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New Microsoft Surface Book Problems

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Purchasers of the new Microsoft Surface Book have been reporting problems with the computer freezing up while in use. The only fix so far is to shut down the computer. We all know how agonizingly frustrating computer freezes are – all of your work lost and having to be redone. Even with frequent autosaves, there […]


MacBook Pro vs Microsoft Surface Book

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Microsoft has boasted that it smokes the Mac Book with twice the speed, but the folks at PC Advisor tested it for accuracy. Actually, the Surface Book is three times faster. That is, if you are comparing it to the MacBook Pro 13. When you lay down the gauntlet, you have to expect someone to […]


The Trend Toward Ultrabooks

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Although it seems laptops have been around as long as computer, they haven’t been on the market that long. Trends have logically moved toward ever slimmer, lighter laptops that make them more portable. The ultrabook trend began with the Asus Zenbook UX31-RSL8 that was slimmed to a mere 0.66-inches thick with a then amazing 6 […]


Lenovo Yoga 900 Challenges Microsoft Surface Book

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Lenovo has released the new Yoga 900 laptop, which challenges the Microsoft Surface Book and its versatile dual-fulcrum hinge. It is created with 800 pieces that gives it a 360-degree rotation. Aside from the super hinge, the Yoga 900 is only 0.59 inches thick and weighs a miniscule 2.8 pounds. Inside all of that is […]


Microsoft Manages a Surprise

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It’s hard to surprise techies with much of anything new, but Microsoft has managed to surprise everyone with their first ever laptop, the Surface Book. The Surface Book is a 13.5 inch, 2-in-1 laptop with a regular keyboard and trackpad. The hinge holds a ‘muscle wire; that electrically and mechanically holds the keyboard and laptop […]