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Netbooks (Dell Inspiron Mini 9) and Photography

How does a netbook hold up when when compared to more conventional laptops used by professional photographers? Pretty well actually. Rob Galbraith wrote an article comparing three conventional laptops along with a netbook (Dell Inspiron Mini 9), looking at color … Continue reading

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NVIDIA CEO Interview – Ion, Netbooks, etc. (LAPTOP Mag)

Yesterday we mentioned that NVIDIA is telling people to speak up if they want to see companies selling products with NVIDIA’s new Ion platform. LAPTOP Magazine has conducted an extensive review with Jen-Hsun Huang, the co-founder, president, and CEO of … Continue reading

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Sony VAIO P Series Shipping in the US

It looks like Sony has bumped up their shipping time for some US customers for the new 8″ Sony VAIO P, at least unofficially. Originally, the VAIO P series was showing a shipping date of February 3, 2009. Engagdet has … Continue reading

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2009 – The Year of the Netbook (Not the Year of the Smartphone or MIDs)

A new report by ABI Research claims that 2009 should be the break-out year for ultraportable netbooks. They believe that up to 35 million of the devices will sell this year, with those numbers climbing to over 135 million by … Continue reading

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Dell XPS M1330 – $799

Dell Home and Home Office is running an 8-hour deal for what they are calling their cheapest XPS M1330 and 1420 offerings ever. It just started, and the offer is valid Jan 27, 2009, from 7 AM CT – 3 … Continue reading

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