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PCs, Macs and other “large” computers may seem like the old players in today’s mobile world, but try living without one of those, and you’ll realize that they are still the most comfortable form of computing around.

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C-Motech Windows Mobile 6.5 Tablet

11/23/2009, Netbooknews.com has published a video of an interesting Tablet from C-Motech that is running on Windows Mobile 6.5. It uses the SnapDragon platform from Qualcomm (1Ghz processor, 1GB RAM, SSD) so the graphics seem to be really fluid. Other than...

ROCCAT Apuri USB hub

11/23/2009, Want a really futuristic USB hub that will make you the envy of those at the office? The ROCCAT Apuri USB hub fits the bill then, boasting a quartet of easily accessible USB 2.0 ports. You get three legs propping this device up, while the Apuri’s...

Eking i1 UMPC

11/23/2009, Here’s another UMPC from Shenzhen-based manufacturer Eking, who have dubbed their device the Ekin i1. It falls under the UMPC category with a price point that stays slightly above $500, where you will get the following :- 4.8″ touchscreen LCD...

TrackSmart fixes Flash 10.1 for GMA 500-powered netbooks

11/23/2009, TrackSmart has more or less stumbled upon a fix for Flash 10.1 running on GMA 500-powered netbooks, where 720p YouTube videos can be played flawlessly while utilizing the CPU at about 60-70% without any green glitches. You do get some dropped frames in...

Wooden mouse greener than most

11/23/2009, Fancy a mouse that can decompose when you bury it? That’s what this wooden mouse is all about – it comes with a phenomenal 5-year warranty alongside being covered with natural linseed oil alongside carnauba wax that adds to protection from...

Modified Vaio UX Is Awesome

11/22/2009, Do you think that the VAIO UX series UMPC is old fashioned and boring? Well, check out what some folks over at MicroPCTalk did to the UX490 (the latest UX model from Sony, which was released back in November 2007). Modifications include: The original 48GB...

Microsoft Gives Away Acer Tablet PC

11/21/2009, Folks who attended Microsoft’s PDC09 (Professional Developers Conference) should be rather happy, as Steven Sinofsky, Windows and Windows Live Division President, announced that all of the PDC09 attendees will be receiving a free Acer Aspire 1420P...

Modded PC up for auction

11/20/2009, Want to attend a BYOC event but don’t have the hottest looking case on the block? That can be rectified with you doing a good deed at the same time, thanks to this stunning custom PC casemod that is currently undergoing the hammer for the Leukemia...

Pegatron smartbook coming our way

11/20/2009, The Pegatron smartbook is on its way to hit the US, where it will retail for a sweet, sweet sub-$200 price point in the first quarter of next year. Powered by an ARM processor, this 10″ netbook will run on Ubuntu where it will function more like a...

Pogoplug 2 announced, looks great

11/20/2009, Cloud Engine has shown us the next-generation Pogoplug. The multimedia sharing device uses a new beautiful industrial design that allows it to expand significantly from the first model: it is now possible to connect four USB hard drives to increase the...

Free In-flight Wi-fi on Virgin America by Google

11/19/2009, Yesterday, I was invited by Virgin America to the opening flight San Francisco-Fort Lauderdale and I tested the free in-flight wi-fi, courtesy of Google during the Holiday season (ends January 15th, sigh). It worked very well: the login time is very fast...

Google Chrome OS, What’s New?

11/19/2009, Google has provided more details about its upcoming Google Chrome OS. If you missed the boat, Chrome OS is a stripped-down Linux that should boot quickly and launch a browser (Chrome). From there, everything that you do is web-based. In short, it’s...

Imation Pro WX Wireless USB Hard Drive

11/19/2009, Imation has officially started shipping what it dubs as “the world’s first Wireless USB external hard drive”, which is the Imation Pro WX Wireless USB Hard Drive. It’s basically a 1.5TB hard drive, which will connect to your...

Dell unveils half dozen inkjet all-in-one printers

11/19/2009, We have seen all-in-one computers before, with the Wind Top AE2220 being the latest to be unveiled, but what about all-in-one printers? Those aren’t too uncommon either, but today is a bit more special as Dell plunges headlong into this arena by...