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Microsoft to charge royalty fees in netbooks

10/25/2010, Microsoft most probably sees Android as a pretty large threat when it comes to mobile operating systems, and has plans to impose royalty fees on Taiwan-based vendors of Android handsets such as Acer and Asustek for using its patents in e-mail, multimedia...

Jolicloud confirms very own netbook

10/25/2010, Jolicloud founder Tariq Krim has let the cat out of the bag – the company will be rolling out a netbook that shares the Jolicloud name, where it will most probably run on the company’s custom Linux operating system. Very little – in...

Macbook Air Unboxing

10/22/2010, Just when we were ready to enjoy the week-end, the new Macbook Air 11.6″ has landed in our (big) mailbox. if you’re curious, here’s what it looks like *in the real world* and what’s in the box. Here’s our first impression so...

Apple refreshes MacBook Air, has 11.6-inch version as well

10/20/2010, Apple has just lifted the curtain that covered its MacBook Air, where rumors of a refresh were floating around prior to its release. This refreshed device will feature instant on capability – great for the impatient types, while it probably...

Archos Arnova jumps into netbook market

10/18/2010, The name Archos is more often than not associated with that of portable media players, but this time around the company decided to take the plunge into the world of netbooks with the Archos Arnova. This machine will target the budget-minded, where it is...

Asus Eee PC 1015PN Netbook Now Appears On Amazon

10/12/2010, Some reports might claim that the iPad is cannibalizing netbook sales, but that hasn’t stopped Asus from churning out more netbooks and now the Asus Eee PC 1015PN has surfaced on Amazon’s site, revealing that the netbook will set you back...

Acer Aspire One Happy gets Android OS

10/11/2010, Looks like the Android operating system from Google is not limited to just smartphones, but netbooks would come under their “jurisdiction” as well if you take the Acer Aspire One Happy into consideration. At least, for those living across the...

OpenSUSE Launches Smeegol Netbook Software Based On MeeGo Linux

10/07/2010, The folks behind openSUSE Linux have launched a new version of the operating system that incorporates technology for the MeeGo project, dubbed Smeegol. Like MeeGo, Smeegol is designed for netbooks and other low power devices with small screens, though...

Samsung NF310 officially announced, to hit retail stores soon

10/06/2010, Samsung’s NF310 netbook has finally made the jump from being a speculated product to the real deal in an official announcement, where it will sport a 10.1-inch display alongside an Intel Atom N50 dual-core 1.5GHz processor, accompanied by 1GB RAM, a...

Asus Eee PC 1015PN netbook is available for pre-order

10/03/2010, The Asus Eee PC 1015PN 10-inch netbook is now available for pre-order, so go place one today if you’re hoping to get some dual core Intel Atom N550 processor action alongside a second generation NVIDIA ION graphics chipset underneath the hood. It...

Ubuntu Linux Hacked on to Android-Based Toshiba AC100

10/01/2010, If you’re looking for a more robust experience than the Android operating system provides on a smartbook computing platform like the Toshiba AC100, then the latest Ubuntu hack may give some users hope at converting a smartbook back into a...

Apple Granted Patent for 3G MacBook, Netbook in the Future?

10/01/2010, Apple has been granted a patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for a multiband cellular “telephonic MacBook.” The company could be using its wireless experience with the iPhone and iPad to deliver wireless mobile broadband to its...

Panasonic Introduces Its 10-inch Let’s Note J9 Laptop In Japan

09/30/2010, Panasonic has announced its Let’s Note J9 compact laptop that will be available for purchase online in Japan. This 10.1-inch notebook might seem like a netbook to you but it’s powered by a Core i3 or i5 processor, meaning that it’ll be...