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HP looks to challenge Chromebooks with $200 Windows notebook

HP looks to challenge Chromebooks with $200 Windows notebook
The HP Stream could be the first in a new line of cut-price PCs that want to offer consumers a Microsoft-based alterative to Google's clever little laptops.

Xperia M2 Aqua: The perfect phone come rain or shine?

Xperia M2 Aqua: The perfect phone come rain or shine?
Sony is clearly hoping to make a splash with its latest handset, the Xperia M2 Aqua. Launched on Tuesday, it is not only the world’s first affordable water-resistant handset, it is also the first phone ever to achieve an IP65 rating. That means it can survive being submerged in 1.5 meters of water for up to 30 minutes.

Curved screens, 4K, gaming: innovative monitors from LG

Curved screens, 4K, gaming: innovative monitors from LG
The South Korean manufacturer is slated to unveil the world's first curved, 21:9 format IPS monitor at IFA 2014, which takes place September 5-10 in Berlin. Determined to make a splash at the electronics trade show, LG is also presenting the first monitor dedicated to digital ultra-HD (4K) cinema, as well as a new high-performance LCD monitor for gamers.

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