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  • Lenovo introduces Ideacentre D400 server, and Q100 and Q110 nettops
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    Lenovo introduces Ideacentre D400 server, and Q100 and Q110 nettops

    By 19 August 2009

    Lenovo has unveiled a trio of home computing products. There's an Ideacentre D400 home server, and two nettops - the Q100 and Q110 models. The latter two are apparently the "world's thinnest" cut-down desktop PCs. We'll start with the server though. The...

  • Lenovo S12 goes on sale in US
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    Lenovo S12 goes on sale in US

    By 25 June 2009

    The Lenovo S12, one of the first netbooks with the new Nvidia ION graphics chip has gone on sale in the US for $500. The new Nvidia chip, already used in Acer's AspireRevo will mean the netbook can and will offer 1080p high definition video playback as...

  • Lenovo T400s laptop
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    Lenovo T400s laptop

    By 25 June 2009

    Mere hours after the launch of the new Lenovo T400s and Pocket-lint has got all over the new model like a bad rash. Inspired by the ThinkPad X300, the T400 measures 0.83 of an inch and weighs in at under 1.3kg. Specs include a 14.1-inch LED screen, the...

  • Lenovo T400s launches
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    Lenovo T400s launches

    By 23 June 2009

    Lenovo has announced the ThinkPad T400s laptop, said to have been created to "give business users a thin and light yet powerful, feature-packed PC". Inspired by the ThinkPad X300, the T400 measures 0.83 of an inch and weighs in at under 4 pounds. With...

  • Lenovo announces IdeaPad U350 and G550
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    Lenovo announces IdeaPad U350 and G550

    By 26 May 2009

    Following the news we brought you of the S12 after its US release, Lenovo has now confirmed the S12's UK debut - as well as announced the launch of the IdeaPad U350 and the G550. The IdeaPad U350 - with its "sophisticated polished silver shell" - weighs...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S12 brings ION to netbooks
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    Lenovo IdeaPad S12 brings ION to netbooks

    By 25 May 2009

    With just days to go before Computex in Taipei, Lenovo has announced the launch of its first netbook powered by Nivdia's ION graphics processor. The new model, which will go under the IdeaPad S12 moniker, will be a 12-inch screen offering powered by the...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S10-2 announced
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    Lenovo IdeaPad S10-2 announced

    By 13 May 2009

    Following last year's launch of the S10 netbook, the first from the company, Lenovo has now announced a new and improved model in the form of the IdeaPad S10-2. With the option of 3G connectivity, the next-gen model is thinner and lighter than the original...

  • Greenpeace slams HP, Lenovo, and Dell in 11th Guide to Greener Electronics
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    Greenpeace slams HP, Lenovo, and Dell in 11th Guide to Greener Electronics

    By 1 April 2009

    Greenpeace has slammed HP, Lenovo and Dell in its latest Guide to Greener Electronics chart after it claims the companies broke promises about phasing-out toxic chemicals in their products. The companies join Microsoft and Nintendo for being some of the...

  • Lenovo teases for "Pocket Yoga" netbook
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    Lenovo teases for "Pocket Yoga" netbook

    By 16 March 2009

    Lenovo has released a Flickr photo set teasing for a new Vaio P-esque netbook. The "Pocket Yoga" is shown in various pics, including one that shows a stylus writing on the device's screen. In another shot Lenovo teases: "One of the Pocket Yoga's many...

  • Microsoft, Lenovo launch "Ultimate Academic" PCs
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    Microsoft, Lenovo launch "Ultimate Academic" PCs

    By 4 March 2009

    Microsoft and Lenovo are targeting an interesting market for laptops with the announcement of the "Ultimate Academic Personal Computer" range. The two companies have teamed up to offer laptops aimed specifically at "college and university students, faculty,...

  • Lenovo ThinkPad X301 notebook review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    Lenovo ThinkPad X301 notebook review

    By 2 March 2009

    Lenovo’s ThinkPad X300 impressed us more than most, taking a similar design approach to the achingly desirable MacBook Air, but making the incredibly thin form factor more usable. The ThinkPad X301 is an update which Lenovo hopes will continue to steal...

  • Lenovo ThinkPads meet "semi-rugged" specs
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    Lenovo ThinkPads meet "semi-rugged" specs

    By 27 February 2009

    Although Lenovo is perhaps not looking to steal Panasonic's crown for tough notebooks, the company has announced that some of its ThinkPads meet military specs for "semi-rugged" computing. The X200, X200s, X200 Tablet, X301, T400, T500, R400 and SL300...

