Notebooks

  • 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...
  • Gyan Correa's 'The Good Road' out of the Oscars race 21-12-2013 07:16 AM

    Los Angeles: The Academy of Motion Picture Arts & Sciences has announced a list of nine films that will advance to the next round of voting in the Foreign Language Film category and Indian director Gyan Correa's film 'The Good Road', is out of the race. The Gujarati film was...
  • HP EliteBook Revolve 810, HP ProBook 430 launched in India 29-08-2013 04:34 PM

    New Delhi: Computer maker Hewlett-Packard today expanded its commercial PC portfolio in the Indian market with the introduction of a touch-enabled hybrid laptop and a business notebook. The HP EliteBook Revolve 810 and HP ProBook 430 will be available across the country, the company said in a release. The EliteBook,...
  • Toshiba eyes double digit share in Indian laptop market 25-07-2013 11:38 AM

    Mumbai: Technology giant Toshiba is targeting a double digit market share in the Indian laptop market in the next one year with the launch of its new range of devices and expansion of retail presence. "According to GfK data, we have a seven per cent share in the Indian market....
  • Samsung unveils Android-based Galaxy NX camera, dual OS tablet Ativ Q 21-06-2013 01:11 AM

    New Delhi: Samsung announced the launch of a slew of Android and Windows-powered devices at Samsung Premiere 2013 in London. The device unveiled at the event include Samsung's Android-based Galaxy NX camera that combines Android and interchangeable lens system, Ativ Q tablet that runs dual OS, and the world's thinnest...
  • Acer sees tablet, notebook PC shipments to be flat in second quarter 19-06-2013 04:11 PM

    Taipei: Acer Inc, the world's No.4 PC vendor, said on Wednesday that it expects notebook and tablet PC shipment to be flat in the second quarter from the first quarter, versus an prediction of 0-5 per cent growth made in April. Acer Chairman JT Wang made the comment to reporters...
  • Modi blames Congress for 'ignoring' primary education 14-06-2013 01:54 AM

    Ahmedabad: Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday blamed the past Congress governments for ignoring primary education in the state. "Past governments (Congress) in the state have sinned by keeping society in the dark and ignoring the primary education in the state," Modi said at the time of inaugurating the...
  • Dell launches New TVC - 'I can do Kuchh Bhi' 29-04-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Dell launches new campaign for its Inspiron series of NoteBooks, all set to go on air from 26th April 2013. Inspiron is one of the key brands in Dell India's consumer products portfolio and it is targeted primarily at the youth. Being one of the most dynamic consumer...
  • Intel-powered Android notebooks coming soon; likely to cost $200 27-04-2013 11:41 AM

    Mumbai: If this piece of news is to be believed, then very soon we will see Intel-powered Android notebooks for as low as $200 (Rs 10,880 approx). Dadi Perlmutter, Intel's executive vice president and chief product officer, told CNET that notebooks carrying a price tag around $200 will predominantly be...
  • Sharp to supply LCD panels for Samsung notebook: Report 21-04-2013 10:52 AM

    Bangalore: Sharp Corp will supply energy-saving, high-performance LCD panels for Samsung Electronics Co Ltd's notebook computers as early as summer, the Nikkei reported. Sharp will manufacture the 11.6 inch indium-gallium-zinc oxide (IGZO) panels for Samsung at its plant in Kameyama, Mie Prefecture. The deal is expected to lift the plant's...
  • Asus eyes 7 per cent share in laptop market by year-end 08-11-2012 12:36 PM

    New Delhi: Personal computer maker Asus India said that it expects to garner 7 per cent market share of the country's laptop and netbook market. "Size of India laptop and netbook market is around 5 million unit per annum. We expect to have 7 per cent of the market share...
  • Maria Roy teams up with Anoop, Jaya 08-11-2012 12:28 PM

