Posts tagged “Lenovo”

Updated June 13, 2007

Premium Lock Going Green: IBM, Lenovo, Red Hat, EMC, Dell Join Energy Coalition

New group targets energy savings.  High tech, other firms, EPA and World Wildlife Fund form alliance to cut energy, reduce greenhouse gas emissions.

Updated June 13, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo in Talks to Build $10M Distribution Facility in Triad

Lenovo could expand to Triad PC manufacturer is seeking $154,000 in local incentives for plant. Some 45-60 jobs would be created. Wake County, other states also being considered.

Updated June 6, 2007

Premium Lock Acer Drops Lenovo to No. 4 in Global PC Sales, Survey Shows

Lenovo's headquarters Lenovo’s shipments climbed 16 percent, but Acer’s soared nearly 46 percent from its 2006 level. Dell's shipments fell.

Updated June 4, 2007

Premium Lock Video Search, Demographic Firm Nears Close on Venture Funding

Ben Weinberger, left, and Matthew Berry of Digitalsmiths. Digitalsmiths, which is relocating most of its operations to Triangle from S.C., looks to more than double its staff. Company also could secure additional funding, CEO says.

June 1, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Rolls Out Laptops Touting Improved Wireless, Battery Performance

ThinkPad X-61 Tablet (Lenovo photo) New models include Intel’s ‘Santa Rosa’ technology, augment models released two weeks ago.

Tags: Lenovo
Updated May 30, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo, IBM Team Up for 24/7 Support Service

Lenovo Olympic logo New offering will create some jobs at Morrisville headquarters. Partnership is second announced between the two companies in last week.

Updated May 28, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Races to New Venue to Advertise: Indy 500

Lenovo to sponsor No. 98 in Indy 500 PC manufacturer, which made a big splash in F1 racing this season, signed on to sponsor No. 98 in Sunday’s race. Racer finishes 15th.

Tags: China, Lenovo
May 22, 2007

Premium Lock Coming Closer: Lenovo, IBM Expand Global Technology Solution Alliance

ThinkPad minus IBM doesn't mean Lenovo, IBM can't be closer partners. (Lenovo photo) Even as IBM sells its stake in Lenovo and Lenovo removes IBM name from new laptops, the two firms unveil a closer partnership to drive sales from small business and consumer markets to largest enterprises.

Updated May 10, 2007

Premium Lock Lenovo Joins China Firms in U.S. Buying Spree

Lenovo's headquarters PC manufacturer commits to purchasing $1.3B in Microsoft products. Other China-based firms disclose plans to buy U.S. goods in attempt to cool trade debate.

May 9, 2007

Premium Lock New ThinkPads Earn Thumbs Up in Early Reviews

T61 ThinkPad with new roll cage. (Lenovo photo) Widescreen laptops feature new Intel technology and are designed to run faster, cooler while stretching battery life. But they don’t include IBM name.

Tags: IBM, Lenovo
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