Laptop accessories archive

  • Logitech Ultrathin Touch Mouse gets a literal hands-on
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    Logitech Ultrathin Touch Mouse gets a literal hands-on

    By 7 September 2013

    We wrote about this super svelte mouse being announced only a while back and now here we are touching and tapping it for real. In a rare treat the reality is even better than the pictures. As you can imagine from a mouse of this size, it's light. But...

  • Toffee messenger satchel review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    Toffee messenger satchel review

    By 25 March 2013

    Increasingly compact laptops like the MacBook Air, Ultrabook and perhaps even devices like the Microsoft Surface mean we no longer want, or need, the hideously unfashionable laptop bag of old. And thank goodness, because the death of those ugly monstrosities...

  • Best Windows 8 accessories
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    Best Windows 8 accessories

    By 19 October 2012

    Windows 8 is ready to go for your computing experience but are you ready for Windows 8? Sure, you might have a laptop of AIO that can handle it. By Jiminy, you may even be heading down to the shops to buy a new machine specially for it but, either way,...

  • Stighlorgan talks tech
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    Stighlorgan talks tech

    By 18 November 2011

    Style Week on Pocket-lint would, of course, be nothing at all if we didn’t ask the opinions of those who really know what style is all about. So, as part of our five days of fun, we got hold of five top UK-based fashion designers to talk to us about...

  • Best looking laptop accessories: making your gadgets beautiful
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    Best looking laptop accessories: making your gadgets beautiful

    By 17 November 2011

    We’d all love to own the most beautiful gadgets in the world but sometimes irritating things like money and family members who don’t want us to blow it all on items that we don’t technically need can get in the way. Essentially, there’s two ways...

  • Best daypacks for taking your gadgets walkabout
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    Best daypacks for taking your gadgets walkabout

    By 6 July 2011

    Whether it’s for the daily commute, a weekend away or for travelling light, the daypack is one of life’s little essentials for getting your gadgets from A to B. Capacity is crucial. Here we’ve included models from 20-35 litres which should give...

  • Logitech Speaker Lapdesk N550: The multifunctional tray
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    Logitech Speaker Lapdesk N550: The multifunctional tray

    By 7 October 2010

    Laptop speakers are, as a rule, crap. Netbook speakers are even worse. And that is why Logitech has come up with the Speaker Lapdesk N550, which is a more compact version of the N700, designed especially with little machines in mind. Basically it is a...

  • 10 best laptop cases you'll find anywhere
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    10 best laptop cases you'll find anywhere

    By 27 September 2010

    Regardless of whether your personal, portable PC is for work or pleasure, it deserves protection from everyday bumps and scratches - and we've got ten tidy options that offer just that. Whether you want a fashionable cover, belt-and-braces protection...

  • VIDEO: @home Coffee table - Voguish Minimalism
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    VIDEO: @home Coffee table - Voguish Minimalism

    By 1 July 2010

    It seems that a week doesn't go by that we don't feature a design from concept-connoisseurs Yanko Design. We can't help it, the site feature designs from artists that just resonate coolness. The design that has caught our eye this time is this excellent...

  • Toshiba paves way for 750GB laptop hard drives
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    Toshiba paves way for 750GB laptop hard drives

    By 25 March 2010

    Toshiba has announced a breakthrough in hard drive technology that means it will be able to pack a whopping 750GB of storage on a drive that can fit in your laptop. The Toshiba Storage Device Division (or SDD for short) has just announced the launch of...

  • Philips SDC5100 notebook CushionSpeaker   review
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    Philips SDC5100 notebook CushionSpeaker review

    By 24 March 2010

    Admit it, you sit there, laptop on knee, browsing the Internet whilst watching TV and eating spaghetti hoops. We're sure a lot of people run the gauntlet everyday, suffering warmed legs and audiological horrors. As a result there are a number of accessories...

  • BookBook laptop case that makes you look intelligent is now in the UK too
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    BookBook laptop case that makes you look intelligent is now in the UK too

    By 24 March 2010

    First announced in January, the BookBook is a hardback leather case designed for the MacBook and MacBook Pro that disguises your laptop as an old tome of literature when you're not using it. The good news for us Brits is that it's made its way out of...

  • Philips laptop peripherals range
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    Philips laptop peripherals range

    By 25 February 2010

    Philips may not make any computers itself, but that hasn't stopped the Dutch giant from coming up with a range of notebook and netbook specific peripherals launched at the Barcelona Winter Event 2010. The company has promised more to come in the way of...

