IFA 2013 Day 1: Top 6 Stories
We're on the ground at IFA 2013 in Berlin, where the biggest companies in tech kicked things off with a long list of new, hot hardware. We got close with Lenovo's refreshed ThinkPad X240, a 12.5-inch laptop with a redesigned palm-rest that offsets the wrist woes of its predecessor, not to mention outfits the svelte clamshell with ports you won't find on other Ultrabooks. The Acer Liquid S2 is a 6-inch phablet that packs the camera tech to record 4K videos., and HTC ccontinues to develop hardware with a keen focus on sound quality thanks to a new portable speaker. The HTC BoomBass not only pairs phones and tablets with a sub-woofer, it connects to those devices via Bluetooth and NFC. Below is a complete run-down of our first day at IFA 2013.