REVIEW: MacBook Air 11-inch (2013)

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The best just got better, as Apple's MacBook Air notebook gets updated with the latest Intel processors, double the storage and double the battery life. But is the low-resolution screen now dragging the package down? Read our full review to find out!

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Are laptops and tablets making us ill? Yes, according to nearly 80 per cent of us

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I've never heard of Hunched-Over-Laptop Syndrome (HOLS), but as I sit here in bed huddled over my laptop as I nurse an injured leg I can quite believe it exists. Anyway according to a survey by Fellowes (the office equipment…

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Toshiba Portégé Z10t detachable ultrabook / tablet hybrid on the way

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Looking to court business users who need both a laptop and a tablet, can't be bothered packing both into their neat little briefcases, Toshiba are preparing to launch the Portégé Z10t, an 11.6-inch detachable ultrabook/tablet hybrid. Running Windows 8 with…

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Hi-res Toshiba KIRAbook Windows 8 Ultrabook to take on MacBook Pro with Retina Display, Chromebook Pixel

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Toshiba are preparing to launch a new high-end Ultrabook called the KIRAbook, with a high-resolution display said to rival that of the MacBook Pro with Retina Display and Chromebook Pixel. The first in a new premium KIRA line of machines…

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Google Chromebook Pixel revealed: Has Apple Retina-rivalling touchscreen

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The Chromebook just got serious: Google have revealed the Chromebook Pixel, a high-resolution notebook using their Chrome OS, following weeks of speculation and leaks. Packing in a 2560×1700, 239ppi touchscreen display 12.85 inches in size, it's bigger than Chromebook's from…

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Apple pull out of green-tech EPEAT rating program: Retina MacBook to blame?

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Apple have pulled out of the the EPEAT certification program that highlights consumer tech products that are notable for the environmental friendliness. Backed by the US government, EPEAT rewards manufacturers whose products are easily recyclable and energy efficient. Apple have…

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