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Deals of the Day (8-19-11)

Well this is a blast from the past. I had almost forgotten that Lenovo launched a netbook with an 8.9 inch display a few years ago. It’s not the fastest or most powerful mini-laptop around, and to be honest, it’s the same size as a 10 inch netbook — it just has a larger bezel […]

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Warning: Lenovo IdeaPad S10 BIOS update can kill your netbook

Lenovo released a BIOS update (version 90) for Ideapad S9 and S10 netbooks earlier this month. But here’s a word of caution: Don’t upgrade to the latest BIOS unless you’re willing to risk leaving your computer in an unbootable state. Because that’s exactly what happened to a number of users in the Lenovo Forums. While […]

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Lenovo intros $340 Ideapad S9 in Taiwan

Lenovo may be having problems getting the IdePad S10 out the door in the US, but that hasn’t stopped the company from announcing launching the lower priced IdeaPad S9 laptop in Taiwan. The S9 has the same chassis as the S10, but it comes with a smaller, 9 inch screen instead of the 10 inch […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad S10 hits the FCC: Photos, lots and lots of photos

Can’t wait for hackers to get their hands on the upcoming Lenovo S10 (and S9) and start posting pictures of the tiny computer’s innards? No problem. Lenovo and the FCC have you covered. Engadget uncovered a ton of S9/S10 related documents on the FCC website, including more than 50 pictures of the computer and it’s […]

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Lenovo IdeaPad S9 video shows it’s… umm.. smaller than the S10

The folks at Notebooks.com got some alone time with the 9 inch version of the new Lenovo netbook. While Xavier accidentally refers to the computer as the IdeaPad S10, I believe this version will actually be known as the IdeaPad S9. That’s assuming that the S10 and S9 monikers have anything at all to do […]