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ECS To Introduce Its Latest Netbooks At Computex Next Month

05/18/2010, With Computex just around the corner, manufacturers are gearing up to present their wares, and ECS is no different. Reports are in that ECS will be showcasing a new crop of its netbooks at Computex, including three netbooks that sport 10.1-inch displays,...

Linkbook netbook runs on Freescale PowerPC processor

05/17/2010, With all the attention on Intel’s Atom processor dominating the netbook landscape, is there hope for other manufacturers? Guess so, as the 8.9″ Linkbook netbook that you see here is powered by the Freescale PowerPC processor – the same...

Intel states recommended pricing for dual core Atom netbooks

05/17/2010, Intel has just suggested its pricing to OEMs who want to make use of their new dual core Atom processor in netbooks, citing that the 1.5GHz dual-core N550 Atom processor ought to go for between $349 and $399. Apart from that, such netbooks must remain...

Wortmann releases Terra Mobile 1020Go netbook with optional UMTS

05/13/2010, Wortmann has just announced that they have a spanking new netbook for the masses, the Terra Mobile 1020Go model. This netbook trumpets standard fare such as a 10.1″ LED-backlit display, 1GB RAM, a 160GB hard drive, a memory card reader, Wi-Fi...

Sony VAIO P with crocodile skin might just irk some

05/12/2010, The recently revamped Sony VAIO P might come in a bevy of colors, but if you really want to stand out from the crowd without giving two hoots to those PETA activists, then you might want to consider this extremely limited VAIO P that sports black...

Asus Eee PC R101 looks set to hit the German market

05/12/2010, Somewhere in Europe (Germany, to be exact), lies an inventory of Asus Eee PC R101 netbooks that doesn’t seem as though it will hit the US market anytime soon, since it hasn’t even surfaced on the FCC yet. While we have caught a whiff of...

Ubuntu Light lets you boot up your netbook in just 7 seconds

05/10/2010, Just how fast do you want your netbook to get up and running? Well, for those who are used to the Windows platform, waiting for a couple of minutes ain’t too shabby, but folks who want something a whole lot speedier might want to consider Ubuntu...

HP Mini 210 gets updated design

05/05/2010, HP took the tried and tested route of introducing a new design for their HP Mini 210 netbook, where it will come in preppy pink and white crystal options. The former will sport a pink, plaid-like design with HP Imprint 3-D, touted to be the...

Dell Sparta and Athens leak

04/25/2010, Looks like more leaks from Dell has just happened, this time round with a couple of devices known as the Sparta and Athens. These Greek-named devices will be powered by either Android or Linux, where the Sparta netbook tablet comes with not-so-Spartan...

ECS TL101-PC with WiMAX shows up

04/16/2010, The WiMAX Forum in Taipei saw a WiMAX-enabled ECS TL101-PC being displayed, where this netbook will be able to help you surf at far superior speeds compared to current 3G technology regardless of where you are, subject to signal strength of course....

Dell Inspiron Mini 10v netbook has been discontinued

04/15/2010, Dell has decided to discontinue the Inspiron Mini 10v netbook which is powered by the Atom N270 processor from Intel simply because they have been selling the 10″ model with an Intel Atom N450 1.66GHz processor since January this year. Makes sense,...

Asus Eee PC R105 and R101 sneak up on Asus support pages

04/14/2010, We do wonder sometimes why do unreleased products get revealed on support pages of companies – was it done on purpose to be a viral campaign without engaging any advertisers, or is it a plain mistake from an employee? While we’ll never know,...

Semi-rugged Samsung NB30 gets touch capability in Italy

04/14/2010, Organized crime isn’t what it used to be back in the days of Lucky Luciano, and folks who want to lead the Mafia lifestyle in Italy might want to consider a netbook that is able to live up to a tough lifestyle, and we don’t suppose the Samsung...

14-inch netbook runs on Intel Atom

04/12/2010, Trust clone manufacturers to turn things upside down with this new Atom-powered netbook that clearly does not adhere to Microsoft’s specifications – not when a “netbook” comes in a 14″ form factor! Apart from that, you will...