  • Lenovo ThinkPads to offer BlackBerry email sync
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    Lenovo ThinkPads to offer BlackBerry email sync

    By 16 February 2009

    Lenovo and Research In Motion have announced that the two companies will work together to offer a "tighter integration" of Lenovo's ThinkPads and RIM's BlackBerrys. The companies plan to promote new Lenovo mobile solutions that they say will help on-the-go...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S10e notebook review
    Laptops 3.5 out of 5

    Lenovo IdeaPad S10e notebook review

    By 19 January 2009

    In the UK, Lenovo is known for its corporate ThinkPad range - which it bought the rights to from IBM a couple of years ago. As such, it’s easy to forget that the company also produces a range of consumer laptops. The latest to arrive is the IdeaPad...

  • Lenovo OPhone to launch in Q1
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    Lenovo OPhone to launch in Q1

    By 12 January 2009

    More details are emerging about Lenovo's Android-based OPhone, that we've brought you brief snippets on previously. China Mobile, the world's largest wireless carrier, plans to launch the device within the first quarter of 2009, a source "with direct...

  • Daily Tech Deal: Lenovo ThinkPad SL500 notebook
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    Daily Tech Deal: Lenovo ThinkPad SL500 notebook

    By 9 January 2009

    We've brought you an interesting mix of tech deals this week with ones that hopefully cater for a variety of budgets and interests. To round the week off, we have gone for the Lenovo ThinkPad SL500 notebook. A classy all-rounder, the SL500 boasts a 15.4-inch...

  • Lenovo W700ds laptop
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    Lenovo W700ds laptop

    By 8 January 2009

    Pocket-lint has managed to get a quick hands on with the new Lenovo W700ds, the company's dual-screen ThinkPad. Almost the size of a small child, the laptop that starts at a whopping £3459 offers two screens so you can multitask to the max. Described...

  • Lenovo's dual-screen W700ds priced for the UK
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    Lenovo's dual-screen W700ds priced for the UK

    By 6 January 2009

    Lenovo's dual-screen ThinkPad, the W700ds, has finally been priced and dated for launch in Great Britain. UK pricing for the ThinkPad W700ds starts at a whopping £3459 and is available now - for those that can afford it. Described as a mobile workstation,...

  • Lenovo launches dual screen W7000ds ThinkPad
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    Lenovo launches dual screen W7000ds ThinkPad

    By 23 December 2008

    Lenovo has unveiled a new laptop with a difference - it boasts not one, but two LCD screens. Described as a mobile workstation, the W700ds has WUXGA 17-inch screen with 400 nits of brightness and a 10.6-inch secondary screen that can be tilted up to 30...

  • Lenovo OPhone
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    Lenovo OPhone

    By 17 December 2008

    Some more images of Lenovo and Chine Mobile's Android-based OPhone have emerged from the ether - along with a few, scarce specs. It seems the handset will offer a 5-megapixel camera with auto-focus and flash, a microSD card slot and Bluetooth 2.0. Created...

  • Lenovo's Android-based OPhone revealed
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    Lenovo's Android-based OPhone revealed

    By 12 December 2008

    No word on specs yet, just a pretty picture of Lenovo's "OPhone", apparently it's an Android-based offering produced in conjunction with China Mobile. Presumably it's full touch (unless there's a slide-out keyboard, but that looks doubtful from the pic)...

  • Lenovo IdeaPad S10e netbook launches
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    Lenovo IdeaPad S10e netbook launches

    By 26 November 2008

    Not to be outdone by the rest of the industry, Lenovo has introduced a netbook. The new IdeaPad S10e is designed for those all-important "mobile users" and offers a 10.1-inch LED backlit screen, all weighing in at under 1.2kg. Designed as a "lightweight...

  • Greenpeace reveals tenth Guide to Greener Electronics
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    Greenpeace reveals tenth Guide to Greener Electronics

    By 24 November 2008

    Greenpeace has released its tenth edition of the Greenpeace Guide to Greener Electronics that shows, in the organisation's words, "that most consumer electronics companies have been slow to get serious about climate change." Although Greenpeace acknowledges...

  • Lenovo ThinkPad X200 notebook review
    Laptops 4 out of 5

    Lenovo ThinkPad X200 notebook review

    By 24 November 2008

    Lenovo’s ThinkPad range carries with it the expectation of quality, reliability and excellent usability. The ThinkPad X200 continues this trend, and is similar in style to the larger X300. Prices at under £1300, it’s a more mainstream choice, and...

  • CES Best of Innovations Design awards honourees revealed
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    CES Best of Innovations Design awards honourees revealed

    By 18 November 2008

    The Consumer Electronics Association has announced its International CES Best of Innovations 2009 Design and Engineering award honourees. Endorsed by the Industrial Designers Society of America, the International CES Innovations awards honour "outstanding...