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Windows 10 will chew up another 7GB of disk space to make sure it can update

Enlarge / Windows 10: Doing great things sometimes requires 7GB? Kiyoshi Ota/Bloomberg via Getty Images The latest Windows 10 Insider build, number 18312, introduces a new feature wherein the operating system reserves a big old chunk of disk space, effectively expanding its on-disk footprint by another 7GB. The storage reservation is to ensure that certain […]

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Next-generation ThinkPad X1: More carbon fiber for one, aluminum for the other

7th-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon from the front. Lenovo 7th-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon from the rear, showing the weave pattern in the lid. Lenovo 7th-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon from the left, showing the power button, one USB 3.1 generation 1 port, and a Kensington lock hole. Lenovo 7th-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon from the right, showing the […]