January 09, 2015
This interview from Lon Seidman with an Acer representative provides some more detail on the upcoming Acer Chromebook 15, that is being showcased at CES 2015.
January 05, 2015
Acer showcased this new Chromebook at CES 2015, which currently takes place in Las Vegas: the Acer Chromebook 15.
September 05, 2014
A short hands-on video of the upcoming Tegra K1 powered HP Chromebook 14 recored by Steve Paine at IFA 2014.
September 04, 2014
There are 2 main criticisms of Chromebooks in terms of hardware: too little RAM and low quality displays. An upcoming Chromebook that could fill this gap is the Toshiba Chromebook 2 CB30-B.
November 02, 2012
The new Samsung Chromebook seems to be a huge success. It currently ranks first on Amazon.com's laptop best seller list and is temporarily out of stock at the
August 16, 2012
If you are a Linux user you've probably experienced hardware issues. Ever tried to work with a dual monitor setup for example? If you are a developer targeting
April 23, 2012
This netbook by Sunlike, recently showcased at China Sourcing Fair, is powered by a 1.2GHz Boxchip A10 CPU, comes with 1GB RAM and runs Android Ice Cream
April 13, 2012
The 1st generation of Samsung Chromebooks was released about a year ago, so it's high time for an updated model with improved specs, software and boot time,
March 08, 2012
Netbooks seem to be out of fashion but now and then a new device pops up, that fits into the netbook category, especially when tech exhibitions take place. One
August 21, 2011
This short video, filmed at the Hong Kong Computer & Communications Festival 2011, shows some of the software features the Asus Eee PC X101 running a custom
June 04, 2011
Besides the Asus Eee PC X101 also the Lenovo Ideapad S100 was showcased at the recent Computex running the MeeGo operating system. The long awaited Ideapad S100
May 31, 2011
There has been continued speculation about ASUS considering a Linux based operating system again for new netbook models. Google's Chrome and Android systems
May 17, 2011
Soon after the recent announcement of Samsung and Acer Chromebooks being released next month the Samsung Series 5 Chromebook was showcased at last week's final
March 10, 2011
At the recent Mobile World Congress 2011 in Barcelona the folks over at Netbook News spotted this 10.1" netbook by Russian PC maker DNS. The thin and
January 12, 2011
Here is another non-tablet device that Charbax from ARMdevices spotted at CES 2011. This 7" mini-laptop from Japanese company NEC is equipped with an ARM
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 15, 2010
JKK of jkkmobile chats with Warren Coles of Linpus at last month's Intel Developer Forum 2010 about the MeeGo based version of Linpus Linux Lite, demonstrated
June 04, 2010
Looking at the devices showcased at this year's COMPUTEX in Taipei it doesn't look like 2010 is the year for Linux on netbooks but rather the year of Android
March 03, 2010
This video by JKKmobile recorded at CeBIT 2010 gives us a taste of Linpus Linux Lite 1.3 running on an Acer Aspire One netbook. The new version of the Fedora
March 02, 2010
Today at CeBIT, Intel introduced the 4th generation of the classmate PC, a convertible 10" touchscreen mini laptop powered by a 1.66 GHz Intel Atom N450
February 17, 2010
Back in January at CES 2010 the MSI Wind U135 running SUSE Moblin attracted lots of attention and now at Mobile World Congress there shows up another MSI Wind
February 16, 2010
In this video Chippy from Carrypad gets his hands on the Compaq Airlife 100 at Mobile World Congress 2010, which currently takes place in Barcelona, Spain.
January 15, 2010
This video features products from Hivision showcased at CES 2010, including the PWS700B and PWS700BA Linux netbooks, as well as an MID with Windows CE, and an
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
January 10, 2010
Samsung showcased a large number of netbooks at CES 2010, but according to Ars Technica there was one netbook that attracted the most attention, the Samsung
January 08, 2010
The openSUSE project was one of the early adopters of Moblin and now we can see the result of mixing SUSE Linux and Moblin on the upcoming MSI Wind U135
December 13, 2009
After months of private alpha testing Tariq Krim, founder and CEO of Jolicloud, announced the launch of the publicly available pre-beta of the Linux based
December 10, 2009
Arnaud Laprévote, CTO & Head of Research Projects at Mandriva, and Aaron J. Seigo, KDE developer and KDE Foundation member, are interviewed by Charbax.
