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Asus shows ultra-thin notebook, Eee PC at Computex
— 5:02 AM on May 30, 2011

Computex — At a press conference this afternoon in Taipei, Taiwan, Asus lifted the lid on several new notebooks, including an incredibly sexy UX Series...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing

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XPS 15z looks like a MacBook Pro, costs $1,000
— 6:00 AM on May 25, 2011

In case you missed the news, Dell finally pulled the curtain off its long-awaited XPS 15z, the plus-size successor to the Adamo family. You can...

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Acer Iconia has dual 14-inch touch screens
— 7:00 AM on March 29, 2011

We've been hearing a lot of noise about inexpensive, ARM-powered slates lately, but there are other uses for touch screens. Acer has aptly demonstrated that...

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Samsung reveals ultra-thin Series 9 laptops
— 12:09 PM on March 17, 2011

Samsung has revealed a pair of ultra-thin laptops, each with different parentage. These Series 9 systems include the 11.6" NP900X1A, which is priced...

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Snooping Timbuk2's camera messenger bag
— 11:36 PM on March 10, 2011

For more than a decade, I lugged my notebook in a simple shoulder bag. I suppose you'd call it a messenger-style bag today, but...

Type: Blog post Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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Brazos comes to Acer's Aspire One 522 netbook
— 12:00 PM on February 16, 2011

AMD's Ontario APU has all the makings of an Atom killer. We take a look at Acer's Aspire One 522 netbook to see whether...

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Gloss begone
— 7:57 PM on February 10, 2011

There are few things that I despise more than the predominance of polished plastics in today's notebooks. Glossy finishes are the single worst...

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HP announces its first webOS slate, the TouchPad
— 3:26 PM on February 9, 2011

Attendees got more than they expected at HP's press conference today. Not only did the company unleash its long-awaited webOS slate; it also gave...

Type: News story Tags: Mobile computing Personal tech

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11.6'', Fusion-powered Sony laptop hits Amazon
— 10:57 AM on February 7, 2011

Ultraportable notebooks based on AMD's new Fusion processors are still trickling out. Sony's 11.6-inch Y Series laptop, for instance, has quietly appeared in...

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Western Digital's Scorpio Black 750GB notebook hard drive
— 3:16 PM on January 20, 2011

When we rounded up 7,200-RPM notebook drives last month, Western Digital's Scorpio Black 500GB was our clear favorite. Today, we explore whether a...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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Nvidia bumps clock speeds with GeForce 500M series
— 12:02 PM on January 13, 2011

The release of Nvidia's GeForce 500M-series notebook GPUs seemed to slip under the radar somewhat at CES last week, and with good reason—by Nvidia's own...

Type: News story Tags: Graphics Mobile computing

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Brazos ultraportables come out swinging
— 4:56 PM on January 10, 2011

The launch of Intel's Sandy Bridge processors last week was a tough act to follow. Nevertheless, AMD managed to draw crowds at CES with its...

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Notebook hard drives square off at 7,200 RPM
— 5:22 PM on December 2, 2010

SSDs may be the new hotness, but 7,200-RPM notebook drives are a more realistic option for most laptop users. We round up four of...

Type: Feature article Tags: Storage Mobile computing

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New, 11.6-inch MacBook Air starts at $999
— 2:09 PM on October 20, 2010

Not one to disappoint, Steve Jobs unveiled two new MacBook Air notebooks during his Back to the Mac event today: one with a 13.3" display...

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Asus' Eee PC 1015PN netbook
— 12:51 PM on October 19, 2010

This supercharged netbook couples Intel's dual-core Atom N550 processor with Nvidia's next-generation Ion GPU. Can it give consumer ultraportables a run for their money?

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Asus' N82Jv 14-inch notebook
— 10:24 AM on September 29, 2010

This full-sized notebook marries a Core i5 processor, Optimus-enabled Nvidia graphics, and USB 3.0 connectivity. Is it a winning combination?

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12.1'' Toughbook weighs three pounds, has DVD drive
— 3:11 PM on September 28, 2010

Panasonic claims to have broken a world record with its new Toughbook S9 notebook: that of the "lightest 12.1" laptop with an integrated DVD...

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Kids get their own notebook courtesy of Toshiba
— 2:22 PM on September 24, 2010

Kids these days are usually more comfortable with technology than their parents. It's no wonder, then, that according to an Opinion Solutions survey commissioned...

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