notebooks

Asus ZenBook 15 UX533 vs. MacBook Pro 15: Can Apple be toppled?

Asus ZenBook 15 UX533 vs. MacBook Pro 15: Can Apple be toppled?

We pit the Asus ZenBook 15 with its tiny bezels and diminutive chassis against Apple's flagship, the MacBook Pro 15. Which of these two premium notebooks has the upper hand? The post Asus ZenBook 15
Asus ZenBook 15 UX533 review

Asus ZenBook 15 UX533 review

The ZenBook 15 leverages tiny bezels to pack a lot of power into a tiny chassis. Performance and battery life are very good for productivity, but power users should look elsewhere. The post Asus
Botanical Prints, Cards, and Calendars From Mademoiselleyo

Botanical Prints, Cards, and Calendars From Mademoiselleyo

Photo by Mademoiselleyo In our weekly Featured Shop series, we shine a light on a standout shop from Etsy’s talented seller community, offering readers a behind-the-scenes look at their process and
Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 vs. Apple MacBook Air

Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 vs. Apple MacBook Air

Asus has built some tiny bezels into its latest ZenBooks, and the ZenBook 14 is a 14-inch notebook that's as small as many 13-inch models. We compared it to Apple's refreshed MacBook Air to see which
Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 vs. Dell XPS 13

Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 vs. Dell XPS 13

The Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 has some incredibly tiny display bezels, in an effort to jam a 14-inch notebook into a 13-inch chassis. That pits it against the Dell XPS 13, the icon of small
Acer Swift 7 vs. Apple MacBook Air

Acer Swift 7 vs. Apple MacBook Air

The Acer Swift 7 accomplishes its goal of being the world's thinnest notebook, and it's well-built to boot. But is that enough to take on the Apple MacBook Air in terms of being the better to actually
Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 Review

Asus ZenBook 14 UX433 Review

The ZenBook 14 aims to be the smallest 14-inch notebook around, and it succeeds thanks to some tiny bezels. Performance and battery life are good, but the notebook lacks a standout feature other than
Samsung Kicks Off CES Early With a Competent But Not Terribly Exciting 2-in-1 Laptop

Samsung Kicks Off CES Early With a Competent But Not Terribly Exciting 2-in-1 Laptop

We’re less than a month away from the biggest tech show of the year(I can feel my heart rate rise just thinking about it), but it seems Samsung couldn’t wait until early January to announce its new
Apple MacBook Air vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 6

Apple MacBook Air vs. Microsoft Surface Pro 6

The MacBook Air was updated with more contemporary components and a more modern design, but is that enough to compete with standouts like Microsoft's Surface Pro 6 detachable tablet?
We want every laptop to be as thin as an iPhone. But is it practical?

We want every laptop to be as thin as an iPhone. But is it practical?

The Acer Swift 7 is the thinnest notebook you can buy, and it feels like the notebook of the future. But it makes too many compromises along the way, and some weird design choices hold it back. The
HP Spectre Folio vs. Apple MacBook Air

HP Spectre Folio vs. Apple MacBook Air

HP's Spectre Folio is an innovative 2-in-1 that's literally constructed of high-quality leather and sports low-power components. Does it have what it takes to defeat Apple's refreshed MacBook Air? The
Acer Chromebook Spin 15 vs. Acer Aspire E 15

Acer Chromebook Spin 15 vs. Acer Aspire E 15

Acer has two budget winners with its Chromebook Spin 15 and Aspire E 15. One is a convertible 2-in-1 and the other a stealth gaming laptop, but which is more deserving of your hard-earned cash? The
HP Envy x2 review

HP Envy x2 review

HP swapped out the ARM processor in its original Envy x2 for a low-power Intel CPU and got what it wanted: Better performance. But in the process, the ball seems to have been dropped in a few other
HP Spectre x360 13, 15 laptops launch with premium style and features

HP Spectre x360 13, 15 laptops launch with premium style and features

HP has unveiled its new Spectre x360 product lineup featuring the new Spectre x360 13 and Spectre x360 15 convertible notebooks. The products are able to meet various needs, offering features like
HP Spectre x360 13, 15 laptops launch with premium style and features

HP Spectre x360 13, 15 laptops launch with premium style and features

HP has unveiled its new Spectre x360 product lineup featuring the new Spectre x360 13 and Spectre x360 15 convertible notebooks. The products are able to meet various needs, offering features like

Today in Apple history: PowerBook 100 series is a smash hit

October 21, 1991: Apple launches its PowerBook 100 series. The lightweight laptops quickly become one of the most important tech gadgets of all time. These devices almost single-handedly turned
HP launches new ZBooks, Z by HP portfolio aimed at creatives

HP launches new ZBooks, Z by HP portfolio aimed at creatives

We have today almost an embarrassment of riches when it comes to digital content but that content doesn’t just appear by magic. Some has to create them and that someone often has to do it tethered to
HP launches new ZBooks, Z by HP portfolio aimed at creatives

HP launches new ZBooks, Z by HP portfolio aimed at creatives

We have today almost an embarrassment of riches when it comes to digital content but that content doesn’t just appear by magic. Some has to create them and that someone often has to do it tethered to
Asus built a screen into a touchpad. Is it the future of computing or a gimmick?

Asus built a screen into a touchpad. Is it the future of computing or a gimmick?

Asus needed its newest ZenBook Pro to stand out against a crowd of 15-inch notebooks, and it chose to dramatically remake the old-school touchpad as the cornerstone of its efforts. It’s an interesting
Acer Aspire 5 review

Acer Aspire 5 review

Acer’s updated Aspire 5 benefits from Intel’s 8th-gen processor and Optane memory, offering a lot of performance for not a lot of money. Only its display and battery life reveal its budget nature. The