The TechBrat by Goh De No


Dell comes back to the tablet scene with purpose

21 Jan 2015 - IT’S been a while since I’ve held a good tablet in my hands, probably the best one so far is Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3, but that doesn’t really count, since it’s actually a laptop-tablet hybrid. Dell seems to be fixing that with the 8.4-inch Venue 8 7000, which was first introduced last year and has now been unwrapped at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015. I definitely think that the size, at 8-inch or so, is ideal for tablet use as 7-inch is just way too small now...

From Lenovo, the world’s lightest ultrabook

14 Jan 2015 - AT THE Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2015, Lenovo has one-upped all PC makers with the launch of the new Lenovo LaVie Z series, weighing at 780 grammes. I can’t wait to get my hands on an ultrabook that weighs less than a kilogramme, something around the weight of a tablet. The LaVie, at first mentioned sounds familiar, and indeed is part of NEC’s old line of computers, which has been taken up by Lenovo now. The LaVie line from NEC was well-known for releasing...