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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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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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Netbooks and Screen Resolutions

Doug over at CrunchGear has written a commentary about the state of netbooks and display resolutions. It’s more of a plea to netbook makers, and I agree completely. We’ve reached a point where outside of a new platform (NVIDIA Ion) … Continue reading

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Jolicloud – Cloud-Based Linux for Netbooks

Yesterday I mentioned Kuki Linux, an Ubuntu-based Linux distribution (or just the kernel if you prefer) centered around the 8.9″ Acer Aspire One. Today, I’m mentioning a different Linux distribution, one that is focused on netbooks in general, and that’s … Continue reading

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Microsoft – Netbook Owners to Test Windows 7?

According to Mary Jo Foley over at ZDNet.com, Microsoft maybe looking for netbook owners outside of the United States who would be willing to try Windows 7 on lower-end computers. The testing would involved users in Brazil, Chile, Egypt, India, … Continue reading

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