Tag Archives: 2013

Apple releases firmware fixes for MacBook Pro Retina (2013) keyboard issues

non-responsive touchpad and keyboards, hampered performance on Nvidia models and OS X mail not working with Gmail accounts should now be fixed

MacBook Pro Retina (2013) price and release date revealed

The MacBook Pro laptop range has been updated with Intel 4th Generation Core processors, adding performance and improved battery life

Tablet shipments to surpass PCs in Q4 2013

Tablet shipments will surpass total PC shipments in the fourth quarter of 2013 (Q4 2013), forecasts IDC.        

Google Nexus 7 (2013)

The refreshed Google Nexus 7 (2013) improves on the original in almost every way – it’s more expensive but we still think it’s the best compact Android tablet around

IDF 2013 keynote: Intel announces Bay Trail tablet CPU, slew of Haswell Chromebooks

Intel on Wednesday ended weeks of speculation by launching “Bay Trail,” the next-generation Atom Z3000 chip that pushes tablets towards PC-esque levels of performance.        

Dell XPS 12 Haswell Ultrabook (late 2013) review: improved performance and battery life

If you’re looking for a lightweight tablet then look elsewhere. The Dell XPS 12 is primarily intended as a powerful working laptop, and its fourth-generation Haswell processor provides performance and battery life that could justify its high price. Read our Dell XPS 12 Haswell Ultrabook (late 2013) review to find out more.       […]

IFA 2013 news round-up: hands on coverage from our team in Berlin

IFA 2013 is just about to kick off, and we’ll soon be on the ground in Berlin – read on for a round up of all the news from the show

Dell Inspiron 14z review – mid 2013 model (N00I1431) offers good performance in a portable chassis

The Dell Inspiron 14z is a full-featured laptop in a compact and lightweight design that will satisfy business- and home users. Here’s our Dell Inspiron 14z review.        

UK superfast broadband on the rise in 2013, according to Ofcom

Percentage of users of 30Mbit/s services increases rapidly

Top 5 Windows 8 Convertible Notebooks for Back to School 2013

It’s back-to-school time, and that means it’s time to look for a laptop that’s both productive and convenient for school. Just like fashion, technology also has its seasonal changes and the latest trend for mobile tech are devices that act as a hybrid laptop and tablet called a convertible notebook. These devices combine the touch-screen, […]

Best Gaming Laptops for Back to School 2013

Many students will be getting ready to go back to school in just a month, if you’re a college student and looking for a laptop that can double as both a work machine and a gaming machine for those times where you need to blow off steam, we’re here to help point out some of […]

Apple Back to School Sale 2013 – Get Reduced Pricing on a Mac and Free $100 Gift Card

Apple just announced  what their back to school 2013 promotion offer and this year is similar to last, you get reduced pricing on any Mac purchase and a free $100 iTunes gift card.  In addition to that, if you purchase an iPad or an iPhone you get a Free $50 iTunes gift card.   A Mac […]

New HP Coupons for July 4th 2013!

HP has some new offers and coupons for the July 4th week.  All purchases made via HP.com are shipped Free this week only (6/30 – 76) and if you purchase ink or toner then you get overnight shipping free.  Of course, in these parts we’re most interested on deals on laptops so let’s take a […]

New HP ENVY Laptop Coupons for June 2013

HP has a new laptop coupons out this week that can net you savings on new and popular ENVY models priced $750 or more, here are the details on this new coupon: Save an additional $75 instantly using coupon code NB2118 for the purchase a customized HP ENVY laptop $750 or greater at the HP […]

Computex 2013 news round-up: hands on coverage from our team in Taipei

UPDATED: COMPUTEX 2013 DAY FOUR Computex 2013 is just about wrapped up, and we’re finishing off our coverage from Taipei – read on for a round up of all the news from the show

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Best Windows Laptop

We announce the winner of our Best Windows Laptop award.        

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Reader Awards

We announce the 2013 winners of our Reader Awards        

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Best Business Laptop

We announce the winner of our Best Business Laptop award.        

PC Advisor Awards 2013: Best Budget Laptop

We announce the winner of our Best Budget Laptop award for 2013.        

PC Advisor Awards 2013: this year’s PC Advisor Awards winners revealed

We present our roll call of honour for the best of the past year’s technology, and our guide to the brands you can trust. Here are the winners of the PC Advisor Awards 2013.        

Computex 2013: In-depth, hands-on coverage from our team in Taipei

UPDATED: COMPUTEX 2013 DAY TWO Computex 2013 is under way, and we’re out in Taipei to get our hands on all the latest gadgets and technology being launched

Acer Aspire S7 review 2013 – Hands on

Acer updates Aspire S7 with Retina-class display

Acer Aspire S3 review 2013 – Hands on

A complete redesign makes the new S3 a winner

New HP 20% Off ENVY dv6t or dv7t Laptop Coupon for June 2013

HP has issued a new coupon code NB6382 this week that gets you 20% off either the ENVY dv6t / dv7t Quad Edition or the Pavilion dv6t / dv7t Quad Editions.  Note, the only major difference between the ENVY and Pavilion lines is the fact you get Windows 8 on the ENVY and Windows 7 […]

HP Laptop Coupons for Memorial Day Weekend 2013

The Memorial Day weekend is here, for many that means a work break and maybe a trip to the beach or nearby lakes, some others simply use the opportunity to look for bargains.  HP is obliging bargain hunters by issuing a couple of coupons that work over the Memorial Day weekend and into next week, […]