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Acer Aspire One D150 – This February? has some photos and information on the 10.1″ Intel Atom-powered Acer Aspire One D150. It’s being called the D150, at least in France. 3-Cell battery versions will ship in February, and March will see the larger 6-cell versions. The … Continue reading

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Acer to Phase Out 8.9″ Acer Aspire Ones?

Could Acer be phasing out its 8.9″ Acer Aspire One in favor of the upcoming 10.1″ model? DigiTimes is reporting that they are looking at discontinuing the 8.9-inch line, which is manufactured by Quanta Computer, sometime in the second quarter … Continue reading

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“Maximum” Coverage of Netbooks

Normally when you think of Maximum PC Magazine, you don’t think of low-power ultraportables based on older platforms like netbooks. Usually, Maximum PC focuses on the latest and greatest high-end equipment and laptops, but it turns out they do have … Continue reading

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Dell Inspiron Mini 10 Makes an Appearance

The 10″ 16:9 Dell Inspiron Mini 10 has made an appearance online at a retailer – in this case, it’s Tesco in the UK. They are currently listing the Inspiron Mini 10 netbook for £349.00 (@ $490 USD) with these … Continue reading

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HP Mini 2140 Video Review (jkOnTheRun)

James Kendrick over at jkOnTheRun has posted a video review of the new 10.1″ Intel Atom-based HP Mini 2140. Keep in mind that the HP Mini 2140 has a different styling and set of features (as well as a different … Continue reading

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