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Review

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 14

Lenovo tries something new with the semi-hybrid IdeaPad Flex 14. The fold-back hinge is of dubious practical use, as it doesn't fold all the way down into a tablet, but if you pick the right configuration, this is still a good, inexpensive Core i5 laptop, even without the gimmicks.

October 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 8, 2013
Review

Lenovo IdeaPad Flex 14

Lenovo tries something new with the semi-hybrid IdeaPad Flex 14. The fold-back hinge is of dubious practical use, as it doesn't fold all the way down into a tablet, but if you pick the right configuration, this is still a good, inexpensive Core i5 laptop, even without the gimmicks.

October 8, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating October 8, 2013
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PlayStation Now brings backwards compatibility to the PS4

Sony has announced a streaming service called PlayStation Now that will allow you to play a back catalog of PlayStation titles on your PS4, PS3, Vita and Bravia TV.

By January 7, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy Core Advance: A step backward

It looks like last year's Galaxy S3, has specs like those of the S2, and will likely arrive around the same time as the S5.

By December 16, 2013

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4chan backwards-compatibility prank bricks Xbox One

A hoax set of instructions to make the Xbox One backwards compatible originates from 4chan and reportedly kills the console.

By December 8, 2013

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Microsoft warns of Xbox One backwards compatibility prank

A set of tips purporting to make your Xbox One play Xbox 360 games could actually break your console, Microsoft has warned.

By December 7, 2013

Editors' Take

Sony Alpha SLT-A58 (with 18-55mm lens)

The company consolidates its entry-level SLT line into a single model.

February 25, 2013

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China's mobile Net backward, says government official

An official with China's Ministry of Industry admits that the country's mobile Internet suffers from a variety of problems.

By August 24, 2012

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Lenovo bends over backward at CES (live blog)

Lenovo shows off the IdeaPad Yoga and the IdeaCentre A720. The Yoga's screen bends all the way back and around to make the PC a tablet. The A720's large, touch-enabled screen can be used horizontally.

By January 9, 2012

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Game consoles and the death of backward-compatibility: Why we don't care

The Nintendo Wii's dropping support for the GameCube in a recent redesign. Here's why it really doesn't matter.

By August 17, 2011