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Acer Aspire One First Impression (VR-Zone)

VR-Zone has posted their first impressions, along with several photos, of a pre-productin Acer Aspire One, which is Acer’s 8.9-inch entry into the netbook market. They noted that internally, the Aspire One preview unit they had is referred to as … Continue reading

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Asus Eee PC 901 Mini-Review, First Impressions

A couple of more mini-reviews / first impressions of Asus’ Eee PC 901 have started rolling out, this time from the LAPTOP Magazine blog and from NotebookReview.com. Joanna Stern (she must be the official netbook person over at LAPTOP Magazine) … Continue reading

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Eee PC 901 – Unboxing, Impressions (LAPTOP Mag)

Joanna Stern over at LAPTOP Magazine has acquired the latest netbook from Asus, their 8.9-inch Intel Atom-powered Eee PC 901. She’s posted several photos of the packaging and of the Eee PC 901 itself, as well as her first impressions. … Continue reading

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Acer Aspire One – Videos, Hands-On

The announcement at Computex this week concerned the 8.9-inch Acer Aspire One has generated a lot of interest in Acer’s entry into the netbook market. Between the price (starting at under $400) and the specifications (Intel Atom CPU, LED-backlit display, … Continue reading

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Ubuntu Netbook Remix – Hands On (Ars Technica)

Yesterday at Computex, Canonical announced a new Linux distribution based on Ubuntu Linux, built especially for small-screened netbooks. It’s a very important move for the netbook / sub-notebook market. Between Intel and VIA supporting this market on the hardware side, … Continue reading

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