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Intel-Powered Convertible Classmate PC: The Touch Netbook to Emulate

CES 2009 is undoubtedly going to be the show for touch-enabled netbooks and leading the pack will be Intel's Convertible Classmate PC. While MSI and ASUS have hinted at their respective touch-capable ...

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MSI VR220 YA Edition Review

MSI VR220 YA Edition Review

This portable 12-inch notebook offers good productivity performance and decent battery life for a bargain-basement price.

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ASUS Loses Netbook Share to Acer; DisplaySearch Publishes Top Netbook Manufacters

We have been waiting for some solid evidence of the growth of the netbook market in the past few months and DisplaySearch is finally out with it.This morning the market research company released a rep...

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VoxOx (Beta 1.0.1) Review

VoxOx (Beta 1.0.1) Review

It could be a potential Skype and Digsby killer, but VoxOx shows too many signs of being stuck in beta.

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ASUS Eee PC 1002HA Review

ASUS Eee PC 1002HA Review

This replacement for the popular Eee PC 1000H is slimmer and definitely more attractive, but its battery life could be better.

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Dress Your Laptop Up at Dell's Design Studio

Apparently Dell's colored Inspiron line has been such a hit that the company is going a step further to help personalize laptops with color and designs. Today the company unveiled its Design Studio, a...

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gOS Cloud: A 'Net'book Operating System Or Just An Instant On Environment

Straight out of the Netbook World Summit in Paris (unfortunately, we couldn't attend), is an announcement of a new operating system. GOS the maker of the Linux OS on the Cloudbook, is debuting Cloud, ...

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Dell Inspiron Mini 12: Peppier with Windows XP

In our review of the Dell Inspiron Mini 12 we concluded that "while we applaud Dell’s efforts to make Vista easier to use with its flashy dock, the Mini 12 doesn’t have the right hardware to handl...

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eMachines eMD620-5777 Review

eMachines eMD620-5777 Review

Final word on the eMachines eMD620-5777.

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Hands-On With the ASUS Eee PC 1002HA

The Eee PC 1000H has held a special place in our heart (hey, we even got it imported on our own from Taiwan) which is why we are a bit sad to hear that ASUS is going to replace the Eee PC 1000H with t...

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Tom Brady Gives an OLPC XO?

Of course, we at LAPTOP know we are in good company in donating One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) XO laptops to children of the developing world, but in the company of Tom Brady?Seems like OLPC has enlisted...

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Dell Inspiron Mini 12 (Windows Vista) Review

Dell Inspiron Mini 12 (Windows Vista) Review

The first 12-inch mini-notebook packs a spacious screen and keyboard in a very slim design, and it offers very good battery life, but the Mini 12's performance could be better.

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