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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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Nokia Booklet 3G Review

12/02/2009, The Nokia Booklet 3G was quite a surprise when it was first announced. With it, Nokia wants to differentiate itself by building a Netbook with a top-notch construction quality, a small footprint (it fits in a large purse) and small weight: only 2.64lbs....

Intel talks about SCC: Single-chip Cloud Computer

12/02/2009, This morning, Intel’s CTO Justin Ratter was presenting their “Single-Chip Cloud Computer” concept. This is not a product, but a research project to determine if such a product would be viable. The fundamental question is: “can we...

Dell E6400 And E6500 Performance Issues

12/01/2009, Do you own a Dell E6400 or E6500 series laptop, and are you experiencing performance issues on those laptops? It seems that hundreds of owners of those laptops are complaining of serious performance issues due to the laptops throttling themselves down by...

VIA Mobile-ITX platform

12/01/2009, VIA intends to revolutionize things yet again with their new Mobile-ITX platform that measures a cool 6cm x 6cm, while is around 50% smaller compared to the Pico-ITX form factor. Specially built for next-generation embedded devices, Mobile-ITX will rely...

Google Chrome OS in 64-bit

12/01/2009, Developer Teo En Ming recently compiled the Chromium source code by rolling out a 64-bit version. This is a wee bit strange though, as the Chrome OS is more or less a bootable Web browser, and will normally require the juice of 64-bit processing. At the...

Uber10 Giveaway: HP Envy Beat laptop with an Intel Core i7

11/30/2009, Update: The lucky winner is Ken Yeung! Congratulations Ken. Last week in San Francisco, we’ve announced the Uber10: the greatest gift suggestions. Two attendees came home with awesome gifts: a LG BD390 Blu-ray Disc Player with VUDU streaming...

SDXC memory card slot could see action in 32nm notebooks

11/30/2009, Notebook manufacturers Dell, HP and Lenovo could soon release their new 32nm notebooks that run on mobile Core i3, i5 and i7 processors to be equipped with an SDXC memory card slot in order to keep up with the times, offering the option for such notebooks...

NVIDIA Tegra Tablet Sampled

11/29/2009, Do you remember the mystery tablet device that everybody saw Jen-Hsun Huang, the CEO of NVIDIA, having? Well, the device has made its way to London, and the folks over at Engadget have managed to get their hands on it. It’s currently powered by...

MSI X430 Gets AMD Neo Processors

11/28/2009, MSI has added another slim laptop to its X-Slim line of ultraportables. The successor to the X410 is the X430, and it doubles the number of cores with its Athlon Neo X2. Graphics will be handled by its Radeon HD 3200 graphics which also supports HDMI...

Dual Screen Netbook Going On Sale Soon

11/27/2009, You’ve probably seen the pictures of the Kohjinsha 10.1-inch dual-screen netbook that we reported on from CEATEC 2009. We’ve soon good news on that, as it looks like the netbook won’t be a prototype forever, and will apparently be sold...

NVIDIA GeForce 205 Launched

11/27/2009, NVIDIA has just announced its NVIDIA GeForce 205 low-end graphic card which sports 8 stream processors (high-end cards have 240 or more). This card will probably be fairly suitable for folks who want to build a (very) simple computer, but with some basic...

Marshal Hard Disk Duplicator

11/26/2009, Here’s a rather useful hard disk dock. The Marshal MAL-2235SBK will allow you to dock 2.5-inch or 3.5-inch hard disks, and you can duplicate any hard disk docked to the other hard disk on the fly, providing that you have enough space, of course. You...

Dell To Ready Pine Trail Mini 10?

11/26/2009, It looks like Dell could be getting ready an upgrade to its Mini 10 netbook, especially if you take a peek at the recent FCC filing (PDF link). It reports on an 802.11 Wi-Fi mini card that mentions a 10-inch system with the model P04T, which isn’t...

Embryo VIA C7 netbook spotted

11/25/2009, Embryo’s upcoming VIA C7-powered netbook has been spotted in the wild, and here are several observations about this machine which you might want to pay closer attention to in case you’re about to make a purchase in the near future. This...