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Costco 2017 Black Friday ads leak with deals on laptops, desktops, tablets – ZDNet

Thursday, November 02, 2017

Laptop deals from Costco’s Black Friday ad Hot on the heels of Dell’s Black Friday plans being revealed, Costco has seen a pair of its ads leaked, including one with deals that start on November 17 and run through November 27. If you’re a member of the warehouse chain and are looking for a dirt cheap computer as a holiday gift, you won’t find one among its specials, but it…

Is a Sub-$200 Laptop Good Enough for You? – Madison.com

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

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Dealmaster: Get a Dell laptop with a Core i5 chip for $550 | Ars … – Ars Technica

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

reader comments 3 Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have a new round of deals to share. Today’s list is particularly heavy on laptop and TV deals, including a Dell Inspiron 14 with a Core i5 (7th-gen) chip and Nvidia GeForce GPU slashed down to $550. You can take a peek at the full selection below. Note: Ars Technica may earn compensation for sales from links on this post through…

AMD’s Mobile Ryzen Laptops Will Start Appearing From December – Kotaku Australia

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Image: Kotaku/Alex Walker It’s been a good year for PC tech, and an especially good year for AMD’s desktop CPUs. But while Ryzen has picked up plenty of steam, we’re yet to see any competition from AMD in gaming laptops as of yet. Fortunately, they’re coming.

Surface Pro LTE Advanced Laptop Shipping in December – Redmondmag.com

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

News Surface Pro LTE Advanced Laptop Shipping in December By Kurt Mackie 10/31/2017 Microsoft’s coming Surface Pro laptop with Long Term Evolution (LTE) Advanced connectivity will ship in “December 2017,” the company announced today. LTE Advanced is a 4G wireless technology that uses multiple antennas to improve the bit rate of Internet connections. Theoretical peak data…

FAA urging UN to ban laptops from check baggage on international … – WNCN

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Laptops and tablets are becoming a big worry for the Federal Aviation Administration. So much so, the agency wants them banned from being stored in the cargo holds of international flights. The FAA fears they’ll explode and start a fire that will bring down an aircraft. As a result, The FAA and is now urging the United Nations to enact that ban in the next two…

Dealmaster: Get a Dell laptop with a Core i5 chip for $550 – Ars Technica

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

reader comments 0 Greetings, Arsians! Courtesy of our friends at TechBargains, we have a new round of deals to share. Today’s list is particularly heavy on laptop and TV deals, including a Dell Inspiron 14 with a Core i5 (7th-gen) chip and Nvidia GeForce GPU slashed down to $550. You can take a peek at the full selection below. Note: Ars Technica may earn compensation for sales from links on this post through…

Best Black Friday 2017 Laptop, Macbook and Chromebook deals … – The Independent

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Laptops are a versatile gift. Whether it’s for work or play, they’re suitable for all ages. And with Christmas looming, finding a Black Friday deal on the laptop can leave more money for stocking fillers – or a little extra in your back pocket. Luckily, there are likely to be a significant amount of them. Chromebooks could drop as low as £100, bargain basement laptops could hit £150, while known…

FAA urging UN to ban laptops from check baggage on international flights – WNCN

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) – Laptops and tablets are becoming a big worry for the Federal Aviation Administration. So much so, the agency wants them banned from being stored in the cargo holds of international flights. The FAA fears they’ll explode and start a fire that will bring down an aircraft. As a result, The FAA and is now urging the United Nations to enact that ban in the next two…

Best Black Friday 2017 Laptop, Macbook and Chromebook deals – The Independent

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Laptops are a versatile gift. Whether it’s for work or play, they’re suitable for all ages. And with Christmas looming, finding a Black Friday deal on the laptop can leave more money for stocking fillers – or a little extra in your back pocket. Luckily, there are likely to be a significant amount of them. Chromebooks could drop as low as £100, bargain basement laptops could hit £150, while known…

Laptop thief targets woman at Starbucks in Alameda – East Bay Times

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

ALAMEDA —  A teenager stole a woman’s laptop while she visited a Starbucks on Friday afternoon, the latest in a string of laptop thefts at the coffee chain. The woman was sitting inside the Starbucks at 720 Atlantic Ave., when the teen grabbed her laptop just before 12 p.m. and ran out the door. He was last seen fleeing in the 700 block of Eagle Avenue, police said. The 27-year-old…

How to Make $2 Million With Just a Laptop and Phone – Entrepreneur

Monday, October 30, 2017

Plenty of gurus promise proven systems for raking in cash. The problem is that most gurus don’t actually produce real results. In 2014, The Oracles member Josh Harris found himself shivering under blankets and scraping the bottom of his bank account during one of Michigan’s coldest winters on record. He could barely afford to turn the heat on because he was desperately trying—and failing—to scale his small digital marketing agency. No matter what…

Vacaville Police Find Stolen Laptop Minutes After it Was Reported Stolen – FOX40

Monday, October 30, 2017

VACAVILLE — Vacaville police were able to solve a crime before it was even reported. During a routine traffic stop, and officer noticed something out of place. It is not often you can call the victims of theft “lucky.” However, husband and wife pastors Rosetta and Ben Porter don’t believe it was luck. “We know that was God that helped us,” Ben Porter said. The Jackson, Missouri, couple was visiting…

New ITS laptop checkout policy creates problems for students – Daily Nebraskan

Monday, October 30, 2017

For many University of Nebraska-Lincoln students, laptop checkout privileges are life-saving when a laptop malfunction occurs in the middle of a busy week. However, a recent Information Technology Services policy change has made it a challenge for some students to be guaranteed a laptop in cases of emergencies. According to Spencer Nussrallah, chair of the Technology Fee Committee of the Association of Students of the University…

Help, Me Laptop: How Do I Get Smoother FPS While Gaming on a Budget? – Laptop Mag

Saturday, October 28, 2017

We love gaming laptops at Laptop Mag. They’re powerful, often stylish, and you see some of the most absurd innovations tried out s on these beefy machines first. Oh, and they play games well. But they’re not all created equal, and they’re not all as consistent as a console. When you get a gaming laptop, you have to consider not only specs but the settings you’ll play your games…

The Zephyrus is the perfect laptop for someone who doesn’t want a laptop – The Verge

Saturday, October 28, 2017

A couple months ago, my colleague Chaim Gartenberg wrote a fair and accurate review of the Asus ROG Zephyrus. It’s an astonishingly thin, ultra-powerful laptop for gamers, and it almost utterly fails at being a laptop. “Basically useless away from a desk” was Chaim’s ultimate verdict, and I agree. Also, I love this laptop. After Chaim finished his review, I asked if I could try it out. Before long, my…

The Zephyrus is the perfect laptop for someone who doesn’t want a laptop – The Verge

Friday, October 27, 2017

A couple months ago, my colleague Chaim Gartenberg wrote a fair and accurate review of the Asus ROG Zephyrus. It’s an astonishingly thin, ultra-powerful laptop for gamers, and it almost utterly fails at being a laptop. “Basically useless away from a desk” was Chaim’s ultimate verdict, and I agree. Also, I love this laptop. After Chaim finished his review, I asked if I could try it out. Before long, my…