Smartphone Price Revolution? Not Yet, Not Just Yet

Smartphone Price Revolution? Not Yet, Not Just Yet

At the launch of the Xiaomi Redmi Note yesterday, Hugo Barra put up a slide that showed the price, specifications and performance comparisons of a number of devices, ranging from the Galaxy Note 3 to Xiaomi’s own Note. The idea was simple: to highlight how Xiaomi was offering more than the competition and yet managing to keep prices astonishingly low. […]

     
 
 

Asus and Lenovo Set to Release $149 Chromebooks: Report

Asus and Lenovo Set to Release $149 Chromebooks: Report

Chromebooks were once considered as a very niche product, with little chances of success. But Chrome OS-powered laptops have seen a steady increase in market share over the years, with recent reports suggesting Chromebook sales are set to nearly triple by 2017. Global Chromebook sales are said to reach 5.2 million this year, up 79 percent from 2013. However, Samsung […]

     
 
 

First Impressions: Lenovo Vibe X2: A Phone With Layers

First Impressions: Lenovo Vibe X2: A Phone With Layers

Lenovo seems to be determined to close out 2014 on a high. A few weeks ago, it had surprised us with the well-designed, powerful and amazingly priced Vibe Z2 Pro (read our review here). And today, it took the wraps off the Vibe X2, another device that is interesting, to say the very least. For those who know not, the […]

 
     
 
 

Lenovo Rips off iPhone 6 Design with its New S90 Sisley Smartphone

Lenovo Rips off iPhone 6 Design with its New S90 Sisley Smartphone

Lenovo is one company you usually associate with classy designs and innovative form factors. From Thinkpads to Ideapads to Yoga series to Vibe series, Lenovo has always shown that they ‘think different’ (no pun intended). Unfortunately their new offering will probably go down as a black mark to their reputation. The Lenovo S90 “Sisley” which went official in China today […]

     
 
 

Lenovo Completes Motorola Deal, Becomes Third Largest Smartphone Maker

Lenovo Completes Motorola Deal, Becomes Third Largest Smartphone Maker

If somehow reports of Lenovo buying Motorola missed you – which was also bought by Google for $12.5 billion back in 2011 – then you should know that the deal is now complete. Lenovo has announced today that Motorola is now a Lenovo company which makes Lenovo not only the number one PC maker in the world but also the third […]

     
 
 

Seven Impressive Vibe UI Touches We Loved in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

Seven Impressive Vibe UI Touches We Loved in Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

One of the heartening trends of recent times has been the effort manufacturers are putting into the interfaces of their Android devices. Yes, we love stock Android, but we would be the last ones to object to additional features being added to the interface of a device, provided they make a positive impact on the user experience (simple English: if […]

     
 
 

[How to] Get Stock Android on the Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

[How to] Get Stock Android on the Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro

Speaking for ourselves, we rather like the app drawer-less Vibe UI interface on the Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro, but there is always something to be said for pure, untampered Android. Which is perhaps why Lenovo allows you to put the device in stock Android mode if you wish. No data is lost, there are no mysterious passwords, and no, your […]

     
 
 

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro Review: Lenovo Pulls Off a Xiaomi

Lenovo Vibe Z2 Pro Review: Lenovo Pulls Off a Xiaomi

This is turning out to be a wonderful year for all those who believe that one should not be forking out a fortune (or heck, the price of a MacBook Air) for a good smartphone. At the very beginning of the year came the Moto G in India, making it possible for a consumer to have a very good smartphone […]

 
     
 
 

Head-worn Thync Wearable to Use “Neurosignaling” to Change your Mood

Head-worn Thync Wearable to Use “Neurosignaling” to Change your Mood

Thync is a brand new start-up that comes with a new wearable technology which will use what it calls “neurosignaling” to change your mood. CEO and co-founder Isy Goldwasser said recently in a statement: “We created Thync to help people better access the power of their mind. We believe that when you conquer your mind, you can conquer your day.” The company has been founded […]

     
 
 

Lenovo’s New 13-inch YOGA Tablet 2 Pro Has a Built-in Pico Projector and Subwoofer

Lenovo’s New 13-inch YOGA Tablet 2 Pro Has a Built-in Pico Projector and Subwoofer

Lenovo has announced its latest tablets and laptops, comprised of the new Yoga 3 Pro laptop and the convertible ThinkPad Yoga 14, along with the YOGA Tablet 2 Pro and the YOGA Tablet 2. I know and I agree with many out there – despite making some great products, Lenovo definitely doesn’t know how to name them properly. It’s easily to make […]