Author Archives: Chad O.

Toshiba Satellite U405 Review (NotebookReview)

Following the LAPTOP Magazine review of the Toshiba Satellite U405, NotebookReview.com has published Jerry Jackson’s review of Toshiba’s latest 13.3″ consumer laptop. Jerry reviewed the U405-S2830, which is loaded with an Intel Core 2 Duo T8100 (2.1GHz), 3GB of memory, … Continue reading

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Seagate Starts Suing Solid State Drive Makers

Looks like Seagate is starting up the lawsuits against flash memory-based Solid State Drives (SSDs, you know, the new wonderdrives going into a lot of small laptops, such as the MacBook Air or ThinkPad X300). A few weeks ago, we … Continue reading

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MSI Wind, Gigabyte’s Device – Available by end of June 2008

DigiTimes is reporting on news from the Chinese-language Commercial Times that the MSI Wind and a similar, unnamed device from Gigabyte, will be available later in this quarter (by the end of June). The MSI Wind is a low-cost ultraportable … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC 900 Unboxing (XEPC)

XEPC.org has added a large number of pictures of their unboxing of the Asus Eee PC 900, Asus’ 8.9-inch update of the Asus Eee PC “netbook” or low-cost/budget laptop. As you can see, it’s basically a larger version of the … Continue reading

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Lenovo ThinkPad X200 Rumors (Gizmodo)

Gizmodo is running a story concerning some unconfirmed rumors about the would-be Lenovo ThinkPad X200. They are stating that the Lenovo ThinkPad X300 will have a smaller version, aka the X200. They are stating that the X-series lineup will receive: … Continue reading

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