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Dell Inspiron Mini 9 – New SSD Option

In a sign of things to come (hopefully), Dell is now offering a 64GB Solid State Drive (SSD) option for Ubuntu Linux-equipped Inspiron Mini 9 netbooks. An example configuration of the 8.9″ Intel Atom-powered Inspiron Mini: – $499 (USD) – … Continue reading

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MSI X320 Hands-On (LAPTOP Mag, SlashGear)

LAPTOP Magazine got a hands-on with the new 13.4″ 16:9 Intel Atom-powered X Slim X320. The X320 they tried out was running Microsoft Windows Vista Basic. This is interesting – they mentioned that the 8-cell battery that MSI claims will … Continue reading

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Easy Peasy for Netbooks 1.0 Released (aka Ubuntu Eee)

Easy Peasy 1.0, previously known as Ubuntu Eee, was released earlier this week. This distribution, obviously based on Ubuntu Linux, is/was originally optimized for the Asus Eee PC lineup, but it looks like they are branching out, since the new … Continue reading

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Windows 7 Beta 1 for Public Testers – This Week

Those of you without access to development builds of Windows 7, the official Windows 7 Beta 1 for public beta testers will most likely be released towards the end of this week. Mary Jo Foley at ZDNet.com has spoken with … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC T91 Touch Revealed

Asus has announced/revealed their long-touted 8.9″ Tablet PC/convertible netbook. They are calling it the “Asus Eee PC T91 Touch Netbook” and it could very well be the highest profile netbook convertible we’ve seen. We haven’t seen many – the closest … Continue reading

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