Lenovo

  • Microsoft partners with Lenovo, Tencent to offer XP tech support in China 10-04-2014 12:34 PM

    Beijing: Microsoft Corp has partnered Lenovo Group Ltd and Tencent Holdings Ltd to provide software security services for Windows XP users in China, after the US tech firm stopped updating the operating system. Microsoft wants users to move to later, more secure versions of Windows and so stopped servicing the...
  • Motorola Mobility names Rick Osterloh as COO ahead of Lenovo buy 10-04-2014 12:22 PM

    Bangalore: Motorola Mobility has named Rick Osterloh as its chief operating officer, reporting to the Motorola Operating Board at Google Inc until its acquisition by Lenovo Group Ltd is completed. The appointment was made public on Wednesday on Motorola's official blog by Jonathan Rosenberg, who will continue in his role...
  • MWC 2014: Countdown to the Samsung 'Galaxy S5' launch begins 24-02-2014 09:43 PM

    Barcelona: Sony unveiled a new waterproof phone that can take ultra-high-definition video. Nokia introduced three Android smartphones aimed at emerging markets. And Lenovo announced one with an all-glass exterior. Yet most of the attention will be on Samsung, is expected to announce a successor to its flagship Galaxy S4 smartphone...
  • Flipkart, Snapdeal not our authorised resellers, says Lenovo 20-02-2014 12:53 AM

    New Delhi: Chinese smartphone and PC maker Lenovo has issued an advisory cautioning consumers when buying its products from e-commerce companies like Snapdeal, Flipkart and Amazon.in as they are not its authorised resellers. "What we have noticed in the past few months is that some of these sites, and largely...
  • Sony, Lenovo in talks on possible PC business alliance: Report 01-02-2014 01:32 PM

    Tokyo: Japan's Sony Corp and Chinese technology company Lenovo Group are in talks about a possible joint venture to take over Sony's loss-making Vaio PC business overseas, Japanese broadcaster NHK reported on Saturday. The Japanese electronics and media giant called the report inaccurate while acknowledging that it was looking at...
  • With Motorola under its belt, Lenovo steps into ring against Samsung and Apple 31-01-2014 03:15 PM

    Beijing: Lenovo Group, the Chinese technology company that earns about 80 per cent of its revenue from personal computers, is betting it can also be a challenger to Samsung Electronics and Apple in the smartphone market. On Wednesday, Lenovo said it would buy Google's Motorola Mobility handset unit for $2.91...
  • How Google's expensive Motorola mistake could be Lenovo's boon 30-01-2014 01:35 PM

    San Francisco: An expensive mistake by Google could turn into a golden opportunity for China's Lenovo Group as it expands beyond its success in the personal computer industry. Google is ridding itself of a financial headache by selling Motorola Mobility's smartphone business to Lenovo for $2.9 billion. The deal announced...
  • Google to sell Motorola to Lenovo for $2.9 billion 30-01-2014 08:14 AM

    San Francisco: Google is selling Motorola's smartphone business to Lenovo for $2.9 billion, a price that leaves little doubt that Google's biggest acquisition turned out to be an expensive mistake. The deal announced Wednesday will rid Google of a financial headache that has plagued the Internet company since buying Motorola...
  • Global smartphone shipments top one billion for first time in 2013: Report 28-01-2014 10:54 AM

    Beijing: Global smartphone shipments topped 1 billion units for first time in 2013, climbing 38.4 per cent from the previous year to 1.004 billion units, research firm IDC said. Smartphones made up 55.1 per cent of all mobile phone shipments last year from just over two-fifths in 2012, IDC said....
  • Lenovo buys part of IBM server business for $2.3 billion 23-01-2014 04:26 PM

    Beijing: China's Lenovo Group is buying part of IBM's server business for $2.3 billion, adding to a product line-up dominated by personal computers and smartphones. Lenovo said Thursday it expects to offer jobs to 7,500 IBM employees in locations around the world as part of its acquisition of IBM's x86...
  • Fujitsu looking to buy IBM's server business: Report 23-01-2014 10:04 AM

    Bangalore: Japan's Fujitsu Ltd is considering buying International Business Machines Corp's low-end server business, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday, citing people familiar with the matter. Fujitsu and IBM could not be reached for comment. Recent reports have identified Lenovo Group Ltd and Dell Inc as potential buyers of...
  • Lenovo restarts talks to buy IBM server unit: Source 21-01-2014 11:06 AM

    New York: China's Lenovo Group Ltd has resumed talks to buy International Business Machines Corp's (IBM) low-end server unit, a source familiar with the matter said - a purchase that would bolster its efforts to diversify beyond a shrinking PC market. The two companies failed to reach a deal last...
  • Lenovo launches Android-based dual-mode notebook IdeaPad A10 in India at Rs 19,990 12-01-2014 05:10 PM

    New Delhi: Lenovo has announced the launch of the IdeaPad A10, its first Android-based dual-mode notebook. Priced at Rs 19,990, the A10 comes with 10-point multitouch and flips 300 degrees. The A10 weighs approximately 1 kg, and features a 10.1-inch display. The device enables users to instantly switch between two...
  • PC shipments continue global decline as mobile wins out: Report 12-01-2014 04:17 PM

    Beijing: Worldwide PC shipments fell 10 per cent last year to 314.6 million units as manufacturers could not stop consumers opting for smartphones and tablets instead, showed preliminary data from researcher IDC. Shipments reached 82.2 million personal computers in October-December, 5.6 percent less than in the same period a year...
  • Lenovo Vibe X with 5-inch full HD display, 13MP camera launched in India at Rs 25,999 18-12-2013 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: Taiwanese electronic giant Lenovo today expanded its smartphone portfolio with the launch of Vibe X, its flagship offering in the premium Vibe series, priced at Rs 25,999. Weighing 121 grams, the 5-inch full HD display device is powered by quad-core 1.5 GHz processor with a 2GB RAM internal...
  • Lenovo launches new Yoga tablet at Rs 22,999 onwards 17-11-2013 12:07 PM

    Bangalore: Aiming at a higher market share, leading personal computer maker Lenovo today announced the launch of its new Yoga Tablets priced between Rs 22,999 to Rs 28,999. Yoga Tablet has been ergonomically designed to aid a longer and comfortable Tablet viewing experience. Yoga Tablet has been ergonomically designed to...
  • Lenovo launches dual-mode notebook IdeaPad Flex in India at Rs 42,250 07-11-2013 11:02 AM

    New Delhi: Lenovo launched what it claims to be the world's first dual-mode notebook PC with 10-point multitouch. The device is powered by the Windows 8 operating system and flips 300 degrees. The 14-inch notebook enables users to switch between Laptop and Stand modes. The Laptop mode is the classic...