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Microsoft, TM and Intel launch ‘Good Bye XP, Good Buy Windows 8′ program

Microsoft, TM and Intel launch ‘Good Bye XP, Good Buy Windows 8′ program

On 8 April 2014, the world finally bid farewell to the venerable Windows XP. Microsoft officially retired support for the 12-year old operating system as well as Office 2003, including automatic security patches. To make transitioning to the latest technology powered by Windows 8 and Intel technology for SMEs easier, Microsoft Malaysia has partnered Telekom Malaysia (“TM”) and Intel Malaysia to […]

by × April 16, 2014 × 0 comments

Computing, Reviews

[Review] Toshiba Satellite S40t notebook

[Review] Toshiba Satellite S40t notebook

Toshiba went on a no holds barred refresh journey of its notebook portfolio mid last year,  introducing the Qosmio X75 gaming notebook, the premium Satellite P series, the sleek Satellite S series, mainstream Satellite L series and entry-level Satellite C. Earlier, we had reviewed the Satellite L40 notebook targeted at students and entry-level users. Slightly higher up the range, we […]

by × March 21, 2014 × 2 comments

Computing

Cheaper Surface RT, Surface Pro in Malaysia

Cheaper Surface RT, Surface Pro in Malaysia

In view of the looming launch of the much-anticipated Surface 2 tablet, Microsoft has announced new prices for the previous generation of Surface devices that will continue to be sold until stocks are exhausted. The Surface RT 64GB version has an RRP of RM1,199 while the Surface Pro has an RRP of RM1,889. Prices are for Surface devices only and […]

by × March 11, 2014 × 3 comments

Computing

ASUS Malaysia restocks popular ASUS Transformer Book T100 ultraportable

ASUS Malaysia restocks popular ASUS Transformer Book T100 ultraportable

ASUS Malaysia has announced the arrival of a new shipment of ASUS Transformer Book T100 (T100TA-DK005H), its affordable 2-in-1 10-inch ultraportable laptop cum tablet. The device has been a hit and stocks have been scarce since its introduction in October 2013.

by × February 28, 2014 × 0 comments

Computing, MWC 2014

[MWC 2014] HP Intros ProPad 600, ElitePad 1000

[MWC 2014] HP Intros ProPad 600, ElitePad 1000

HP has unveiled several new business tablets at the 2014 Mobile World Congress (MWC) in Barcelona. First up is the 10-1-inch ProPad 600 targeted for the small business market.

by × February 24, 2014 × 0 comments

Computing, Reviews

[Review] Toshiba Satellite L40 Notebook

[Review] Toshiba Satellite L40 Notebook

Toshiba did a big refresh of its PC line-up mid last year, unveiling a strong portfolio of notebooks including the Qosmio X75 gaming notebook, premium Satellite P series, Satellite S series, entry-level Satellite C series and mainstream Satellite L series. I took the Intel Core i5-powered 14-inch Satellite L40 for a spin. Here’s Part 1 of the review.

by × February 16, 2014 × 1 comment

Reviews

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[Review] Dell Latitude 10 (Part 2): Performance, Pros, Cons, Summary

So now that you’ve a general idea of what the business-focused Dell Latitude 10 tablet has to offer, how does it translate into real work? In Part 2, we’ll see how it fares in daily tasks – both at work and play. It has received favourable reviews in the industry thus far. It even caught the attention of PCMag, garnering […]

by × January 23, 2014 × 0 comments

Reviews

[Review] Dell Latitude 10 (Part 1): Design & Build, Key Features

[Review] Dell Latitude 10 (Part 1): Design & Build, Key Features

Dell isn’t a stranger to the tablet form factor. Remember the early Android-powered Dell Streak 5 and 7 tablets circa 2009-2011? Considered ahead of its time although sadly they didn’t enjoy much commercial success. Fast forward to 2013, Dell is back in the tablet game with a difference. The Dell Latitude 10 is Dell’s first Windows 8 tablet, and targeted […]

by × January 21, 2014 × 1 comment

Computing

Philips Introduces New C-Line Windows 8 Touch Monitors

Philips Introduces New C-Line Windows 8 Touch Monitors

Along with the Philips G-line 144Hz Gaming Display, Philips rolled out its next line of high quality monitors – the C-line Windows 8 Touch Monitor. The new displays are made to suit the touch-centric nature of Windows 8, and features P-Cap (Projected Capacitative) Touch supporting 10-point multitouch technology.

by × January 9, 2014 × 0 comments

Computing

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ASUS Announces Transformer Book Trio 3-in-1 Ultraportable

ASUS continues to experiment with new form factors, with its latest effort being the Transformer Book Trio – a new breed of ultraportable that is part tablet, notebook and desktop PC. The Transformer Book Trio also has the unique ability to switch between Windows 8 and Android at a press of a button. Unmatched flexibility.

by × November 27, 2013 × 3 comments

Computing

Lenovo Releases New Line of Notebooks and Hybrid Tablet

Lenovo Releases New Line of Notebooks and Hybrid Tablet

Lenovo recently announced its latest range of premium portables – the Lenovo Y410p, S410p Touch, S210 Touch and Miix 10 Tablet. The slowing global PC market last quarter did not stop the Chinese PC maker to grow with over 17.3% marketshare, an increase from 16.7% last quarter. Lenovo is currently the largest PC maker in the world, and also third […]

by × October 26, 2013 × 0 comments

Apps

Kamus Pro 8: Malaysia’s First Windows 8.1 App Released

Kamus Pro 8: Malaysia’s First Windows 8.1 App Released

Just short of a year ago, Microsoft launched the biggest update to Windows to date – Windows 8, signalling a new era of “no compromise” computing and a completely re-imagined user experience. Following the release of the major Windows 8.1 update, a slew of Windows 8.1-optimised apps have been released. One of them is Kamus Pro 8, Malaysia’s first Windows […]

by × October 19, 2013 × 0 comments