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Neowin: HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G1 review

Neowin: HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G1 review

Many people are eschewing desktop PCs for more mobile devices, mainly tablets and laptops. The portability of these devices is paramount because nobody wants to lug around more weight than they have to. Enter the HP EliteBook Folio 1040 G1…
Neowin: Synology DS414 NAS review

Neowin: Synology DS414 NAS review

I'm a big advocate of backing up your files, whether it's to a device in your home, the cloud, or both. Most people usually don't think about backup copies until they have a disaster of some sort, and at that…
Neowin: LG G Flex Review

Neowin: LG G Flex Review

The LG G Flex is possibly one of the more interesting devices released in the past couple years. While the curved display is unique, does it actually create a better experience for the device?

Neowin: Nokia X Review

Neowin: Nokia X Review

Nokia was rumored to launch an Android based smartphone for over a year, but later reports indicated the project had been scrapped once Microsoft decided to purchase their Devices and Services division. Now, here we are nearly six months later…
Neowin: HP Envy Recline 23 review

Neowin: HP Envy Recline 23 review

Microsoft launched Windows 8 in October 2012 to a bevy of new laptop and tablet form factors, though computer manufacturers largely stayed with familiar computer styles. HP’s bucking that trend with the Envy Recline 23, which features a unique design…
Neowin: Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet review

Neowin: Nokia Lumia 2520 tablet review

When rumors began circulating that Nokia wanted to build a tablet, they were met with mixed reactions about how the company could stand out in a crowded room. With Microsoft running full force on the Surface brand and iPads and…
Neowin: Steam Machine Review

Neowin: Steam Machine Review

Over 400,000 Steam users were eligible for selection in the Steam Machine beta test. Only 300 were chosen. I never would’ve guessed I’d be one of them as the odds were certainly not in my favor. Being one of the…
Neowin: A month with the Xbox One

Neowin: A month with the Xbox One

32 days ago, I managed to buy an Xbox One console at a local GameStop store in Greenville, South Carolina. I joined the many people who bought over one million units of Microsoft's latest game console in its first 24…
Neowin: Xbox One review

Neowin: Xbox One review

When Microsoft launched the Xbox 360 eight years ago, it was "just" a game console that could also connect to the Internet to play online and download smaller games along with DLC packs. Oh, and it could also play DVDs…
Neowin: BlackBerry Z30 review

Neowin: BlackBerry Z30 review

BlackBerry is in a tough spot, with consumers leaving the brand faster than a burning platform, and with carriers now turning a cold shoulder to the once dominant smartphone vendor, what’s a company to do? Well, for now, it seems,…