Category Archives: Commentary

Intel: More Power, Less Power Usage

Yahoo/Reuters is reporting that Intel’s next mobile platform, “Napah”, and the CPUs – known as “Yonah” will use 25 percent less power while boosting performance, helping it stay on top of the fast-growing market. Scott Hillis writes that according to Keith Kressin (Intel’s mobile platform marketing chief), the new platform will use 28 percent less power while performing 68 percent better than its predecessor.

This will carry over into the ultraportable area, through the Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) “Yonah” CPUs that will be made available. Continue reading

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‘Convertibles’ Headed Towards Larger Market Share?

There’s an article at CNET by Michael Singer about the increasing popularity of ‘convertible’ Tablet PCs – Those tablets that sport a keyboard and whose display flips around to allow the user to use it as a touchscreen tablet or as a laptop Continue reading

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Site News

I wasn’t intending this site to be “live” already, as I haven’t pulled all of my old posts or laptop information into this site yet, but it appears I have traffic coming in.

Excuse the mess while I finish the site up over the next few days. I know that there is a problem with Internet Explorer in some views. Continue reading

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Apple’s October 12th Announcement

ThinkSecret, AppleInsider, and AppleInsider again, and finally macosXrumors , are all reporting that Apple has something really big coming up next week. Continue reading

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Microsoft Vista and Tablets

Normally we shy away from Tablet coverage, since there are plenty of sites that cover tablets, but CNET ( has an interesting article by Ina Fried, Microsoft Vista looks to get tablets on write track, about some of the improvements that Tablet users can expect when Vista ships. Continue reading

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