Category Archives: Commentary

First Impressions of Acer Aspire One (SL)

I mentioned yesterday that I had an Acer Aspire One arriving, specifically the hard drive version of the 8.9-inch netbook. Well it arrived yesterday afternoon, and I’ve had a chance to go through a few charge cycles and give it … Continue reading

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Things to Like and Dislike About the Acer Aspire One

Kevin Tofel over at jkOnTheRun has posted five things he likes and five things he doesn’t like about the 8.9-inch Acer Aspire One. Among the likes: Build quality, the display, and the battery life. Among the dislikes: Upgrading the memory … Continue reading

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Netbooks hurting Laptop Sales?

Are netbooks hurting laptop sales? It’s certainly an interesting question to ponder. There is definitely a segment of the existing “mainstream” (I hate that word these days, but it’s appropriate here) laptop market that would either benefit from a netbook … Continue reading

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ThinkPad SL Series – Where it Fits in

Over on the Design Matters blog, an official Lenovo blog / website, David Hill, one of the members of the Lenovo ThinkPad team, has posted an article / commentary that has attracted a lot of attention and debate. It concerns … Continue reading

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A Mac Tablet This Fall?

So is Apple going to finally produce some form of touchscreen Tablet PC? AppleInsider and MacDailyNews both have some interesting news, one in the form of Apple’s quarterly finance call yesterday, and the other in the form of rumors. AppleInsider … Continue reading

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