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FrontFace for Netbooks and Tablets

FrontFace for Netbooks and Tablets is an application that transforms a Windows-based Netbook, Tablet PC, or home computer into a versatile...

April 25, 2012 By mirabyte

Netbook to die off 2015, says iSuppli

The netbook was just a transition device to the post-PC era. In retrospect, Apple's iPad was the meteor that forced netbooks into extinction.

April 12, 2013

Cameraphones drive online photo-sharing

Cameraphones are now the main way that consumers share photos, rather than by email, according to a survey of 2,000 British and American consumers by Futuresource Consulting. The results are frequently viewed on a laptop or netbook PC by UK consumers, though "consumers in the USA tend to use the desktop PC," the company says.

December 20, 2011 by

PC sales slump in the UK and Europe, says Gartner

Netbook shipments in Western Europe halved in this year's second quarter, with problems at the market-leading Acer contributing to a major market slump, according to Gartner's provisional estimates. The industry research company reckons that, in this geographical area, PC shipments fell by 18.

August 17, 2011 by

HP Noteboooks Essential System Updates

This package from HP Customer Support installs Microsoft fixes and enhancements for the Microsoft Windows 7 Operating Systems, as well...

August 30, 2011 By Hewlett-Packard

Asus posts teaser of 'super-slim' Eee PC netbook

Asus is preparing to launch a very thin Eee PC netbook that may be sold with a Linux distribution, a teaser on Facebook suggests.Posted on the official Asus Facebook page on Wednesday, the teaser describes the device as "no ordinary netbook", noting that the "super-slim" subnotebook "has a twist".

May 26, 2011 by

HP Support Assistant for HP Notebooks

The HP Support Assistant enables HP customers to discover, maintain, and troubleshoot issues with their HP Notebook computers. This...

September 9, 2010 By Hewlett-Packard

Jam tomorrow: Dell unwraps its Christmas offerings

Dell showed off a raft of new products in London yesterday, including the Inspiron Duo netbook/tablet, an all-in-one touch screen PC, an M101z netbook, and the latest Dell Streak mobile phone. One of Dell's staff also had a Venue Pro running Windows Phone 7.

November 23, 2010 by

Dell's flipping Inspiron Duo Tablet brings back memories

Dell showed its forthcoming Inspiron Duo Tablet at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF 2010) but it would be nice if it called it the Dell Flip, or at least the Dell Transformer. It’s a convertible -- it works either as a netbook PC or as an entertainment tablet -- but takes a different approach to swivelling the screen, as show in the video below.

September 17, 2010 by

Microsoft MultiPoint Server 2010

All over the world, schools are facing the same challenge: bringing ICT to students in a cost-effective way. "Each student should have their own laptop/netbook/PC," echoes the mantra, and school budgets groan trying to make ends meet. Microsoft MultiPoint Server 2010 seeks to solve the problem.

September 5, 2010 by

Jolicloud: The future is HTML 5

Jolicloud chief Tariq Krim talks about where the cloud-based netbook OS is headed, notes where Google's Chrome OS fits in and envisages a future where PC upgrades centre on the OS

August 2, 2010 by

Easy Peasy 1.6

Easy Peasy was one of the first derivatives of the Ubuntu Netbook Remix, originally targeted specifically at the ASUS Eee PC line of netbooks. It has now widened its horizons, and bills itself as an "Open Source Netbook OS", so they are aiming across the entire netbook market segment.

May 4, 2010 by

FizzbookSpin: Intel's latest Classmate

Intel has announced details of the FizzbookSpin, which is based on the Quanta NL2 model of Intel's third-generation Classmate PC design. The FizzbookSpin, which is due to be released in May, is a low-cost convertible netbook aimed primarily at children aged between 5 and 11.

April 22, 2010

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