There's been a whole lot of talk about codename, "Ivy Bridge." I should know, it's been my job to talk about it over at HP's blog, TheNexBench.com. The time for codenames, though, is over. What was once referred to as Ivy Bridge is now the 3rd generation Intel CoreProcessor. If you aren't aware of its significance, let's break it down.Read More »
Oh, and e-books, of course. Lest we forget, books were the original Kindle's raison d'etre, and the Fire makes for a mighty fine e-reader.
Just one problem: You already own a bunch of e-books purchased from Barnes & Noble. Or perhaps you have Nook-using friends and family members who want to loan you some great reads, but can't because you have a Kindle. Heck, maybe Barnes & Noble's "Nookstore" is running a killer promotion on e-books, and you want to jump in.Read More »