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  • Lenovo unveils 28-inch 4K monitor with Android KitKat built-in
    Gadgets

    Lenovo unveils 28-inch 4K monitor with Android KitKat built-in

    By 6 January 2014

    With 4K content on the rise, Lenovo has taken the wraps off two new 4K monitors at CES 2014 in Las Vegas - with one having Android built-in. The ThinkVision Pro2840m is the basic of the two. It will be available in April 2014 for $799 (£487), carrying...

  • Lenovo refreshes ThinkPad X1 Carbon with plenty more battery and 'Adaptive Keyboard'
    Laptops

    Lenovo refreshes ThinkPad X1 Carbon with plenty more battery and 'Adaptive Keyboard'

    By 6 January 2014

    Lenovo has unveiled its third-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon at CES 2014 in Las Vegas. It is being called the lightest 14-inch ultrabook on the market, weighing 2.8lbs while being "virtually indestructible". It's built from carbon fibre, which Lenovo says...

  • Lenovo Vibe Z, its first LTE smartphone, is officially announced with impressive specs
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    Lenovo Vibe Z, its first LTE smartphone, is officially announced with impressive specs

    By 2 January 2014

    Lenovo is starting to compete on a larger scale when it comes to smartphone production, with three new models announced for Russia last month. And now Lenovo's first LTE smartphone, the Vibe Z, has been exposed. The Lenovo Vibe Z is future-proof when...

  • Three new Lenovo phones appear, including Vibe X
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    Three new Lenovo phones appear, including Vibe X

    By 13 December 2013

    Lenovo is sending a trio of new smartphones into Russia. All three are Android devices and at this stage will be going directly from China to Russia. The Lenovo S930, S650 and S960, or Vibe X, will all be out between now and next month. The S930 is a...

  • Best laptop 2013: 10th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees
    Laptops

    Best laptop 2013: 10th Pocket-lint Gadget Awards nominees

    By 18 November 2013

    Laptops have seen a transformation in recent years. Big, heavy, chunky blocks are no more, and in their place come sleek, thin, light and - in some cases - laptops that are also tablet hybrid devices. This year has seen Apple improve its beautifully designed...

  • Lenovo Vibe Z with Snapdragon 800 and dual-SIM unveiled
    Phones

    Lenovo Vibe Z with Snapdragon 800 and dual-SIM unveiled

    By 12 November 2013

    Lenovo has announced the Vibe Z, a new smartphone with the mighty Qualcomm Snapdragon 800 quad-core CPU. This handset doesn’t stop there, cramming in more specs than you can shake a SIM card at, or two in this case. The 5.5-inch, 1080p display is backed...

  • A week in reviews: 4 - 8 November
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    A week in reviews: 4 - 8 November

    By 9 November 2013

    November's headlines are largely going to be owed to gaming. Ahead of PS4 and Xbox One launches we've been shooting the faces off, well, pretty much everybody in Call of Duty: Ghosts on the Playstation 3. It's a game that'll sell boat loads of copies...

  • Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 review
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    Lenovo Yoga Tablet 10 review

    By 6 November 2013

    Dare to be different. That seems to be Lenovo's mantra as the company looks to deliver a "better way" of using an Android tablet. The company's answer? The Yoga Tablet 10. Shelve your thoughts of something really wacky, though, as the Yoga isn't that...

  • Lenovo's BlackBerry bid blocked by Canada over security concerns
    Phones

    Lenovo's BlackBerry bid blocked by Canada over security concerns

    By 5 November 2013

    Before BlackBerry ousted its CEO and opted to finance and shake up things even further on the executive level, Beijing-based Lenovo considered a bid to buy the struggling company. We reported in October that Lenovo's name surfaced when BlackBerry went...

  • Lenovo Yoga Tablet vs Nexus 7 and Nexus 10: What's the difference?
    Tablets

    Lenovo Yoga Tablet vs Nexus 7 and Nexus 10: What's the difference?

    By 30 October 2013

    Lenovo has promised that its new Lenovo Yoga Tablet will offer a better way: a better way of using your tablet practically in all the different situations you might find yourself. A unique design enables this, providing some differentiation from other,...

  • Hands-on: Lenovo Yoga Tablet review
    Tablets

    Hands-on: Lenovo Yoga Tablet review

    By 30 October 2013

    Lenovo has launched a new Android tablet, promising to offer you a "better way" of using it. With a teaser campaign that showed various awkward situations in which a classic tablet design was slightly impractical, the result is a tablet with a difference....

  • Lenovo Yoga Tablet: 8 and 10-inch Android tabs integrate stand, promise a 'better way'
    Tablets

    Lenovo Yoga Tablet: 8 and 10-inch Android tabs integrate stand, promise a 'better way'

    By 30 October 2013

    Lenovo had been promising a "better way" of using your tablet and the result is the Lenovo Yoga Tablet, a tablet that comes with its own hinged stand. Lenovo took to the stage at a launch event in Milan, paralleled with an event in Los Angeles starring...

