Welcome to The Verge: Weekender edition. Each week, we'll bring you important articles from the previous weeks' original reports, features and reviews on The Verge. Think of it as a collection of a few of our favorite pieces from the week gone by, which you may have missed, or which you might want to read again.
Just about every PC manufacturer is trying to figure out what a Winodws 8 PC looks like. HP's betting it's a convertible, 11.6-inch laptop with long battery life and a design that looks more than a little like a MacBook Air. We tried to figure out if they were right.