    Actress Maria Roy will be seen with actors Anoop Menon and Jaya Soorya in director Aji John's 'Pushpaka Vimanam'. It will be Maria's second outing after Roshan Andrews' 2006 release 'Notebook'. The story of 'Pushpaka Vimanam' revolves around passengers on board in an airline named Pushpak and incidents surrounding their...
  • Acer's 2012 PC lineup 24-03-2012 02:48 PM

    Acer Aspire Timeline Ultra is the first Ultrabook with the new NVIDIA GeForce GT640M graphics card. Measuring 20 millimeters thin, the 15-inch Ultrabook gives approximately eight hours of battery life. The TravelMate TimelineX Series features more than eight hours of battery life in a slim and lightweight design.
  • Top 20: Laptops under Rs 25,000 25-01-2012 03:59 PM

    Whenever it comes to budget laptops equipped with latest software and hardware, people start looking out for those available for less than Rs 25,000. So, in order to facilitate your buying decisions and help you get a best deal, here is our pick of laptops available for less than Rs 25K.Processor: Intel Pentium Dual Core clocked at 2.0 Ghz; Display: 15.6 Inch Screen; RAM: 2 GB DDR3 RAM; OS: No OS; Hard Disk: 320 GB  Price: Approx. Rs 19,500Processor: AMD Dual Core clocked at 1.3GHz; Display: 14.0 Inch Screen; RAM: 2 GB DDR3 RAM; OS: Free DOS; Hard Disk: 320 GB  Price: Approx. Rs 19,500
  • Tagore's notebook sold for US $ 170,500 14-12-2011 11:57 AM

    New York: A previously unknown notebook of Nobel Laureate Ranbindranath Tagore, containing his poems and other works, dated back to 1928 fetched US $ 170,500 at a Sotheby's auction in New York. The legendary Indian poet-artist's book contained 12 poems and lyrics for as many songs in Bengali, including some...
  • Tagore's notebook to be auctioned in US today 13-12-2011 08:20 AM

    New Delhi: Rabindranath Tagore's 83-year-old notebook will be auctioned in New York on Tuesday. The legendary poet and Nobel Laureate's notebook, back from 1928, contains drafts of his poetry and songs along with some amended drafts of his later published works. Covered in red cloth, the 1928 notebook containing 12...
  • Netbook market to shrink by 40 mn in 2012 08-12-2011 11:51 AM

    Taipei: Tablet computers will eat into the miniature laptop market by 40 million units in 2012, the head of a Taiwanese research institute has said. Tablets and Ultrabooks will "erode the market share of netbooks, or mini laptops, in 2012," said Shen Chu-san, director of the Institute for Information Industry's...
  • Asus launches Zenbook at Rs 89,999 25-11-2011 12:56 PM

    New Delhi: Asus Technology has come up with its new laptop named "ZENBOOK UX31". Available in 11.6-inch and 13.3-inch varieties, this new ultrabook has a thickness of 0.11-inch at the front and 0.67-inch at the rear. Its exterior lines are sleek, and hence it is touted to be the thinnest...
  • Ryan Gosling is a car expert 09-09-2011 07:13 PM

    London: Actor Ryan Gosling has become a car expert after spending months preparing for his new role as a stunt performer in action drama 'Drive'. The 30-year-old portrays the lead character in the big screen adaptation of author James Sallis' book of the same name, about a stunt driver who...
  • Napoleon used captivity years to learn English 06-06-2011 10:37 AM

    Paris: Greying, inkstained notebook fragments showing Napoleon Bonaparte's efforts two centuries ago to grasp the English language go on auction in Paris at the weekend, alongside some 350 other Napoleonic artefacts. Defeated by the British at Waterloo and held on the remote Atlantic island of Saint Helena until his death...
  • Samsung targets Apple with ultra-slim notebook 24-02-2011 10:26 AM

    Seoul: South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd launched an ultra-slim notebook on Thursday, seeking to bolster its presence in the high-end mobile computer segment dominated by Apple Inc. Samsung, emerging as one of the strongest rivals to challenge Apple in the booming smartphone and tablet computer market, is eyeing the...