Lenovo brings Wii functionality to PCs

Taking a page from Nintendo's Wii gaming console, Lenovo on Monday announced an all-in-one PC with a remote control that doubles as a motion-based gaming controller.Like the <a href="http://www.itbusiness.ca/it/client/en/Home/News.asp?id=48627&bSearch=True" target="_blank" iMac, the all-in-one

Published on: January 5th, 2009 Agam Shah

Industry bands together to push mobile broadband in laptops

Operators, along with laptop and chipset manufacturers are joining forces to push built-in support for mobile broadband, using a newly created mark that will signal that a laptop is ready to offer mobile

Published on: September 30th, 2008

Lenovo to enter server market

PC maker Lenovo href="http://www.hkexnews.hk/listedco/listconews/advancedsearch/search_active_main.asp" target="_blank">(HKE: 00992)says it will enter the global server market later this month, shipping systems for small and medium-sized businesses.No word yet from Lenovo Canada if these severs will enter

Published on: September 16th, 2008 Robert MacMillan

Lenovo redesigns ThinkPad for the SMB market

Lenovo (Nasdaq: LNVGY) announced its new SL series of ThinkPad notebooks targeting small-to-medium businesses (SMBs), offering them reliability and multimedia capabilities while working both in and out of the office.The introduction of the

Published on: July 28th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Two new light, ultra thin laptops launched by Lenovo

Lenovo introduced two ultramobile laptops on Monday, including the ThinkPad X200 ultra thin laptop, which joins Apple's MacBook Air as one of the lightest fully-functional laptops available today.Weighing 2.95 lbs. with a four-cell

Published on: July 15th, 2008 Agam Shah

Lenovo’s new Americas president talks shop

It's now been six months since Scott Di Valerio, president of Lenovo Americas and senior vice-president of Lenovo Group, joined the company after departing from Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT).Previously, Di Valerio held the position

Published on: June 6th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Samsung Canada may bring a notebook to market

Ron Hulse, the head of Samsung Canada's IT division did not say “No” when asked if the subsidiary would introduce a notebook product to the Canadian market place.For Samsung Canada to bring a

Published on: May 14th, 2008 Paolo Del Nibletto

Lenovo’s energy efficient small form factor desktop and monitor

For individuals looking for a space-saving device that boosts energy efficiencies, Lenovo's ThinkVision L193p 19” widescreen monitor, combined with Lenovo's ThinkCentre A61e small form-factor desktop computer, may be the products to consider.The Lenovo

Published on: April 10th, 2008 Maxine Cheung

Lenovo’s Yang takes the high-end road

Lenovo Group Chairman Yang Yuanqing wants to challenge perceptions of Chinese companies as mainly producers of cheap, low-end products.To do this, Lenovo is pushing high-end models, like the the ultra-thin X300and feature-packed IdeaPad,

Published on: March 25th, 2008 Summer Lemon

X marks the spot for IT Xchange

What happens when a product has been withdrawn from the market because of a refresh or model change?The answer is really not much. The product is usually from a noted brand name vendor.

Published on: February 29th, 2008 Paolo Del Nibletto

This notebook is all business

We've been reading (and writing) a lot lately about the consumerization trend in the enterprise, and the convergence of the enterprise and consumer worlds. Judging by HP's latest business notebook though, the Compaq

Published on: January 21st, 2008 Jeff Jedras

CES : New ultramobile PCs unveiled at Intel booth

Intel is displaying four new ultramobile PCs designed around its Menlow chips at the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), including highly anticipated devices from Lenovo and Toshiba. The Lenovo device runs a Linux

Published on: January 8th, 2008 Dan Nystedt

Lenovo to launch new line up of consumer notebooks

Chinese PC manufacturer Lenovo is gearing up for the Canadian launch of its IdeaPad brand of notebooks, which are set for release this spring to further fuel Lenovo's expansion into the global PC

Published on: January 3rd, 2008 Maxine Cheung

HP, Acer beat up on Dell in Q3 PC rankings

HP expanded its lead over Dell in the overall PC market during the third quarter, while Acer snatched the number two spot from Dell in notebooks, market researcher iSuppli said Thursday. HP's market

Published on: November 30th, 2007 Dan Nystedt