Monthly Archives: February 2009

Asus Eee PC Shell in April, Plus New 1000HE Colors

DigiTimes/Commercial Times is reporting that Asustek will be launching it’s new slim/ultra-thing netbook later this year, in April. It’s going to be somewhere above the 10-inch Asus Eee PC S101 as far as features and battery life. DT also mentions … Continue reading

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HP Mini 1000 Vivienne Tam Edition at Sam’s Club

If you are in the US and have a Sam’s Club nearby, you might keep a look out for a new display that Hewlett-Packard has up for the 10″ Intel Atom-powered Vivienne Tam Edition of the HP Mini 1000. Gear … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC 901 Price Drop?

With Asustek rolling out cheaper models with more features, such as the $375 Asus Eee PC 1000HE, and with Acer dropping the starting price on the 8.9″ Acer Aspire One, it was bound to happen that they would either drop … Continue reading

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NVIDIA to Intel on the Ion: Where’s Your HD Now?

Recently, there’s been some heated rhetoric from Intel over the upcoming NVIDIA Ion platform. Intel made a lot of arguments (and the NetbookNews.it covers the Intel slides) against using the NVIDIA Ion platform, ranging from the age of the chipset … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC 1000HE – In Stock at Amazon.com

Get it while it’s hot – the new 10″ Asus Eee PC 1000HE is actually showing up in stock at Amazon.com. This is for the 1000HE (EPC1000HE-BLK005X) (Black) edition. It’s listed with the $25 dollar discount – $374 (USD). The … Continue reading

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