  • Pendle Products launches new Laptop Stand
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    Pendle Products launches new Laptop Stand

    By 18 February 2010

    UK company Pendle Products has introduced a new Laptop Stand, said to be the first of many product releases. This stand lets users raise their laptop up whilst using a full size external mouse and keyboard and is said to be ideal for use alongside an...

  • Belkin offers improved laptop cooling pad
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    Belkin offers improved laptop cooling pad

    By 11 February 2010

    Belkin has announced the launch of a new, redesigned laptop cooling pad - apparently a category of product that's grown by over 20% in the last year. Hot thighs will be a thing of the past with the new patent-pending "AirFlow Wing", the pad's repositioned...

  • Win one of two Exspect customisable laptop bags
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    Win one of two Exspect customisable laptop bags

    By 15 January 2010

    Pocket-lint has teamed up with Exspect to bring you the chance of winning one of two customisable laptop bags. With a on/off zip mechanism, users can transform their classic black notebook case into a "more individual and stylish look, simply by adding...

  • Exspect MiBag customisable laptop bag review
    Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    Exspect MiBag customisable laptop bag review

    By 15 January 2010

    Laptop bags can be thought of as the unsung hero of the laptop world, carrying (pardon the pun) out an invaluable task in the transport of our latest netbooks and laptops. So when we were sent the Exspect MiBag we set about to find out whether it could...

  • Logitech Speaker Lapdesk N700 offers speakers, padded base and a fan
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    Logitech Speaker Lapdesk N700 offers speakers, padded base and a fan

    By 6 January 2010

    For the rather bold claim of a "cinema-like experience" on your laptop, Logitech has introduced the Speaker Lapdesk N700, an all-in-one laptop accessory which brings integrated stereo speakers, a built-in fan and a wide padded base. The Logitech Speaker...

  • 10 perfect Christmas presents for...laptop addicts
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    10 perfect Christmas presents for...laptop addicts

    By 19 November 2009

    Welcome to the second of our Pocket-lint guides on the perfect presents to buy this year. Yesterday we started the ball rolling with our perfect presents for photographers, but today we're talking laptops. Whether the person you're looking for has a notebook...

  • Airport security friendly laptop bag launched
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    Airport security friendly laptop bag launched

    By 18 September 2009

    Laptop bag maker Speck is hoping to save you the hassle of taking out your laptop every time you go through airport security with the launch of a new laptop bag that circumvents the need. Called the CorePack FLY, the airport checkpoint friendly notebook...

  • Logitech Cooling Pad N100 review
    Laptops 1.5 out of 5

    Logitech Cooling Pad N100 review

    By 18 May 2009

    We are sure you know this, but notebooks used to be called laptops. The name change came as manufacturers realised that although most people use them on their laptops, if they haven't got a desk doing so without some form of protection is like trying...

  • Genius NB Stand 200 notebook cooling stand review
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    Genius NB Stand 200 notebook cooling stand review

    By 31 March 2009

    People go to great lengths to cool their computers, leading to some magnificent designs in desktop ranges to keep things cool and working efficiently. There is less you can do for a laptop, with laptop stands being the mainstay of the offering. The Genius...

  • Genius launches NB Stand 200 notebook stand
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    Genius launches NB Stand 200 notebook stand

    By 25 March 2009

    Genius has launched the "NB Stand 200", a notebook cooler to stop your portable PC overheating during extended use. With a "hydrodynamic"(?) design, Genius says the airflow is made much more efficient and smooth. The Stand has a built-in 70mm fan that...

  • Speck adds more colours to its range of MacBook cases
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    Speck adds more colours to its range of MacBook cases

    By 13 March 2009

    Speck has launched new colours in its range of SeeThru hard shell cases for MacBooks. Adding to the red and pink colours already available are purple, aqua, green and the limited edition "hazard orange" only available online. Made especially for the 13-...

  • Kensington ComboSaver Combination Notebook Lock Ultra review
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    Kensington ComboSaver Combination Notebook Lock Ultra review

    By 2 February 2009

    Notebooks have always been easy to pinch: their practicality is also their downfall. Kensington have been securing notebooks for many years, being the name in notebook security. Most notebooks features a Kensington lock slot, and many other devices such...