December 2011 Notebook/Laptop Articles

Listed below are all of our news and reviews articles for December 2011. 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 December of 2011

Below are the 54 Notebook/Laptop articles for December of 2011

Top Ten Printers for November 2011

We shared our top five holiday gifts, now the readers of PrinterComparison get a say! Get a jump on your printer purchasing research with PrinterComparison's list of top viewed printers[...]

HP Pavilion dm1-4010us Review: Better Than A Netbook

If you're trying to find a travel laptop with decent multimedia performance and good battery life that won't take up much room in a carry-on bag then the latest HP[...]

Asus N55S

The Asus N55S is a consumer multimedia notebook that can also be used to play the latest games. It has a 15.6-inch 1080p display and it’s equipped with an Intel Core i7-2630QM[...]

Most Popular Laptops for November 2011

Each month we compile data for the number of times a particular notebook is viewed on this site's product pages to get an idea for what mainstream consumers are looking[...]

Logitech Mad at Google, Throwing Out The Logitech Revue with Google TV

Logitech has made it official, calling the Logitech Revue a "mistake of implementation of a gigantic nature," and while the CEO doesn't shy away from taking some of the blame,[...]

Dell XPS 14z Review: One Sleek 14-inch Laptop

This all metal notebook puts a 14-inch screen in a 13.3-inch chassis and is packed with the latest technology including a backlit keyboard. We take a closer look at this[...]

Dell XPS 14z

The Dell XPS 14z is a travel-friendly notebook due to its 0.9″ chassis thickness and 14-inch 720p display. Customize it with either an Intel Core i5-2430M or an Intel Core i7-2640M[...]

Canon Pixma MG6220 – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

Our first December featured holiday "Deal of the Week," showcases the Canon Pixma MG6220 All-in-One, little sister to the Canon Pixma MG8220 All-in-One featured in October. Check it out today!

Kodak Delivers Cloud Printing App for Android Devices

Kodak officially launched its Kodak Document Print Application for Android OS devices earlier this morning.

Intel 2012 CPU Roadmap Leaked, Shows Release Schedule for Ivy Bridge

Another month, and another Intel roadmap! It's not uncommon to see these pop up two or three times a year, giving us some idea of when we can expect to[...]

Kodak Hero 9.1 Review: A Superhero AIO?

With the holidays in full swing, why not start researching potential gifts with us? Read our full review of the Kodak HERO 9.1 All-in-One inkjet printer, one of the first[...]

Kodak Hero 9.1

The Kodak HERO 9.1 All-in-One has a 4.3-inch touchscreen display, 30-page ADF, 100-sheet paper tray with a 40-sheet photo tray and print speeds up to 8.5 ipm in black and[...]

Skooba Satchel V.3 Review: Comfortable, Durable and Stylish

The Skooba Satchel V.3 features 20 pockets, a padded laptop compartment, and a "Superbungee" shoulder strap. Read our full review to find out if this is the right laptop travel[...]

Norton Internet Security (NIS) 2012 Review: Protecting Your Whole Family

How does the Norton Internet Security (NIS) 2012 compare vs. NIS 2011, and to the less feature-rich Norton Anti-Virus (NAV)? Read the full review.

Avery Dennison Offers Label Printing App

The Office and Consumer Products Group of Avery Dennison, a worldwide office products company, introduced the Avery Templates 'Everywhere' app for the Apple iPhone.

Dell Latitude E6320 Review: Strong and Capable

Dell states that the Latitude E6320 is a great choice for traveling business professionals due to its lightweight design, "Tri-Metal" casing, and good battery life. We'll test these theories out[...]

Xerox Introduces eConcierge

Xerox eConcierge is a cloud-based solution and free service that helps small and medium-size businesses keep track of monitoring and ordering printer and multifunction printer (MFP) supplies.

Brother MFC-J430w Review: First Look

Check out our hands-on first look at the affordable MFC-J430w All-in-One targeted at the small office, home office market. With a price point of $99.99, a compact footprint and wireless[...]

