The 11.6-inch convertible gets thinner, lighter, and more efficient, with redesigned keyboards that can bring the Helix up to 12 hours of battery life.
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Acquisition comes less than a week after a report that the Internet retailer was planning to launch a game console later this year.
Even with the best detachable-screen hybrid hinge we've seen, the older CPU and high price make the ThinkPad Helix a hybrid for a select audience only.
The online retailer isn't just buying a site that streams goldfish playing video games, it's buying access to the most loyal of gamers.
Following reports of a delay, the company says it'll start shipping the new laptop early next month.
The hybrid won't make its February due date, according to a Lenovo post on the company's Facebook page.
Two new touch-screen laptops from Lenovo at CES 2013.
Furniture and other objects designed by 18th century Italian artist Giovanni Battista Piranesi have been given form thanks to 3D printing.
During its video-streaming device unveiling, the company throws in its long-rumored game controller.
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