New 11.6-inch MacBook Air Coming This Fall?

It looks as though Apple's long-neglected MacBook Air may finally be getting an overhaul. According to DigiTimes, an 11.6-inch Air is going to be on sale before the end of the calendar year. » 9/24/10 2:14pm 9/24/10 2:14pm

Intel Shrinks Core i7 CPUs For Ultrathin Laptops

Intel expanded its processor family today with six new chips, each designed to make ultraportable notebooks thinner, lighter, and with 32% better performance. We're talking laptops less than an inch thick with ULV Core i7 inside. We're talking MacBook Air. » 5/24/10 11:03am 5/24/10 11:03am

ThinkPad Edge Review: A Murky Middle Ground

Somewhere between the buttoned-up utility of the ThinkPad and the sleek efficiency of the IdeaPad sits an untapped sweet spot for affordable, entry-level notebooks. At least, that's clearly what Lenovo is banking on with their new ThinkPad Edge series. » 1/03/10 11:13pm 1/03/10 11:13pm

Asus UL Series Laptops: Thin and Light, Focus on Battery Life

The new range looks kinda suave, and Asus claims some models get up to 12 hours of battery life. How? They all use Intel's latest ultra-low voltage processors, and let you switch between dedicated and integrated graphics. » 9/09/09 2:40pm 9/09/09 2:40pm

Intel T9900 Core 2 Duo Notebook Processor Breaks the 3GHz Barrier

Intel unleashed a flurry of new processors at Computex, including the T9900 Core 2 Duo, which clocks in at a speedy 3.06 GHz—the first Penryn-based Core 2 Duo chip to do so. » 6/02/09 1:00am 6/02/09 1:00am

Intel Also Designing Processor for Low-Cost, Ultrathin Laptops

Just days after we heard about AMD's oddly-positioned processor for ultrathin laptops, the Neo, Intel is reported to be working on something almost identical. Are these bridge laptops the secret next big thing? » 1/12/09 7:53am 1/12/09 7:53am