12 Tech Days Of Christmas 2011

Countdown to Christmas: Noting What’s Nice in Yuletide Tech Gifts Forget about partridges in pear trees, turtle doves or golden rings. What most tech heads want this Christmas season are[...]

Compaq Mini Netbook with Verizon 4G LTE Review: A Good Deal?

This 10-inch netbook features built-in Verizon 4G LTE wireless and is available exclusively from Verizon for $149.99 with a two-year contract. Our review looks at the netbook itself and the[...]

Printer Tips: Saving on Consumables

Read our holiday edition of "Printer Tips" from PrinterComparison, a weekly series where our staff will share expert advice on a wide range of printing topics!

HP Pavilion dm1-4010us: Our Deal of the Week

The HP Pavilion dm1-4010us is a lightweight and compact 11.6-inch notebook with good overall performance. Check out our NotebookReview deal of the week to get more information on this netbook[...]

Kodak Hero 9.1 – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

Holiday festivities are in full swing as we share our second December "Deal of the Week," featuring the Kodak HERO 9.1 All-in-One, the new flagship model of Kodak's AIO lineup.[...]

Hitachi Sells World’s First Internal 4TB Hard Drive

In a serendipitous store find in Japan this week, a happy customer chanced upon one of Hitachi's quiet releases - a 4TB internal hard drive. It's hard to find 3TB[...]

12 Tech Days of Christmas

With the Big Day just 12 days away, TechnologyGuide editors share some favorite gift suggestions that mix tech with tinsel, putting a new spin on the popular 12 Days of[...]

Dell 2155cdn Review: First Look

The Dell 2155cdn is a color laser multifunction device with print, scan, copy and fax capabilities. The 2155cdn features print speeds of up to 24 pages per minute, automatic duplex,[...]

CES 2012: New Technology and Gadgets Outshine the Glitz in Las Vegas

CES 2012: New Technology and Gadgets Outshine the Glitz in Las Vegas Take away the lights, the gambling, the glitz, the entertainment and the endless night life and Las Vegas[...]

25 Top Gadget Add-Ons for PCs, iPhones, iPads, and Android Devices

The Christmas countdown is on, but there's still time ahead for finding gadgets that will add more power, connectivity, storage, and/or fun new features to PCs and/ or mobile devices.[...]

The Pulse: HP’s ENVY 15 and ENVY 17

Balancing Slick Looks with Practical Performance, The ENVY line of notebooks from HP is pretty impressive. Find out what our forum members have had to say about the latest HP[...]

xPrintServer Brings AirPrint to iOS Devices and Almost Any Printer

Lantronix Inc., a global provider of smart connectivity solutions, has set its sights on Apple's iOS with the launch of the first Apple print server compatible with the iPad2, iPad,[...]

Toshiba Satellite P755-3DV20 Review: Affordable 3D Fun

The Toshiba Satellite P755 is part of the P750 series and is designed to strike a balance between a budget 15-inch laptop and a powerful multimedia PC. Is it possible[...]

Panasonic Introduces Two Laser MFPs

Panasonic System Networks Company of America introduced two laser all-in-one multifunction printers (MFPs) that target the home-based businesses this morning.

HP Compaq Mini

Want a wallet-friendly compact netbook with fast built-in Internet service? The Compaq Mini is a lightweight netbook (3 pounds) that’s available with Verizon 4G LTE wireless. The 10.1-inch notebook comes equipped[...]

Canon imageCLASS MF5950dw Review: A Wi-Fi Enabled MFP

Canon has released the imageCLASS MF5950dw, a 4-in-1 device featuring print speeds up to 35 ppm, 250-sheet paper tray with a 50-sheet multipurpose tray, and a front side USB port.[...]

Canon imageCLASS MF5950dw

The Canon imageCLASS MF5950dw is a 4-in-1 device featuring print, scan, copy and fax functionality as well as print speeds up to 35 ppm, automatic duplexing, 250-sheet paper tray with[...]

