Author Archives: Chad O.

Windows XP – How Long Will it Hang Around?

Comments were made earlier in the month by one of the general managers of Microsoft’s Windows groups about just how long Windows XP will hang around (especially given the rise of netbooks/sub-notebooks), now Steve Ballmer is talking about Windows XP … Continue reading

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Lenovo ThinkPad X61 Tablet and Solid State Drives

Not sure how long Lenovo has been offering this, but in addition to offering flash memory-based Solid State Drives (SSDs) on their 13.3-inch Lenovo ThinkPad X300s, they are also offering 64GB SSDs for their 12.1-inch Lenovo ThinkPad X61 Tablets (non-widescreen), … Continue reading

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HP 2133 Mini-Note – Comments from HP

Mark Spoonauer has posted an extensive interview revolving around the HP 2133 Mini-Note with the Mini-Note’s product manager, Kyle Thornton, and it includes their view on the competition in the netbook/subnotebook market. Kyle makes it clear that education was originally … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC, Eee PC 900 – More Battery Info, Discussion

A whole lot of stuff has been posted about the Asus Eee PC 900 over the past 24 hours (three from jkkmobile). It’s official: You will be able to get a 5800mAh battery for the Asus Eee PC 900 (remember, … Continue reading

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3K Longitude 400 Announced

Another day, another netbook (well technically yesterday I suppose). 3K has announced the 3K Longitude 400, a $399 netbook/ subnotebook with a 7-inch display and powered by a 400MHz “Ingenic” CPU. 3K claims it has a “full-size” keyboard. The 7″ … Continue reading

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