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MSI to launch dual core netbook soon, Android tablet early next year?

Sure, MSI was showing off Google Android powered tablets along with the best of them at CES in January, 2010. But the prototypes didn’t exactly work all that well, and the company has repeatedly postponed plans to actually launch the tablet. Now it looks like you might have to wait until March, 2011 to get […]

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Starbucks Digital Network launches today

A few months ago Starbucks started offering free WiFi at all its US locations, along with a promise of exclusive content that would only be available to customers surfing the web at Starbucks hotpsots. Today that exclusive content went online. It’s called Starbucks Digital Network. The network includes free access to the subscription versions of […]

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Thinix Touch software makes Windows 7 slates almost usable

Thinix Touch is an application designed to make Windows 7 a more touch-friendly operating system. Sure, Microsoft built support for multitouch gestures into Windows 7, as well as a bigger taskbar with nice large icons that are easier to tap with your fingers. But many UI elements were simply designed for a mouse and keyboard […]

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Apple launches new MacBook Air ultraportable laptop

Apple has long stated that it has no plans to offer a netbook, instead suggesting that the iPhone or the iPad served the same niche as Windows netbooks. But the truth is, before the first consumer netbooks launched, Apple already had a very netbook-like product: The MacBook Air. It’s thinner, lighter, and generally smaller than […]