• CNETThe 25 fastest gaming laptops ranked – CNET

    Gaming on a laptop is no longer the frustrating compromise it once was. Slimmer designs paired with more powerful processors and graphics cards have brought gaming laptops closer than ever to performance previously found only in desktops. And the pace of innovation hasn’t slowed down. Just in the past year, laptops can now easily support high-end virtual reality headsets… Read more Read more...

  • AppleInsiderVideo: 13" vs. 15" 2017 MacBook Pro – which Apple notebook is right for you?

      Video Apple’s MacBook Pro lineup was recently updated with faster processors and more affordable configurations, but choosing the best model for your needs can be a tough decision. AppleInsider brings some clarity to the situation, helping you narrow down your choices. For more reviews, news, tips, features and more, subscribe to AppleInsider on YouTube. Read more on AppleInsider.

  • The Seattle TimesBritain lifts laptop ban on some flights from Turkey

    LONDON (AP) — Britain has eased a ban on laptops and tablets in airline cabins, lifting the prohibition on some flights from Turkey. In March, Britain banned electronic devices larger than smartphones on direct flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. The Department for Transport said Friday that the rule no longer applies to flights from Istanbul’s Read more...

  • Voice of AmericaBritain Lifts Laptop Ban on Some Flights From Turkey

    Britain has eased a ban on laptops and tablets in airline cabins, lifting the prohibition on some flights from Turkey. In March, Britain banned electronic devices larger than smartphones on direct flights from Turkey, Lebanon, Jordan, Egypt, Tunisia and Saudi Arabia. The Department for Transport said Friday that the rule no longer applies to flights from Istanbul’s Sabiha Gokcen airport. Read more...

  • The IndependentUK lifts laptop ban on flights from Istanbul – but only on two airlines

    Airline passengers flying on two Turkish carriers to the UK can now take their electronic devices on board, subject to what the Government calls “tough additional security measures”. Passengers flying from either of the two Istanbul airports, Ataturk and Sabiha Gokcen, or from Izmir, will now be able to carry laptops, tablets and accessories into the cabin to the UK Read more...

  • CNBCUS ends Trump admin's controversial laptop ban on Middle East carriers

    The U.S. has ended President Trump’s laptop restriction for passengers onboard U.S. bound flights from certain Middle East and North African airports. All 10 airports have now been exempted from the ban. A ban on citizens of six Muslim-majority countries remains in place in a limited capacity. The United States has ended a four month ban on passengers carrying laptops Read more...

  • PC WorldSurface Laptop vs. Surface Pro 4: We compare prices, features and more

    Updated 07/22/17 with additional data from our review of the Surface Laptop. Check out the Battery and Performance sections for the new comparisons. Microsoft’s Surface Laptop is aimed at supplanting the MacBook Air as a college-student favorite. The svelte, stylish clamshell also fills a middle ground between its cousins, the Surface Pro 4 tablet and Surface Book powerhouse 2-in-1, providing a third Read more...

  • New York TimesCritic's Notebook: This Podcast Is a Love Story, for Your Ears Only

    When did you last cry in front of another person? What is your most treasured memory? When did you realize that the future of musical theater might just take the form of a podcast?In “36 Questions,” the composers Chris Littler and Ellen Winter and the sound designer Joel Raabe have created a radically intimate, slightly twee and seriously winning musical. Read more...

  • PC WorldSurface Laptop vs. Surface Book: The prices and features of two premium laptops, compared

    Updated July 20, 2017 with information from our review of the Surface Laptop. Check out the Performance section below for the bulk of the news, in our benchmarked speed and battery life tests. With the debut of the Surface Laptop, Microsoft has a stylish cousin to its brawny Surface Book—similarly shaped, but very different otherwise. It can be a tough choice if both Read more...

  • MashableThe ban on laptops on flights from the Middle East is finally over

    Finally, the electronics ban has been lifted. It’s been four months since passengers flying from 10 airports in the Middle East had their laptop (and other devices) privileges taken away. On Wednesday, the Department of Homeland Security announced the ban was over, according to Reuters.  With enhanced security measures in place, all restrictions on large PEDs announced in March for Read more...