Lenovo has revealed three new laptops due late next month ahead of the Lenovo Tech World Conference in Beijing, China. The Z41 and Z51 are performance class laptops designed for both home entertainment and productivity, while the Ideapad 100 is an entry level device aimed that people who only want the bare essentials on a computer.
The newly launched Asus ROG G501 is one interesting gaming laptop. Measuring 20.6mm thin and weighing a mere 2.06kg (which is considerably light for a gaming laptop), Asus wants to make gaming on the go that much easier. To find out if the company’s latest offering is any good, we had a quick hands on session with it.
Acer has announced the availability of the Acer Revo One mini computer for the Malaysian market. Powered by an Intel Celeron processor, the Revo One is intended to be a media player with additional capabilities; although there is nothing stopping anyone from using it as a compact workstation instead.
Microsoft has reached an agreement with 20 partners, including Sony and LG, to include Microsoft services with their devices. The announcement follows Microsoft’s success with previous deals with companies like Dell and Samsung to get Microsoft Office and Skype pre-installed on those devices.
Cortana, Microsoft’s AI assistant for Windows devices, will be made available for both Android and iOS when Windows 10 launches later this year. It will be part of a Phone Companion app that is built into Windows 10 that allows non-Windows 10 Mobile users to access their PCs as if they were on Windows 10 Mobile device.