Archive for Lars-Göran Nilsson

  • Samsung Series 5 Ultra Convertible pictures and hands-on

    Samsung Series 5 Ultra Convertible pictures and hands-on

    By 6 June 2012

    Samsung has revealed a touchscreen-touting Series 5 Ultrabook at Computex in Taipei, looking to appease those wanting a Windows 8 touch experience as well as a keyboard, and Pocket-lint has already gone fingers on. The Samsung Series 5 Ultra Convertible...

  • Intel Wireless Charging: Wireless Phone to Ultrabook charging

    Intel Wireless Charging: Wireless Phone to Ultrabook charging

    By 6 June 2012

    Intel has demoed a new feature of the company’s Ultrabooks at Computex in Taipei that will let users wirelessly charge their phone from their laptop. Intel claims to be able to deliver up to 3 Watts of power via the system, which is more than enough...

  • The wonderful, wacky, and touch enabled Ultrabooks of tomorrow

    The wonderful, wacky, and touch enabled Ultrabooks of tomorrow

    By 6 June 2012

    Intel is making big plans for its Ultrabooks, or maybe we should say for its partners' Ultrabooks. Not only is the company planning on integrating every sensor imaginable - be it light, sound, temperature, motion or just about anything else you can think...

  • Asus Transformer AiO pictures and hands-on

    Asus Transformer AiO pictures and hands-on

    By 4 June 2012

    When Jonney Shih first unveiled the Transformer AiO on stage during the Asus press conference at Computex in Taipei most of the collected media, including Pocket-lint, weren't really that impressed by the rather awkward and cheap-looking system that was...

  • Acer Iconia W510 and Iconia W710 pictures and hands-on

    Acer Iconia W510 and Iconia W710 pictures and hands-on

    By 4 June 2012

    Acer announced the Iconia W510 and W700 tablet at its press conference in Taipei on Monday and Pocket-lint was on hand to get a quick play with the two new Windows 8 powered tablets. The Iconia W510 Starting with the Iconia W510, Acer was very secretive...

  • Acer Aspire S7 pictures and hands-on

    Acer Aspire S7 pictures and hands-on

    By 4 June 2012

    Acer announced a pair of shiny new Ultrabooks at Computex and we were on hand to have a play with the new thin models. To say that the new models were popular with the media attending the event would be an understatement, as it took us a good half hour...

  • Gigabyte X11 pictures and hands-on

    Gigabyte X11 pictures and hands-on

    By 31 May 2012

    Gigabyte has unveiled the Gigabyte X11, a new extremely light Ultrabook that weights just 975g, and Pocket-lint was at the launch to have a quick play with the lighter than light model.   The headline feature is its svelte 975g weight, although the model...

  • Gigabyte U2442 Ultrabook pictures and hands-on

    Gigabyte U2442 Ultrabook pictures and hands-on

    By 6 March 2012

    To date only a couple of companies have produced Ultrabooks with a screen sizes larger than 13.3-inches, but that’s about to change. Gigabyte is one of the first companies out of the gate with a larger 14-inch Ultrabook, announced today at CeBIT in...

  • Mitsubishi Electronics creates bonkers 16:3 display, perfect for panoramic shots

    Mitsubishi Electronics creates bonkers 16:3 display, perfect for panoramic shots

    By 16 June 2011

    If you're a fan of the panoramic mode on your camera you've not really got any ideal way of displaying them naturally on a computer monitor or laptop screen. They're just not wide enough, so black bars top and bottom are a must. However, up steps Mitsubishi...

  • 3M Ethernet-powered TV ditches conventional plug

    3M Ethernet-powered TV ditches conventional plug

    By 16 June 2011

    3M, the company behind everything from post-it notes to scotch tape, has created an Ethernet-powered TV for those short of power sockets around the home, office or anywhere you happen to be.  On the surface, you might think that it’s a strange thing...

  • Transparent monitors are the next big thing

    Transparent monitors are the next big thing

    By 16 June 2011

    Last year, we couldn't move without bumping into one 3D display or another. From CES to IFA to the Display Taiwan exhibition, every Tom, Jack and Harry had a 3D stereoscopic monitor of some sort, glasses or glasses-less. However, a new trend has emerged...

  • Rollable e-ink scroll found at Display Taiwan show

    Rollable e-ink scroll found at Display Taiwan show

    By 16 June 2011

    Pocket-lint has seen all sorts of flexible displays to date, but ITRI (Industrial Technology Research Institute) showed off a rather unusually shaped model at Display Taiwan this week. More of an E Ink type solution than a standard monitor, the new tech...

