The m14x is now the smallest Alienware laptop you can get. It's a mid-range gaming device both in spec and performance, although at the price involved it will come up against stiff competition with Asus' G55VW.
Typical price: $2,143.30
Apple slightly revamps its basic MacBook with improvements under the hood, but keeps the design and price the same, which makes the new MacBook tough to beat as a back-to-school laptop.
Typical price: $1,199.00
It's a hefty investment, but the combination of new high-end Intel processor options and AMD graphics makes the 15-inch MacBook Pro an all-round powerhouse, with the new Thunderbolt I/O port as an added bonus.
Typical price: $2,499.00
Despite retaining the same price and look as last year's model, the new 13-inch MacBook Pro's significant CPU and fantastic battery life make it one of the top laptops we've reviewed, provided you can live with passable integrated graphics.
Typical price: $1,698.00
New this time: Intel's Thunderbolt I/O, Sandy Bridge processors, 4GB RAM across the range, Intel and AMD graphics and a FaceTime HD webcam.
Typical price: $2,899.00
Inventor Seth Wheeler defined the role and roll of modern toilet paper with a series of fascinating patents from the late 1800s.
The smaller Retina MacBook Pro gets a new CPU, faster flash memory and a new touchpad, but it's still only a minor update from the past few editions.
Shown at Photokina last fall, Sony finally reveals the "when" and "how much" for four lenses and four converters. Also, it released a firmware update for the FE 35 f2.8 Z, FE 24-70mm Z, FE 55mm f18 Z, FE 70-200G and FE 28-70mm to boost startup time.
From films and magazine covers to architecture and astrophotography, the impact of Photoshop is everywhere. Here are its more humble beginnings.
Take an original '80s Mac, smoosh it together with an iPad and a MacBook Air and you get a Macintosh concept desktop full of modern tech and classic looks.