Category Archives: Computers and Internet

Bridging the ThinkPad/Ideapad Divide

With the sneak preview of two impeding ThinkPad models, the X100e and Edge, Lenovo is blurring the line between it’s business-oriented ThinkPad series and consumer-oriented IdeaPad series. Both sport the ubiquitous red TrackPoint as well as a trackpad with prominent … Continue reading

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A Commodore 64 laptop

If you’re old enough to remember the salad days of the 1980’s when the home computer market was at it’s most diverse and innovative, it was the heyday of 6502-based 8-bit computers, like the Apple II, Atari 400/800 series, and … Continue reading

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Using a Lenovo IdeaPad S10

It’s been nearly three months since I bought my IdeaPad S10, a black model with 1GB RAM, 160GB hard drive, and Bluetooth installed. I use it for my classes at the University where I am a part-time lecturer. Needless to … Continue reading

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