December 08, 2009
Sugar on a Stick is a Live Linux distribution that can be loaded onto any flash drive with at least 1GB storage capacity to boot the child-friendly Sugar
October 07, 2009
At the end of September the Intel Developer Forum 2009 took place in San Francisco, an event where Intel introduces new hardware and software technolgies and
September 26, 2009
The 3 new versions of Linpus Linux Lite demonstrated in this video from Mid Moves recorded at the Intel Developer Forum 2009 look pretty awesome.
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
June 22, 2009
At COMPUTEX 2009 Taiwan based Linpus Technologies showcased its updated instant-on product and its Moblin V2 Linpus Linux Lite distribution with Linpus UI and
June 12, 2009
Thailand based NorhTec Corporation take the DIY Netbook concept one step further with their Gecko EduBook. To keep costs low the netbook can be shipped in
June 08, 2009
Dirk Hohndel, former Chief Technology Officer of SuSE and Vice President of the XFree86 project, gave this keynote presentation about Moblin and the vision
June 08, 2009
GNB showcased this netbook reviewed by Sascha for Netbook News at COMPUTEX 2009. The GNB GL 750 is a very small netbook with a 7" (800x480 pixel) non-glossy
June 07, 2009
The Mtube II is a combination of netbook and tablet PC running Windows XP in netbook and Google Android in tablet mode. Apart from the unfortunate netbook
June 07, 2009
Nicolas from Tech Video Blog browses various Web sites on a Snapdragon-based netbook by Compal running Google Android in this video from COMPUTEX 2009. Most of
June 07, 2009
At last week's JavaOne conference held in San Francisco Oracle CEO Larry Ellison talked about the future of Java in this keynote Q&A together with Scott
June 05, 2009
Sascha reports from Freescale headquarters in Taipei, taking a first look at the Pegatron netbook, a very thin and light laptop with an estimated weight of 800
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
June 04, 2009
2 days ago Linpus announced to showcase Moblin Version 2 of their Linpus Linux Lite distribution for netbooks at COMPUTEX 2009 in Taipei. In this video recorded
June 03, 2009
Yet another video from busy Sascha at COMPUTEX 2009 getting his hands on the ECS T800 Netbook that will run the Linux based Android operating system and ship
June 02, 2009
Jolicloud, a new Ubuntu Linux based Internet operating system for netbooks now is officially in business. Jolicloud is described as an operating system that
June 01, 2009
Whether a mobile computer with a 11.6 inch screen is still a netbook or rather a subnotebook is a question one can argue or just don't care about.
May 30, 2009
Daniel Tsou from Singapore's Gadget Podcast Tech65 takes a detailed first look at the HP Mini 110 netbook in this video recorded live at HP's Touch The Future
April 28, 2009
About 10 million netbooks were sold in 2008. 20 million netbooks are predicted to be sold in 2009. In this presentation Tim Bajarin, president of Creative
April 14, 2009
At this year's FOSDEM (Free and Open Source Software Developers' European Meeting) Stefan Seyfried, who works on the openSUSE Linux distribution, gave this talk
March 22, 2009
Last weeks episode of German tv show neues from tv station 3Sat was a special about Linux called Linux - die Reise des Pinguins. I just watched it and want to
March 09, 2009
Another video from Sascha at the Linpus booth during CeBIT 2009. This time he presents Linpus' answer to Splashtop and HyperSpace called Linpus QuickOS on the
March 08, 2009
Sascha Pallenberg of Germany's No.1 netbook news site demonstrates a new secret netbook at the Linpus booth of this year's computer expo CeBIT. The super slim
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