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Asus to offer 3G Eee PC in September

Asus plans to launch a version of its popular Eee PC laptop with built-in support for 3G wireless connections later this year. PC World is reporting that European customers might be able to pick up a 3G unit as early as late September. Asus likely won’t be the first company to throw a 3G card […]

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Asus quietly releases new 16GB Eee PC 900 model

Asus appears to have launched a slightly retooled version of the Eee PC 900 laptop. The Eee PC 900 is the precursor to the 901 series, and packs an Intel Celeron 900Mhz CPU instead of the newers Intel Atom chip. Originally the Eee PC 900 was available only in 12GB Windows XP and 20GB Linux […]

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The 3K RazorBook has an extended family

When you buy a computer from a well known company, there’s a good chance it was actually manufacturer by a less well known company that specializes in producing OEM computers and electronics for big companies like Acer, HP, and Dell. Every now and then you’ll even find two companies selling nearly identical machines based on […]

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Operating system news roundup

Acer, Asus, and MSI may have been busy making headlines this week, but not everything is about hardware. Microsoft and Xandros both made moves this week that could have a major impact on the low cost ultraportable laptop market: Microsoft softens its stance on Windows XP for low cost computers: While Microsoft may have stopped […]

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Amtek Elego: Ugly but promising tiny laptop

While some computer makers try to set themselves apart from the competition by offering additional features or a lower price, Amtek seems to be taking a different approach. On paper, the upcoming Amtek Elego PC looks pretty much like every other low-cost ultraportable: Display: 8.9 inch 1024 x 600 pixel CPU CPU: 1.6GHz Intel Atom […]

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Some new members of the "Eee Family"

Leave it up to LAPTOP Magazine to pull out all the stops and help ASUS with its next line of Eee PC products. Ok, we don’t really want a lot of these gadgets to start appearing in the Eee family but the brilliant and beautiful folks over at Laptopmag.com came up with some pretty clever […]