  • Lenovo live stream for 30 October event right here, with Ashton Kutcher hosting
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    Lenovo live stream for 30 October event right here, with Ashton Kutcher hosting

    By 28 October 2013

    Lenovo is set to make an announcement online. We found the live stream on the Lenovo Twitter account so you can sit back and be the first to hear what's coming next.  The event, scheduled for 30 October, will be presented by Ashton Kutcher and feature...

  • Lenovo's A10 convertible debuts - its first laptop powered by Android 4.2
    Laptops

    Lenovo's A10 convertible debuts - its first laptop powered by Android 4.2

    By 18 October 2013

    PDF manual leaks from earlier this month suggested Lenovo was ready to launch a convertible reminiscent of its Yoga 2 Pro. Now the company has officially debuted that Android-powered device. Called the Lenovo A10, it's the company's first laptop running...

  • Lenovo reportedly considering buying BlackBerry
    Phones

    Lenovo reportedly considering buying BlackBerry

    By 17 October 2013

    China-based Lenovo is considering buying BlackBerry, the struggling Canada-based smartphone maker, according to The Wall Street Journal.  Lenovo was rumoured to be purchasing BlackBerry earlier this year, but the company denied it at the time. Now that...

  • Lenovo Miix 2 8-inch tablet with Windows 8.1 announced
    Tablets

    Lenovo Miix 2 8-inch tablet with Windows 8.1 announced

    By 16 October 2013

    Windows 8.1 is almost here and Lenovo has just announced its latest Miix 2 tablet sporting the Microsoft OS. The successor to the Lenovo Mixx 10 is an 8-inch 16:10 (800x1280) tablet that comes with an Intel Bay Trail-T quad-core processor, 5-megapixel...

  • Lenovo leaks IdeaPad A10 PDF manuals on website, revealing specs for Android 4.2 device
    Laptops

    Lenovo leaks IdeaPad A10 PDF manuals on website, revealing specs for Android 4.2 device

    By 9 October 2013

    Lenovo is apparently ready to launch a 10-inch hybrid that's very reminiscent of its Yoga 2 Pro, though the specs indicate it's a lower-end product offering. Called the IdeaPad A10, Lenovo's tablet-laptop combo is an Android 4.2 device with a Rockchip...

  • HTC in takeover talks with Lenovo? Laptop maker rumoured to be acquiring phone firm
    Phones

    HTC in takeover talks with Lenovo? Laptop maker rumoured to be acquiring phone firm

    By 9 October 2013

    Chinese laptop and tablet manufacturer Lenovo is rumoured to be in discussion with Taiwanese smartphone company HTC for a potential takeover. The latter firm has recently posted the first quarterly losses in its history and that has led some to believe...

  • Be Inspired: Win a trip of a lifetime with Lenovo
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    Be Inspired: Win a trip of a lifetime with Lenovo

    By 27 September 2013

    Lenovo is offering you the chance to win the trip of a lifetime. All you need to do to be in with a chance is enter the draw below to win one of four all expenses paid trips to an inspirational location - entrants can select from New York, Tokyo, Antigua...

  • Lenovo tablet range on sale now starting from £110
    Tablets

    Lenovo tablet range on sale now starting from £110

    By 23 September 2013

    Lenovo has released three new tablets which are all on sale now online. These are the 10.1-inch S6000, the 7-inch A3000 and the budget 7-inch A1000. The first tablet by Lenovo, the S6000, is an Android 4.2 Jelly Bean 10.1-inch slate. It comes with a fairly...

  • Be Inspired: How to use tech to improve your fashion sense
    Laptops

    Be Inspired: How to use tech to improve your fashion sense

    By 18 September 2013

    Just because you like tech doesn't mean you have to dress like a nerd from a 1980s movie. We talk to Matt Hambly deputy editor of Esquire Weekly magazine and the Esquire Weekly iPad app to find out how we can use tech to help us improve our fashion sense....

  • Lenovo S5000 tablet pictures and hands-on
    Tablets

    Lenovo S5000 tablet pictures and hands-on

    By 9 September 2013

    Everything seemed to have been on a diet on the Lenovo stand at IFA 2013 in Berlin, not only was its 6.9mm slim Vibe X smartphone on display, but we were also given a taste of the 7.9mm slim S5000 tablet. This tablet is definitely one that has stayed...

  • Lenovo Vibe X pictures and hands-on
    Phones

    Lenovo Vibe X pictures and hands-on

    By 9 September 2013

    A slim little number was announced by Lenovo at IFA 2013: the Vibe X smartphone, weighing just 121g. It is made from polycarbonate and when we picked it up and had a play, we found it was light and comfortable to hold. The rounded edges give it a good...

  • Be Inspired: How to use tech to improve your life
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    Be Inspired: How to use tech to improve your life

    By 9 September 2013

    We could all do better spending more time making life count. We talked to Ian McDermott, a Life coach and founder of  International Teaching Seminars (ITS), to find out how we can use tech to do just that. How can someone use technology to help improve...

  • Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro pictures and hands-on
    Laptops

    Lenovo Yoga 2 Pro pictures and hands-on

    By 5 September 2013

    Lenovo has updated its famously flexible Yoga laptop-cum-tablet with the Yoga 2 Pro sporting a resolution four times higher than its predecessor. And with four modes we had to go and get our hands on the malleable device. A screen to be seen This is,...