Joe Lipscombe

Review: Lenovo ThinkPad Helix vs HP Envy x2

Since the release of Windows 8 last year, a string of detachable notebooks running on the Microsoft operating system have been launched into market. Lenovo has stood strong amidst the ever-changing laptop landscape, and lately, PC giant HP has made its way onto the scene. Reseller puts two of the latest detachable devices head-to-head.

Scanning for potential

Klaus Schulz, Manager of Product Marketing for Fujitsu in EMEA, tells Reseller that the potential for the scanner market is still strong, so long as businesses can adapt to a new model of development.

Huawei records double-digit revenue growth in first half of 2013

Huawei has announced its unaudited financial and operational results for the first half of 2013 with the company generating revenues of $18.54 billion—an increase of 10.8 percent over the same period in 2012. Based on this robust growth and other positive business indicators, Huawei expects to generate a net profit of 7-8 percent in 2013.

Accenture report shows rapid shift in business operations

The convergence of social media, mobile computing, analytics and the cloud is transforming the way businesses operate, and companies that adopt available technologies to “go digital” will be better positioned to take advantage of rapidly shifting business opportunities and leap ahead of the competition, according to a new report by Accenture.

Simmtronics sweeps up tablet awards

Simmtronics this week scooped a number of awards recognising its fast rising stature in the international tablet PC world, and capping an impressive season of achievements for its highly popular XPad tablet series.

Belkin announces new country manager

Belkin has announced the appointment of Youssef El-Arif as Country Manager for the Middle East & Africa region. Youssef’s primary role is extending Belkin products’ exposure and availability in the region.

Symantec posts 2% revenue bump

Symantec today reported the results of its first quarter of fiscal year 2014, ended June 28, 2013. GAAP revenue for the fiscal first quarter was $1.71 billion, up 2 percent year-over-year and up 3 percent after adjusting for currency.

O' Mother, where art thou?

Whenever somebody in this industry tells me that they’ve got something that will revolutionise the way I live, I always ask them, can my mother use it?

Man of the world

They say nothing broadens the mind like travel — if this is true, then the mind of Dr. Hazem Turki El Khatib should be fairly well-stretched.

HTC launches HTC One mini

HTC has announced the HTC One mini, a compact version of the award winning HTC One, which aims to redefined the smartphone experience with new technologies including HTC BlinkFeed, HTC Zoe and HTC BoomSound.


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