can be used wirelessly with any Wi-Fi enabled device and even has solutions for photographers and people who prefer the reliability of a[...]

Samsung Chromebook 2 adds an Intel Chip keeps its Affordable Price

Samsung updates its Chromebook2 line with a new 11.6-inch version running on an Intel Celeron chipset.

Apple iPhone 6

The iPhone 6 is Apple’s first foray into making a larger phone. The device boasts a 4.7-inch display, 8-megapixel camera, biometric security, Apple Pay for NFC transactions, and runs on[...]

Apple iPhone 6 Review

With its larger display and more rounded design, the iPhone 6 has Apple adjusting to the rest of the smartphone market. Has the transition been a smooth one? Here's our[...]

Toshiba Delivers Low-Cost 2-in-1 for the Holidays

Toshiba today announced the Satellite Radius 11, a value-priced convertible laptop with an 11.6" screen and a two-axis hinge that rotates 360-degrees. You can bet some stores will be stocking[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 11e Chromebook Review: An alternative to low-end PCs

Lenovo's newest ThinkPad for schools is a Chromebook with amazing build quality. This device offers all the bells & whistles of a low-end notebook for school, but is the $479[...]

Apple iPhone 6 Plus Review

The 5.5-inch iPhone 6 Plus marks Apple's first foray into the world of phablets. It shares many of the best aspects of both iPhones and iPads that have come before[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 11e Chromebook

The Lenovo ThinkPad Yoga 11e Chromebook is designed primarily for education, but can be useful in other settings as well. The lightweight device runs on the Google Chrome OS, and features an[...]

Apple iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 Plus has all the same features as the iPhone 6, but in a bigger package. Apple’s first phablet features a 5.5-inch display, 8-megapixel camera, iOS 8, and runs on[...]

Asus Transformer Book T100 vs T200: Battle of the Budget 2-in-1

There are a number of convertible notebook tablets on the market but Asus has two of the best 2-in-1 laptops for the holidays. We took a closer look to help[...]

System Mechanic Pro Review

When your PC needs a tune-up, sometimes it’s best to turn to a professional mechanic.

Kyocera Brigadier Review: Heavy Duty

The Kyocera Brigadier is built like a tank, and it's as ugly as one to boot, but it stands out among the rugged smartphone pack by including one of the[...]

Kyocera Brigadier

The Kyocera Brigadier is a rugged smartphone with respectable specs. The device can take a beating, and should be able to survive moderately rough conditions. It sports a 4.5-inch screen, 2[...]

Lenovo ThinkPad W540 Mobile Workstation Review

This 15.6" mobile workstation packs professional power including a 2880x1620 resolution IPS display, built-in display calibrator and Nvidia Quadro graphics.

MSI Announces GT80 Titan, World’s First Gaming Laptop with Mechanical Keyboard

New and powerful graphics cards have allowed gaming laptops to go toe to toe with their traditional desktop counterparts, but one area where the mobile space has always lagged behind is[...]