Nokia and Lenovo resolve patent disputes

Nokia and Lenovo have concluded a multi-year, multi-technology patent cross-license agreement, ending all ongoing patent disputes. Nokia issued a statement confirming that it would receive an undisclosed fee from the Chinese Lenovo to resolve all pending patent litigation and other proceedings between the two parties, in all jurisdictions. The Finnish Nokia launched legal action against […]

Lenovo launches first standalone Daydream VR headset

Lenovo has unveiled the first standalone virtual reality (VR) headset to run on Google’s Daydream VR platform at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The Lenovo Mirage Solo with Daydream is an all-in-one headset that does not need to be tethered to wires, PCs or phones. It runs on a Qualcomm Snapdragon 835 […]

Google’s Tango AR goes live on Lenovo smartphone

The first smartphone to support Google’s augmented reality (AR) initiative, Tango, has now launched in the US. The Lenovo Phab 2 Pro uses Google’s Tango technology to enable AR gaming and utilities, with users able look through the phone’s screen to see objects and information overlaid onto the real world. At launch Google said that […]

Lenovo launches high-end HDMI dongle

Technology company Lenovo has launched the Ideacentre Stick 300, a high-end HDMI dongle that it says can transform the TV into a Windows-based PC, and which will be priced at a modest US$129. Lenovo says that the Ideacentre Stick will transform the TV in to a multimedia hub that can stream movies, enable video chatting […]

Lenovo joins HDMI device battle with Chromecast rival

Chinese technology giant Lenovo has launched a Chromecast rival, the Lenovo Cast, to bring content from smartphones and tablets to the TV.  The device, which will be priced at US$49, will enable users to mirror content on their personal smarpthones and tablets on the TV. The device plugs into the HDMI port on the TV […]

Lenovo taps CSR for Bluetooth TV remotes

Technology provider CSR has teamed up with TV consumer electronics manufacturer Lenovo to make what it says will be the first TVs with Bluetooth smart remote controls.  The S9 and S52 smart TVs will include remotes powered by CSR’s CSR1011 and CSR8510 platforms. According to CSR, the incorporation of Bluetooth in remotes will enable consumers […]