updated 03:46 pm EDT, Thu May 3, 2012
New ThinkPads feature Core i3 processors
Lenovo is now taking orders for the E430 and E530 models of its ThinkPad Edge notebook series. The E430, starting at $549, features a 14-inch, 1366x768 display, 2.3 GHz Intel Core i3 processor, and a 320GB hard drive, as well as 4GB of RAM. The E530, also starting at $539, features largely the same specs, but comes with a 15.6-inch display. Both notebooks run Windows 7 Home Premium. The E430 is expected to ship on May 11, while the E530 is expected to ship on May 17.
New PC with Dual Kepler NVIDIA GPU
Origin PC is bringing the NVIDIA GeForce GTX 690 graphics card to its line of gamer-centric desktops. The GeForce GTX 690 features two Kepler GPUs, as well as 3,072 NVIDIA CUDA cores. The card will be overclocked by design when appearing in Origin PC desktops.