No one ever expected hybrid devices to be able to replace a desktop, but the Microsoft Surface is powerful enough to handle all the office, productivity programs, and multitasking you need. It already functions as both a laptop and a tablet, and with a few accessories, can give you the full desktop experience as well. […]Read more "5 Accessories to Transform Your Surface Pro 4 into a Desktop"
Windows might enjoy a significant majority among consumers as a whole, but it doesn’t have quite the same presence on college campuses as Apple. Using a combination of branding and aesthetics, Apple has taken over the collegiate market. However, Microsoft is coming up fast, as Surface, its premier line of productivity devices, gets closer to […]Read more "Surface vs. Apple in College Bookstore"
On a beautiful Sunday morning in Houston, Amy Berger and the rest of the HPI team walked into the George R. Brown Convention Center to begin their first day of the CAMEX trade show. They expected their booth to be all set up with their merchandise on display. What they found sent them into a […]Read more "THE TALE OF THE EMPTY BOOTH"
We know that all the exhibitions, presentations, and events at CAMEX will take up most of your time when you attend the largest campus retail trade show in the country; but don’t let that stop you from taking full advantage of your trip to Houston, Texas! Here are our top 10 things to do in […]Read more "Top 10 Things to Do in Houston During CAMEX Week"
When looking for a laptop to help them through college, most students don’t know where to start. With so many different devices out there, it’s hard to know what will best suit a student’s needs. That’s why we’ve sorted our best laptops into four easy categories so your students can find the perfect one for […]Read more "What Are the Best Laptops for College?"
Surface is Microsoft’s exciting line of innovative 2-in-1 devices that combine the power of a laptop with the versatility of a tablet. Your faculty and staff will want to learn all about what Surface has to offer, and the best way to show them is with a personal demonstration of its unique features. 1. While Surface […]Read more "Get the Most Out of Your Surface Demo in 6 Easy Steps"
One crisp November morning, a college student named Mike wakes to find that his Toshiba Tecra laptop won’t turn on. He only panics for a moment before remembering that his school is an authorized service provider for Toshiba, with a Repair Center right inside the campus bookstore. With this knowledge in hand, he packs up […]Read more "How Authorized Service Providers Help Students & Enrich Schools"
Creative people can be hard to shop for. Young creative people can be even worse. It’s hard to know just what floats their boat, lights their fire, or revs their engine. Recently, we gave you a list of the top ten tech gifts for students. It included items that any young scholar would adore, but we wanted […]Read more "Why me.u is the Best Gift for the Creative Student This Holiday Season"
Within a month, both Microsoft and Apple announced tablets they claimed were able to replace your laptop. Microsoft released the Surface Pro 4, the latest in their line of two-in-one productivity devices, while Apple came in with the iPad Pro, their first designed specifically to compete with Surface. At first glance, they’re very similar, both […]Read more "In the Arena with Microsoft and Apple"
The holidays can be daunting. All that pressure to buy the perfect gift for your loved ones looms over you like a dark cloud. What if you buy something boring? Or weird? Or useless? All that doubt and fear can keep you from shopping at all. But worry not! We have a list of the […]Read more "Top 10 Tech Gifts for Students"