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More HP Mini netbooks with Cedar Trail chips on the way

HP recently introduced a new business netbook with an Atom N2600 Cedar Trail processors. Now it looks like the company is getting ready to upgrade its consumer netbooks with Cedar Trail chips as well.   French retailer Géant’s latest product catalog shows listings for new HP Mini 110 and Mini 210 netbooks with Intel’s latest low-power […]

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Tiny Core Linux 4.2 is a complete operating system in 64MB or less

Once upon a time operating systems shipped on a stack of 1.4MP floppy disks. These days most come on DVDs because the installer files can’t fit on 640MB CDs. And then there’s Tiny Core Linux. Tiny Core is a light-weight Linux distribution focused on providing a fast, small, but usable operating system. TinyCore uses just […]

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CyanogenMod 9 Alpha 0.6 for the HP TouchPad now available

CyanogenMod developer Dalingrin has released a minor update to CM9 for the HP TouchPad tablet. The latest software is still based on Google Android 4.0 Ice Cream Sandwich, but it includes a handful of bug fixes and a few new features. Update: Nightly builds of CyanogenMod 9 Alpha for the HP TouchPad are now available. You […]

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NOOK Tablet hacks: Flash a custom ROM or boot Ubuntu to restore OS 1.4.0

NOOK Tablet hackers have added a few new tools to their arsenal this weekend. Developer Cobroto has put together one of the first custom ROMs for the tablet, while developer AdamOutler has put together a rather impressive tool based on Ubuntu Linux which you can use to reformat the NOOK Tablet and roll back from […]

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Vote for Liliputing in Freescale’s 2012 Smart Mobile Device Pundit list

Chip-maker Freescale wants to know who your favorite mobile tech journalists or bloggers are. For the second year in the row, I’ve made the top 20 list, but unlike in 2011, this year Freescale is giving out just 5 awards. If you appreciate the mobile device coverage you’ve read on Liliputing over the last few […]

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Some ultrabooks could sport next-gen NVIDIA graphics

Ultrabooks are thin and light laptops that, by definition, feature Intel processors. That’s because Intel trademarked the word “ultrabook,” and the chipmaker provides PC makers with guidelines for building ultrabooks. But just because all ultrabooks have Intel CPUs doesn’t mean they’ll all have to rely on Intel integrated graphics. Fudzilla reports that several upcoming ultrabooks, […]