April 01, 2014
In this tutorial YouTuber Johnny Phung shows how to install Ubuntu Linux on an Acer C710 Chromebook with Coreboot flashed on it.
March 12, 2014
This is a quick demo video of the touchscreen capabilities of Ubuntu 12.10 on an ASUS VivoBook X202E. When the video was created in late 2012, that was the newest version of Ubuntu.
March 07, 2014
The ASUS VivoBook X200CA-DB02 is a 11.6-inch laptop powered by an 1.5 GHz dual-core Intel Celeron 1007U CPU running Ubuntu 12.04 LTS.
March 06, 2014
These videos from the Computerphile channel show how to migrate an 8yr old Hacktop from Windows XP to Ubuntu 2012 LTS.
February 26, 2014
In this video tutorial YouTuber Johnny Phung shows how you can run other Linuxes than Chrome OS on Chromebooks using a software called crouton.
February 20, 2014
The ASUS 1015E netbook is currently available for US $289.95 on Amazon.com which corresponds to a 11% price drop.
February 16, 2014
In this demo video Kevin Tofel of Gigaom shows how you can use Google's Chromebook Pixel with other Linux based operating systems than Chrome OS.
November 27, 2013
The ASUS 1015E is a low-cost 10.1 inch netbook that's less than 1 inch thin and just weighs 2.64lbs. It offers up to 7.5 hrs battery life making it a very portable device.
March 27, 2013
The ASUS F201E is a low-cost 11.6 inch laptop powered by a 1.1 GHz Intel Celeron 847 processor. It comes with 4GB RAM, a 500GB hard disk drive, integrated Intel
June 26, 2012
About 3 years after ASUS kicked Linux from their Eee PC line, they released a new model with Ubuntu Linux pre-installed. The Eee PC 1225C is a 11.6inch laptop
February 22, 2012
Canonical has been working on bringing Android together with the Ubuntu desktop to create the killer app for multi-core phones in 2012 with both systems sharing
August 05, 2011
The ASUS Eee PC R011PX is a 10.1 inch netbook powered by a 1.66GHz Intel Atom N455 processor that is available with Ubuntu Linux version 10.10 in Germany.
August 03, 2011
ASUS recently released the Eee PC 1215P, a 12.1 inch laptop powered by a 1.66GHz dual-core Intel Atom N570 processor, that is available with Ubuntu Linux
June 08, 2011
Linux system builder System76 upgraded their Starling netbook quietly in Q2 2011 with a 1.66 GHz dual-core Intel Atom N570 processor and the 64 Bit 11.04
June 04, 2011
It looks as if there is a revival of Linux on netbooks taking place these days. There will be several netbooks running Chrome OS available soon, MeeGo netbooks
April 14, 2011
More than 2 years after releasing the Agora Netbook PRO Australian company Kogan Technologies releases a successor, the 11.6 inch Kogan Agora Laptop, expected
March 06, 2011
The EFIKA MX Smartbook by Genesi is a small and light portable computer targeted at developers and experienced users. It has a 10.1" LED backlight TFT-LCD
January 10, 2011
If you follow the coverage of this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, you may conclude that it's all about the most promising iPad competitor or
October 30, 2010
Geeks.com today features the Emprex BNB-1021, a black 10 inch netbook powered by a VIA C7-M 1.6 GHz processor with 1GB RAM, a 160GB hard drive, a 1.3MP webcam.
October 06, 2010
One of the cool aspects of open source software is that it encourages people to tinker with and not just use it as intended. A result of such tinkering can be
September 19, 2010
The Terra HD is a thin and lightweight 11.6 inch netbook/subnotebook by Linux hardware builder ZaReason. It is powered by a 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N450 CPU.
May 16, 2010
The Linkbook is a netbook created by a South African company of the same name and sold by Vodacom, a mobile provider based in South Africa.
March 17, 2010
Tim from the OSGUI Tech Show takes a look at different desktop environments for Ubuntu 10.04 on his ASUS Eee PC 1001HA netbook. In this video he gives us short
March 14, 2010
This short video shows Ubuntu Lucid Lynx Alpha 2 being booted on an Acer Aspire One D250 netbook in about 30 seconds.
February 08, 2010
American science fiction author Thomas Disch once said that Creativity is the ability to see relationships where none exist. So be creative and think about what
January 12, 2010
Lots of fascinating new devices were showcased during past week's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. In addition to marketing new products events
September 26, 2009
What do you think boots faster a 3.4GHz dual core hyper threading workstation booting Windows 7 or an Eee PC 900 netbook booting Ubuntu 9.10 Alpha 5?
September 07, 2009
The PC-Z1 NetWalker by Japanese electronics manufacturer Sharp is a mini-netbook with a 5" touchscreen (1024x600px) display that runs Ubuntu 9.04 or more
August 13, 2009
The Terra A20 is the first netbook by ZaReason, a Linux hardware builder based in Berkeley, California. The Terra A20 has a 10 inch matte LCD screen.
July 06, 2009
The ARCHOS 10 is a small, light and functional netbook with a 10.2 inch backlit LED screen, measures 10.2x7.4x1.1 inches, and weighs 2.9 pounds.
June 05, 2009
Low-end ARM-based netbooks or Smartbooks seem to be a hot trend at COMPUTEX 2009. The Wistron N900z is one such device powered by Freescale's i.MX515 multimedia
May 08, 2009
Are you sick off those daily rumors about an upcoming Apple netbook too? Would you buy the Mac Wood 9.5" just because it consumes so little power?
April 22, 2009
Fon founder Martin Varsavsky explains why the MSI Wind is the only computer bundled to with the Fonera 2.0 WiFi router comparing the Wind to an ASUS Eee PC
April 20, 2009
OCZ Technologies claims to offer the first Do It Yourself netbook on the market with their Neutrino DIY model. Though other manufacturers like Dell offer
March 26, 2009
This is a very entertaining video by Fonero Martin Varsavsky, an Argentine/Spanish entrepreneur, who founded seven companies in the past 20 years. Martin
December 23, 2008
The ASUS Eee PC 900 in the video is running Ubuntu Hardy Heron 8.04 with 1 GB RAM and 20 GB hard drive. It demonstrates how quickly applications such as GIMP or
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