Wacom Intuos5 Touch review

Wacom Intuos5 Touch review

Chances are if you own a graphics tablet you refer to it as a Wacom (pronounced wah-com) for the simple fact that other than a couple of small players Wacom basically dominates the market. That and the company’s tablet technology is superb. Up until now however there was no great incentive to upgrade. If your…

Lenovo unveils 17-inch notebook with a 10.6-inch secondary pull-out screen

Lenovo unveils 17-inch notebook with a 10.6-inch secondary pull-out screen

Lenovo has unveiled several new notebooks today and the most interesting of all of them is the W701ds. The W701ds is a 17-inch notebook with a secondary 10.6-inch screen that slides out for more workspace. We have seen dual screen netbooks before but a full-size notebook with two screens is rare. A single screen model…

Windows 7 RC in May, touchscreen details revealed

Windows 7 RC in May, touchscreen details revealed

With Windows 7 Release Candidate listed as due in May thanks to a slip of a Microsoft digit the final code is almost within touching distance Microsoft engineers are candidly discussing the touch features of the OS. Before the arguments start touch technology did not start with Apple Microsoft or even the Nakatomi Corporation from…

Radical dual-screen laptop makes debut

Radical dual-screen laptop makes debut

We thought we’d seen just about everything in the notebook world but Lenovo has just made us do a double-take. And we mean that quite literally.The ThinkPad W700ds sports two screens. In addition to the superbright (400 nit) 17inch panel a smaller 10.6 inch display springs out from the right side of the lid. While…

An Apple tablet is on the way according to unreliable, totally anonymous sources

An Apple tablet is on the way according to unreliable, totally anonymous sources

It seems that ever since Microsoft announced the Tablet PC speculation on Apple’s own version of the touch-screen slate have surfaced with monotonous regularity.First it was that Steve Jobs would unveil a Mac Tablet at Macworld in San Francisco the week before Bill Gates officially launched the first Windows-powered tablets at the Consumer Electronics Show…

Apple WWDC ’07 predictions

Apple WWDC '07 predictions

For Mac users there are only a few events that make life worth living. By far the most exciting is the annual Macworld conference held in San Francisco in January. This is normally the time when Steve Jobs struts his stuff on stage and announces new products that the Apple elves have been working on…