Seagate Acquires Samsung’s Hard Drive Business for $1.4 Billion

Seagate announced that the company has officially gained Samsung's storage drive business today, including assets, employees, and infrastructure. The assets included Samsung's popular M8 product line of hard drives.

The Wait for 8: Easier Install in View for Coming Windows 8

One of the biggest problems when it comes to installing Windows, whether on old or new PCs, is how long and invasive the setup process can be. With the[...]

HP Officejet 6500A Plus – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

With Christmas in less than a week, there is a ton of last minute shopping going on! That's why PrinterComparison is sharing their third December "Deal of the Week,"[...]

The 12 Tech Days of Christmas: What Will Your True Love Give?

PrinterComparison and its sister sites are getting into the spirit of Christmas with a revamp on an old classic, The 12 Days of Tech Christmas, a holiday guide where we[...]

Western Digital Adds iPhone, Android Remote and VUDU to WD TV

It's no secret that we here at TechnologyGuide have grown to become big fans of Western Digital's WD TV offerings. The latest incarnations, the WD TV Live products, have especially[...]

Lenovo IdeaPad U400 Review: The Latest MacBook Pro Challenger

The 14-inch all-metal IdeaPad U400 is an impressive MacBook Pro competitor that offers good performance and six hours of battery life for $879. Keep reading to find out if Lenovo[...]

Dell 2155cdn Review: Fast, Fast, Fast

The Dell 2155cdn is a multifunction device targeted toward business users with print, scan, copy and fax capabilities. Its highlights include automatic duplexing, 250-sheets input trays, high yield inks and[...]

Dell 2155cdn

The Dell 2155cdn is a multifunction device targeted toward business users with print, scan, copy and fax capabilities as well as automatic duplexing, 250-sheets input trays and high yield inks.

Lenovo IdeaPad U400

The Lenovo IdeaPad U400 is a 14-inch Apple MacBook Pro competitor with a slim form factor. At less than an inch thick, the U400’s MRSP is less than the 13-inch Pro[...]

Dell Latitude E6320

The 13.3-inch Dell Latitude E6320 is a business notebook with the solid “Tri-Metal” build quality. The E6320 comes equipped with your choice of a second-generation Intel dual-core processor, Intel HD[...]

HP TopShot Pro M275 Review: First Look

HP is changing things up again with the HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275 laser multifunction printer, the first in its class to make 3D scanning accessible to the SMB market.

HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275

The HP TopShot LaserJet Pro M275 is a 3-in-1 multifunction laser with 3D scanning capability. Other features include print speeds up to 17 ppm in black, 4 ppm in color,[...]

Epson Stylus NX430

The Epson Stylus NX430 Small-in-One offers three functional devices – print, scan and copy – as well as print speeds up to 6.2 ppm in black, a smart touch panel[...]

Epson Stylus NX430 Review: Is Small Better?

Epson's most recent addition to their Stylus lineup has a catchy new name, the Epson Stylus NX430 "Small"-in-One, a play on words based on Epson's claim of the "smallest footprint[...]

CES2012: What We Expect to See

Another year, another trip to Vegas in January, and another CES Expo. Every December, tech press, analysts and pundits get together to talk about what we expect to see at[...]

Lenovo IdeaPad V470 Review: The Home and Office Hybrid Notebook

The 14-inch Lenovo IdeaPad V470 is an ideal choice for users who want a notebook with both home and business features. It's equipped with a second-generation Intel Core i3 processor,[...]

Epson Stylus NX430 – Our Holiday Printer Deal of the Week

Christmas may have passed but there is a ton of last minute deals going on! That's why PrinterComparison is sharing our fourth December "Deal of the Week," featuring the[...]

Printer Tips: It’s Black and White

Read our final 2011 edition of "Printer Tips" from PrinterComparison, a weekly series where our staff will share expert advice on a wide range of printing topics!

McAfee Internet Security 2012 Review: Safeguard Your PC for Less

With the 2012 edition of its Internet security suite, McAfee continues to duke it out. How does this suite compare vs. Symantec and Kaspersky? Read the full review.