The next generation of ultralight backpacking tents is adopting vertical walls and square shapes to maximize living space while shedding weight. Here's how they work and what these new tents mean for your next camping trip.
What does it mean when the world's largest PC manufacturer quits? Some say it's the death knell for PCs. That may be the case, but only because companies, like HP, are turning tail and running rather than fighting back. Don't.
Nothing sucks more when you're on a long trek than hauling around unnecessary weight and heft. Sea to Summit's ridiculously light Specialist tents aim to dominate the ultralight category and not be uncomfortable pieces of crap in the process.
Laptop manufacturers better hope the Samsung Series 9 and Asus UX21 and UX31 live up to the ultraportable hype, because the numbers say Apple is set to dominate the "light laptop" space just as they've done with tablets. [CNET]
Long gone are the days of the airtight Apple ship. In its place, in the past and today, especially, are leaks like these: Advanced Nuance voice recognition could be included in iOS 5 after all, and...new MacBook Airs, oh my!
Drug laws are stupid. You can't stop people from using drugs, or smuggling them into the country. And now, in addition to overground, underground, and aquatic crossings, smugglers are flying ultralights to ferry pot over the U.S.-Mexico border.
Fun fact I learned of this morning: To skirt the annoying "pilot's license" thing that's typically required to take a potentially deadly craft into the wild blue yonder, just build something that's super-light and does not qualify as a plane.
Lenovo's new X100E ultrathin laptop just leaked out, and it's looking pretty sweet: 11.6-inch screen, redesigned chiclet keyboard, a supposed starting price of less than $500, and colors. Colors, you guys. On a ThinkPad.
It appears that Lenovo have themselves a new ultralight X300 series Thinkpad—and outside of the price and release date, we have all of the specs that you need to know. At a glance, some of the major features include: a 13.3-inch LED backlit 1440X900 screen, an ultralight 2.5 pound form factor, and Intel Merom Santa…
It seems that there are strong opinions on either side regarding the MacBook Air released earlier this week. Naturally this raises some questions—not only about the MacBook itself, but about ultra-light, ultra-thin laptops in general. That having been said, do you prefer laptops with a super-small form factor?
If you want a bluetooth headset to go along with your Treo 700p, 700w or 650, and really dig having all your gadgets say "Palm", you're just the target audience for this Ultralight Wireless Headset.
Gateway is now shipping the E-100M ultralight laptop, but oops, it's got an Intel Core Solo U1300 processor inside that Intel hasn't even officially announced yet.
I've been waiting for a few weeks now to bust this new Gateway ultralight open and I'm pleased to say that this ultra-light laptop that is a grand departure from Gateway's current line-up and an interesting PC, if slightly flawed, PC to boot.