What is "lap mode"?

Fedora’s home page for Firefox tells me, “Lenovo has been … contributing to the Linux kernel, including a patch to enable the “lap mode” sensor…”. (if you click through, the full story is https://fedoramagazine.org/lenovo-fedora-now-available/)

What is “lap mode”? Google thinks it is a feature of a wristwatch.

Could be this?

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Here is more to read about the thermal throttling issues they had in the past:

If you want to know more, search for “lenovo thermal throttling linux“

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