  • Sony SLT-A35 hands-on

    Sony SLT-A35 hands-on

    By 9 June 2011

    The Sony α35 (aka SLT-A35) is an odd beast; although it's touted as an upgrade to Sony's α33, some of the features of the older model are missing. The most obvious loss is the articulated screen, but on the other hand Sony has upgraded both the CMOS...

  • Sony NEX-C3 hands-on and exclusive photos

    Sony NEX-C3 hands-on and exclusive photos

    By 8 June 2011

    Sony has now officially announced its small form factor interchangeable lens camera, the Sony NEX-C3, and Pocket-Lint got a chance to have a quick play earlier today at a press event in Taipei, Taiwan of all places. The new design looks great compared...

  • Gramophone + iPhone = Trumstand

    Gramophone + iPhone = Trumstand

    By 3 June 2011

    To say this iPhone speaker is likely to give you the horn is an understatement (sorry we couldn’t resist), especially when the company that makes it is called Idwanc. No, really. Childish nob gags aside, the Trumstand is a truly unique product in that...

  • Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E125 makes early appearance at Computex, we go hands-on

    Lenovo ThinkPad Edge E125 makes early appearance at Computex, we go hands-on

    By 3 June 2011

    It’s funny the kind of things you can spot at large tradeshows and it appears that Lenovo has unveiled its upcoming ThinkPad Edge E125 a tad early at Computex. It was hiding among a set of other AMD Brazos powered notebooks at the AMD press conference,...

  • Intel shows off next-gen Atom netbook with swively display

    Intel shows off next-gen Atom netbook with swively display

    By 1 June 2011

    Intel is busy working on what is currently known as the Cedar Trail family of Atom processors that will appear in netbooks later this year, and the company was showing off a rather interesting concept design called Keeley Lake at Computex in Taipei to...

  • Fujitsu Lifebook TD40/D hands-on

    Fujitsu Lifebook TD40/D hands-on

    By 1 June 2011

    Prior to Intel's Computex presentation about its future plans for tablets and netbooks, Pocket-lint spotted that several new devices could already been seen at the the company's booth before hand. And one device that caught our eye was Fujitsu’s Lifebook...

  • ViewSonic ViewPad 7x hands-on

    ViewSonic ViewPad 7x hands-on

    By 1 June 2011

    Yesterday, the Internet was awash with pictures of the ViewSonic ViewPad 7x, but as that specific model was a pre-production unit held together with sticky tape, Blu-tack and the tears of a baby unicorn. It seemed as if that was as good as it would get...

  • Asus PadFone hands-on

    Asus PadFone hands-on

    By 31 May 2011

    Is it a phone, or is it a tablet? Well actually, it has the power to be both. That’s the story of the PadFone, a new gadget that’s been announced by Asus at Computex in Taipei, and as you would expect we’ve tracked down the device to see what’s...

  • Asus: Google excited by the PadFone that's coming Christmas with Ice Cream Sandwich

    Asus: Google excited by the PadFone that's coming Christmas with Ice Cream Sandwich

    By 30 May 2011

    Google is very excited by the Asus Padfone; the company's corporate VP and GM for the Personal Mobile Devices Business Unit, Benson Lin, has told Pocket-lint in an exclusive interview at Computex in Taipei. “We are working very closely with Google and...

  • Asus UX series laptop has MacBook Air in it's sights

    Asus UX series laptop has MacBook Air in it's sights

    By 30 May 2011

    If you’re a current fan of Apple’s MacBook Air, then Asus just announced UX-series is definitely going to be your cup of tea. It’s Asus first unibody all metal notebook and it’s a clear statement from that company that it wants to compete on equal...

  • Asus Eee PC Sirocco continues fashion netbook theme

    Asus Eee PC Sirocco continues fashion netbook theme

    By 19 January 2011

    Asus has launched its latest addition to the Eee PC series of netbooks, the Sirocco, at a glamorous event in a boutique hotel in Taipei, Taiwan with Pocket-lint in attendance. The event is intended to drum up some excitement for what many people believe...

  • Intel Sandy Bridge second generation Core i processors power up

    Intel Sandy Bridge second generation Core i processors power up

    By 3 January 2011

    Although we’re still a couple of days away from the official announcement, Intel has lifted the NDA on its second generation of Core i processors, formerly known under the code name of Sandy Bridge. And, you might be wondering what the significant impact...

  • Asus Eee Note   review
    4 out of 5

    Asus Eee Note review

    By 14 December 2010

    There’s no doubt that ebook readers have become a hit, especially the Amazon Kindle, but most of the ebook readers are fairly limited as to what you can use them for beyond what they’ve been designed to do. Enter the Asus Eee Note, not an ebook reader,...