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“Maximum” Coverage of Netbooks

Normally when you think of Maximum PC Magazine, you don’t think of low-power ultraportables based on older platforms like netbooks. Usually, Maximum PC focuses on the latest and greatest high-end equipment and laptops, but it turns out they do have … Continue reading

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Apple Still Not Keen on Netbooks

Apple’s acting chief executive officer has reiterated what Steve Jobs said about an Apple netbook back in October. Tim Cook made the comments yesterday during Apple’s first quarter 2009 financial results conference call. When asked about the netbook market, Cook … Continue reading

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Netbook Marketing – Costco and Office Max, HP Mini and Acer Aspire One

When Asus began selling the Eee PC line of netbooks/sub-notebooks, whatever you prefer to call them, they (and later Acer and MSI) seemed to have problems defining who they were for, or at least the message wasn’t clear. It wasn’t … 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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Freescale to Showcase Netbook Platform at CES

Freescale is making some pretty bold claims, and is showing off their upcoming netbook platform at CES (Consumer Electronics Show) this week. They won’t be alone – Texas Instruments and Qualcomm are also expected to show off platforms (or parts … Continue reading

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