Lenovo Offers New ThinkPad Carbon Fiber Ultrabookview story

http://www.thevarguy.com – Lenovo unwrapped the new ThinkPad X1 Carbon notebook in Beijing on Monday, lighter, thinner and sporting better connectivity options than its earlier model, with design and features inspired by those common to tablets and notebooks, according to a company executive. The vendor said the unit is the thinnest and lightest 14-inch Ultrabook laptop on the market, a claim this product review supports wh (IT news)

Lenovo: Tablets will save Windows 8 but ultrabooks still need workview story

http://gamblis.com – Lenovo: Tablets will save Windows 8 but ultrabooks nevertheless want work Lenovo is counting on Windows 8 tablets and a more evolved ultrabook for the future of PCs, even though the firm isn&#39t convinced that ultraportables are at a stage where they can sufficiently compete nowadays. “The ultrabook is the proper direction” ThinkPad … Read [...] (HowTos)

Sudden black screen while exracting rar (12.04)view story

http://askubuntu.com – I was in the middle of extracting a rar file when my screen blacked out (it looked like my screen when the power is off). I forced restart by pressing long on the power button of my laptop but it didn't restart. The icon notifications show that the laptop is on and it is connected to the adapter. (HowTos)

Left Click Stops respondingview story

http://askubuntu.com – The left click(tap of touchpad, below and above touchpad left buttons) on my Lenovo Thinkpad E420, suddenly stops responding and comes back to action after reboot. The behaviour is annoying. Any ideas?? Please do post. (HowTos)

[SOLVED] Problem with makeview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hey all, I'm having the exact problem as stated in this thread: http://crunchbanglinux.org/forums/topic … with-make/I would have responded there but it looks like it's been locked.I've tried all that's mentioned in that thread, with the same results as the OP. (HowTos)

Amnesia closes when loadingview story

http://askubuntu.com – I have a Thinkpad T410, Ubuntu 12.04 and Humble Bundle V. (HowTos)

Can't run lIve Session but can run MEM test and Install from CD.view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Hi #!ers, I'm new to #! and would like my first post to be all about how very wonderful #! is.However ... I downloaded crunchbang-11-20120430-i386.iso last night and burned it onto a CD. I then tried running it as a live session on an IBM ThinkPad R50e (Centrino, 500MB ram & 40G HDD). I get as far as the screen offering the choice between (i) running the Live session, (ii) Installing #! (HowTos)

[xubuntu] Xfce Power Managerview story

http://ubuntuforums.org – Hey, I am using an Ubuntu installation with Xfce as desktop environment on my Thinkpad E520. After installing updates (including a reboot) my power manager stopped working and I also get crash reports about the network manager on every start. I tried reinstalling (sudo apt-get remove, then install) xfce4-power-manager, but it didn't help. (Hardware)

Wireless card (RTL8188CE) on Thinkpad L530? [seems solved]view story

https://bbs.archlinux.org – Icetonic,  I also just got a Thinkpad, albiet the low end one, but I love it.  I also did not opt for the Intel card as I should have.  What I have found works well for me is loading the rtl8192ce module with fwlps off and ips off.  You can see what options are available for a given module by running $ modinfo <module>So make a file in /etc/modprobe.d and call it rtl8192 (HowTos)

Lenovo takes on the iPad with Windows 8-powered ThinkPad Tablet 2view story

http://www.zdnet.com – The biggest advantage to the enterprise? It runs Windows. (General)