Author Archives: Chad O.

Amazon Gold Box – June 24 – Laptop and Storage Deals

Amazon’s Gold Box for today, June 24, 2019, has a few deals that maybe of interest to those of us using smaller laptops (or who are looking for a new ChromeBook), or who try to keep their gear to a … Continue reading

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Small-Laptops.com is Coming Back – July, 2019

You will have to excuse the mess the next few weeks, as I work on reviving Small-Laptops.com. It was never truly dead – it’s been up all these 7 or so years since I last posted, and it was kept … Continue reading

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Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook 13.3-inch – $100 off At Amazon, NewEgg

Amazon is running a $100 off promotion on the 13.3-inch Acer Aspire S3 Ultrabook (Acer Aspire S3-951-6646 S3 UltrabookAcer Aspire S3 Ultrabook at Amazon). That brings the price down to $799.99 with free shipping (check details at link). The promotion … Continue reading

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Mac OS X Lion 10.7.1 Released, Contains Fixes for 2011 MacBook Air

Today’s release of Mac OS X Lion 10.7.1 includes fixes for the least MacBook Airs from Apple. Changes * Address an issue that may cause the system to become unresponsive when playing a video in Safari * Resolve an issue … Continue reading

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Intel Looking at Alternative Materials, Releasing More Ultrabook Information

DigiTimes is reporting that Intel and other companies are looking at alternative materials for ultrabooks. Magnesium-aluminum is the preferred choice of materials for ultrabook chassis, but there are only a limited number of lathes that can handle such chassis. Two … Continue reading

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