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ASUS And Acer Bow Out Of Netbook Market

01/02/2013, At one point it would seem that netbooks could be the next big thing. After all they were pretty tiny in size meaning that portability and mobility were not an issue. However over the years, especially with the introduction of smartphones and tablets, not...

Acer TravelMate B113 gets Sandy Bridge platform

06/27/2012, Netbooks – do people still use them? I guess the answer would be “Yes”, although a resounding one it is not. The Acer TravelMate B113 is the latest netbook from the Taiwanese computer manufacturing company, where it will come along with...

Acer Aspire One 725 ready to rock and roll

05/08/2012, Never ever judge a book by its cover, and the same applies to the world of notebooks, too. However, when it comes to the Acer Aspire One 725, perhaps “judgment” might be well worth the effort, as it does seem to work as well as it looks. The...

Sol Computer netbook is one tough cookie

04/29/2012, Netbooks are not in vogue, and have not been so for quite the longest time already, but apparently, this has not stopped Sol Computer from releasing their latest netbook that is based on the Intel Classmate PC design. Basically, that translates to the new...

Acamar Transformer Windows netbook turns into a tablet

03/21/2012, What makes the Acamar Transformer Windows netbook special, standing out from the rest? Apart from its nifty naming convention, it also boasts of a convertible nature, allowing it to function as a tablet when desired, and reverting to a netbook form factor...

Acer Aspire One D270 netbook up for pre-order

02/10/2012, If you’re looking to get your hands on one of the first few netbooks with Intel’s Atom N2600 Cedar Trail processor, you might want to check out the Acer Aspire One D270. The netbook has already been on sale in Germany and Taiwan and now it...

ASUS Eee PC R051BX leaked

01/22/2012, While ASUS may be making waves recently with its Transformer Prime tablet, it looks like the company has another netbook up its sleeve. Called the ASUS Eee PC R051BX, it seems to be targeted at business users. It features a 1GHz AMD C-60 CPU, a...

Acer Aspire A0722 netbook arrives at AT&T

01/20/2012, Ever since the tablet knocked the netbook off its lofty perch in the highly mobile computing market niche, you hardly hear about new releases from netbook manufacturers any more. This does not come across as a surprise, since most netbook configurations...

MSI Wind U180 netbook announced

01/05/2012, MSI has recently announced the launch of a new netbook running on Intel’s Atom N2800 Cedar Trail processor. Clocked at 1.86GHz, this dual-core processor is slightly faster than Intel’s previous generation dual-core Atom chips. The netbook also...

Lenovo IdeaPad S110 shown off on video

12/30/2011, With the increasing amount of ultrabooks and tablets on the market, people wonder if there really is a need for netbooks anymore. Lenovo seems to think so; the company recently added a new netbook to its IdeaPad range: the S110. The company released a...

Oculus Telepresence Robot gives your netbook a set of wheels

12/21/2011, If you’ve got a spare Netbook lying around the house and you wish to turn it into something useful instead of letting it collect dust, you might want to check out the Oculus Telepresence Robot. The Oculus Telepresence Robot is an accessory which you...

Samsung to discontinue netbook in favor of ultrabooks (Rumor)

11/25/2011, If you were planning to get yourself a Samsung netbook, it seems that in an alleged email that Samsung sent to its trading partners, come Q1 of 2012 Samsung will be discontinuing their 10.1” netbook and will instead focus their efforts on ultrabooks...

Lenovo X130e confirmed for 2011 release

11/15/2011, With so much news swirling around smartphones and tablets these days, you hardly hear of new notebooks being rolled out – such news is far and hard to come by. Well, the Lenovo X130e which was leaked recently, where it was accompanied by a X1 Hybrid...