Intel Gets Aggressive with CULV

DigiTimes is reporting that Intel is getting extremely aggressive in promoting the upcoming CULV platform. CULV – Consumer Ultra Low Voltage, is expected to shake up the ultraportable laptop/notebook market. Up until now, typical Ultra Low Voltage (ULV) laptops were fairly pricey – normally starting … Read more

Several Netbook/Laptop Deals (March 25)

This week, there have been a few decent deals on netbooks as well as laptops, including a refurbished HP Mini 1030NR for $279. – Lenovo IdeaPad S10e – $299.99 after rebate (through April 30, 2009) – Acer Aspire One A110-1588 – $249.99 Intel Atom … Read more

Panasonic ToughBook 30 vs GammaTech Durabook D15RP (Engadget)

Engadget has posted a review/comparison of the current rugged Intel Centrino 2-based 13.3″ Panasonic ToughBook 30 versus the semi-rugged 15.4″ GammaTech Durabook D15RP. The ToughBook 30 isn’t exactly ultraportable – it weighs in at over 8 pounds, however it’s one of the most rugged/durable in … Read more

HP Mini 2140 Review (liliputing)

On Sunday, Brad at liliputing published his review of the professional/business-oriented 10.1-inch HP Mini 2140 netbook. HP has included better webcam software than most manufacturers, including the ability to record audio-only, as well as controlling the webcam itself (resolution, zoom, backlight levels, output format). With … Read more

Dell Inspiron Mini 9n for $199 (1-day only)

Dell is running another one of their one-day only specials for the Inspiron Mini 9 (Mini 9n in this case). It’s $50 off the base model, with a starting price of $199. $199 gets you a Dell Inspiron Mini 9n with: – Intel Atom N270 … Read more