Microsoft Unveils ‘Always Connected’ PCs From Asus, HP With 4G LTE and 20-Hour Battery Life

HIGHLIGHTS ASUS and HP will make the first Always Connected PCs The PCs will have built-in 4G LTE connectivity and longer battery life Pricing and availability details to come later, third model in works At an event in Hawaii on Tuesday, Microsoft announced the launch of the world’s first ‘Always Connected’ PCs, running Windows 10 on ARM-based Qualcomm SoCs. Microsoft Executive Vice President of the Windows and Devices Group Terry Myerson showed off the first-ever Always Connected PCs from Asus and HP. These new laptops will offer built-in LTE connectivity and longer battery life than…

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The new HP Sprout Pro looks nicer, works better

In 2014, HP unveiled the original Sprout – a unique all-in-one with a projector and camera extrusion that turns the surface between you and the display into an interactive space. It was designed for creative professionals and hobbyists, and a later version released in 2016 targeted the classroom. This year, HP has a new Sprout called the Pro G2, which the company says is a completely redesigned device, featuring “a higher resolution projection, more powerful processing, advanced 3D scanning and a more accurate precision active pen for drawing compared to…

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Oracle ordered to pay $3bn damages to HP

Electronics firm Hewlett Packard Corporation (HPE) has been presented $3bn (£2.26bn) in damages in a criminal dispute with software giant Oracle. The row took place due to the fact Oracle reneged on a contractual agreement to hold making software that ran on excessive–stop Itanium chips. The courtroom conflict over the settlement turned into settled in 2012 but the damages HPE became due have only now been agreed. Oracle said it would enchantment in opposition to the courtroom‘s selection. Split enterprise HP become Break up into two in 2015 with HPE…

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HP Debuts Skinniest Laptop Ever

\ HP on Tuesday unveiled its latest challenger to Apple’s laptops at theInternational Luxury Conference in Versailles, touting it as the thinnest laptop in the world. At 10.4 mm, the HP Spectre’s chassis is as thin as a triple-A battery, the company noted. The Spectre is powered by Intel Core i5 and i7 processors and weighs in at 2.45 pounds. It has a 13.3-inch Gorilla glass display, and stereo speakers from Bang & Olufsen. It provides up to 9 1/2 hours of battery life, according to HP. The new line…

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HP laptops to come with AMD’s FreeSync tech for smooth, affordable gaming

Fans of gaming-on-the-go who are mulling a laptop purchase in the near future will be interested to learn that HP is planning to bolster its notebooks by including FreeSync technology. FreeSync is AMD’s graphics tech that ensures a smoother gameplay experience by eliminating stuttering and tearing effects – the sort of added choppiness and glitchy artifacts that can be really off-putting when you’re spinning around making snap turns in a shooter. And the technology will be coming to all of HP’s laptops which run with AMD graphics as opposed to…

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