Posts in ultrathin

Ben and Ryan Explain: AMD’s new “APUs”

By Ben Rudolph

In today’s video Ryan and I dig into AMD’s new “APU” (short for Accelerated Processing Unit)   The short version of this is that AMD basically mashed together a high performance CPU and a high performance GPU into one tiny,… Read more

Inside the Indestructible World of Rugged PCs

By Ben Rudolph

Most PCs are built to They can take the occasional bump and bruise, a bit of water spilled across the keyboard, and some jostling in a But what if you need something sturdier? Something that can be dropped, soaked, or… Read more

PC Snapshot: Sony VAIO Y

By Ben Rudolph

One of the questions I get a lot is “Do you have a recommendation for a PC that’s light, small, cheap, looks great and has a long battery life?”  That may seem like a silly question – it kind of… Read more

Hands-on with Sony’s VAIO SA premium ultrathin

By Ben Rudolph

A few days ago I got a brand new VAIO SA, Sony’s newest premium I’ve been using a loaded-up VAIO SB for a while (see my commentary on why I love it here, and video of it rocking Windows Live… Read more

PC Snapshot: ASUS U36

By Ben Rudolph

This is the next in the series of “PC Snapshots” - short 2-3 minute overview of PCs that Ryan and I think are If there’s a PC that you’d like to see us cover, hit me on Twitter, send me… Read more

PC Snapshot: Sony VAIO SB

By Ben Rudolph

This is the next in the series of “PC Snapshots” - short 2-3 minute overview of PCs that Ryan and I think are If there’s a PC that you’d like to see us cover, hit me on Twitter, send me… Read more

PC Snapshot: Lenovo IdeaPad U160 & U260

By Ben Rudolph

This is the next in the series of “PC Snapshots” - short 2-3 minute overview of PCs that Ryan and I think are If there’s a PC that you’d like to see us cover, hit me on Twitter, send me… Read more