More Eee PC 900 launch dates, plus dissection pictures

Two more bits of Eee PC 900 news to report and then I’m done. Well, until I uncover some other interesting tidbit. First up, while I haven’t seen any hint of a US release date yet, it looks like the Eee PC 900 will be available in France on April 17th. Several sites have reported […]

Eee PC 900 has 2 separate solid state disks, not just two partitions

Apparently Asus didn’t just divide the storage on the Eee PC 900 into two separate partitions like I’d originally thought. No, they instead have put two separate solid state disks in each unit. Both the Linux and Windows XP models will have 4GB of flash storage soldered to the motherboard, and the Linux version will […]

MSI Wind gets price and launch timeframe

MSI has released a few more details about its upcoming MSI Wind ultraportable laptop computer. The company will introduce a series of models with screens ranging from 8.9 inches to 10 inches, and Intel Shelton processors running between 1GHz and 1.6GHz. That;s the old news. The new stuff is this: the computers will cost between […]

GoblinX Mini – lightweight alternative Linux distro for the Eee PC

Like the Eee PC’s hardware, but wish it had an operating system besides Windows or Xandros Linux? There are dozens of other Linux distributions that run on the Eee PC without complaint, and a handful of distributions that even supports the Eee PC’s hardware all the way down to the Fn key shortcuts right out […]