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Windows 7, SSD Netbooks, UMPCs

A couple of more ultraportables have had Microsoft Windows 7 pre-beta installed on them, with information / benchmarks listed. UMPC Fever has a forum member who installed Windows 7 on a Fujitsu U2010, which worked great, from the included screenshots. … Continue reading

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Apple: Netbooks, Sales, Presidents

Electronista mentions a report by ChangeWave that says the iPhone and MacBook lineup put Apple in a better position to survive any drops in spending over the coming holidays, given the current economic client. ChangeWave makes the claim that 33% … Continue reading

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More on AMD’s Netbook CPU Plans

Back in July, we mentioned that AMD was planning on competing with Intel’s Atom CPU for netbooks. This after having criticized netbooks in the past. AMD is apparently going to be announcing a new CPU aimed squared at Mobile Internet … Continue reading

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Netbook Gathering (

Last week, there was a gathering in Cologne, Germany, of netbook owners. When all was said and done, there were around two dozen different netbooks. You can find photos below – a few enterprising netbook owners built a couple of … Continue reading

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Netbooks a “Headache” for Microsoft

Netbooks have apparently caused Microsoft some concern, for a couple of reasons. Number one of course, they are introducing a lot of people to Linux, since up to 30% of netbooks currently shipping are shipping with some form of Linux. … Continue reading

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