Monthly Archives: December 2008

Asus Eee PC 1002HA Availability Online

The 10.2″ Intel Atom-powered Asus Eee PC 1002HA is now starting to appear at various online retailers in the US. It’s got a 160GB HDD, 1GB RAM, and Windows XP Home. It was just announced a few weeks ago, and … Continue reading

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Netbooks to Get Special Hard Drives?

Even as prices drop on higher capacity 2.5″ laptop harddrives (HDD), it turns out that netbook manufacturers are looking for something even cheaper. Seagate Technology, Western Digital and Hitachi Global Storage Technologies are all working on 2.5″ HDDs that are … Continue reading

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John Scalzi on Netbooks (Acer Aspire One)

John Scalzi, a prolific writer, both online and off, and author of several well-received science fiction novels (including some that have garnered Hugo Award nominations), has posted a couple of articles on his Whatever blog (online since 1998) about netbooks, … Continue reading

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Netbooks to Drop in Price Even Further

There are starting to be large price reductions for netbooks across all display sizes and manufacturers (and storage options). Among those seeing price cuts: – 8.9″ Acer Aspire One, both the SSD/Linux and HDD/Windows XP versions. – Asustek Eee PC … Continue reading

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Lenovo ThinkPad X200T (GottaBeMobile)

Truc Bui over at GottaBeMobile has put together a quick overview of a 12.1″ Lenovo ThinkPad X200T, Lenovo’s first widescreen “convertible” (converting between a normal laptop form and a Tablet PC form). They were impressed with the performance (this particular … Continue reading

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