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What happens when a product has been withdrawn from the market because of a refresh or model change?The answer is really not much.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

Lenovo names interim Americas chief

CDN has learned that Rory Read will be the interim Lenovo Americas president.Read, who was the senior vice-president of operations, replaces Scott Smith who left the company last week.Smith, who took over from

Published on: January 29th, 2007 CDN Staff

Lenovo’s PC pledge

LAS VEGAS - Yang Yuanqing is tired of being on the brink of success.Yang, the chairman of Lenovo Inc., has attained almost a 40 per cent PC market share in his native China,

Published on: May 4th, 2006 Neil Sutton