Category Archives: Commentary

No USB 3.0 or Bluetooth 3.0 on 1215N? No Problem!

This is something that’s come up in a couple of emails to me, as well as various forums I follow. Some people are talking about the Asus Eee PC 1215N not having Bluetooth 3.0 and USB 3.0 support in the … Continue reading

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Live Coverage of Apple September Event (Sep 1, 2010)

Last week I mentioned some of the rumors swirling around today’s event. We are now just minutes away from it and I will be covering it live, along with many others. If you’d like to follow along, you can find … Continue reading

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Apple’s Special Event and Where O Where is my Mac Home Server?

Apple Insider has a story up about rumors circulating around Apple’s Special Event next week (on September 1, 2010). Apple has sent out invitations to the media for an event in San Francisco at the Yerba Buena Center for the … Continue reading

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Netbook Revolution Over?

With Intel’s Intel’s announcement of the Atom N550 announcement yesterday, which marked a concentrated effort to bring dual-core netbook-level processors into the mainstream, Avram Piltch over at LAPTOP Magazine is declaring the netbook revolution over and asking what we’ve won. … Continue reading

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Acer Aspire AS1410-2285 – Best Value in a Shipping Netbook?

If you are looking for the best value in a shipping netbook, today is your day. For around $400 plus shipping, you can get the Acer Aspire AS1410-2285 shipped from Amazon, and if you’re willing to spend extra, you could … Continue reading

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