Hands On With The Toshiba KIRAbook: Can Great Hardware Coupled With An Amazing Display Save Windows PCs?

With PC laptop shipments projected to decline by 7.3% this year, Windows 8 machines desperately need a shot multiple shots of adrenaline. The Toshiba KIRAbook may be just that. The KIRAbook is Toshib

AMD and HP combine to form nicely featured 12-inch notelet

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/01/dv2comp.jpg" /> Nestled between the $400-$500 netbooks and the more fully-featured but far less portable laptops like Thinkpads and MacB

Om reviews the HP 2133 miniNote

Cloudbooks or MIDs or ultralights have been around for years. These are basically tiny laptops with puttery processors that you’re supposed to drop into your murse and carry around the city with

Acer Apspire one hands-on: Glossy, colorful lid

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VIA launches "open source" notebook

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZQxHyKbuYws] Do you own a small fabricating plant in Taiwan? Do you have an engineering team of ten PhDs? Do you want to make small laptops? Has VIA got a deal

Review: VYE S41

It’s either feast or famine when it comes to laptops. If you need something small and light, you’re stuck without an optical drive and poor performance. If you need something for gaming or

Eee PC 900 gets priced and dated

Sweet. I might actually be able to use a little XP machine at these specs. People are probably going to make noise about the thing costing $549 (more than expected, I think), but really it’s sti

Japan's newest super light, super tough notebook

New rule; No challenging the MacBook Air if you can’t beat it in the thickness department. It’s one of its main selling points, if not THE main selling point. According to Electronista, &#

Sony's slim new VAIO too big for its britches

[photopress:vaio.jpg,full,left]Being the largest ultraportable is something of a dubious honor, like being the healthiest model or the least-convicted child rapist, but Sony wears it with pride, touti

Samsung abuses 'ultra portable' privilege with P200

New rule: no using the term “ultra portable” to describe a notebook that weighs “a mere 1.89kg” — roughly 4.2 pounds — and has a battery that tops out at just barel

HP prepping tiny notebooks in time for spring

Looks like HP may have decided to jump on the UMPC bandwagon. Yippee. Hopefully it doesn’t have a keyboard and costs, like, $1200. Ha! Hold the phone, CNET’s Darius Chang says it’s &

Everex Cloudbook: The Motion Picture

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-J56D41VP1A&rel=1&border=1] The video’s about on the same level of quality as Heidi Montag’s new music video, but considerably sexier. Wel

I accuse Fujitsu! In the FCC with the full-featured ultraportable

If the MacBook Air is the bouncy, anorexic cheerleader of the ultraportable world (though 13.3″ is pushing the “ultraportable” label; I guess that would make her awkwardly tall in th

The Tale of the Tiniest Touchpad, by Everex

Next to Everex’s Eee-killer, they had another product, more a prototype than anything, but with a similar form factor. This one has its baby touchpad in a more traditional spot, which made it lo

Panasonic releases rugged-but-light notebooks

Light AND durable notebooks? Is it possible? Apparently it is. Panasonic’s three new "business-rugged notebook computers" make up the 7 series and include the the T7 tablet replacement

InFocus' New IN12 Ultraportable Projector

Oh boy, I can’t wait for the next bi-monthly strategic planning meeting. That’s when I get to whip out my new InFocus IN12 mobile projector with “extraordinarily adjustable 1.4x zoom