Comments: 1Friday, March 12th 2010 - 21:50 CET
Last year, the netbook appeared to be at the beginning of a large breakthrough. A year later, the opposite seems to be the case. The notebooks have become smaller and have actually been taking over the place that the netbooks should have been filling. Still, here and there we have seen some netbooks by manufacturers such as Samsung and in this case Acer. The Acer Aspire One 532G is the first netbook that is completely configured in order to be able to process HD multimedia content. According to an Acer spokesperson, the Acer One 532G netbook is equipped with a NVIDIA video card, namely NVIDIA's Ion 2. With this NVIDIA video card, 1080p content can be viewed without a problem.
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Comments: 0Sunday, February 21st 2010 - 11:00 CET
Samsung Electronics was demonstrating the world’s first Long Term Evolution (LTE) netbook PC at Mobile World Congress 2010. Samsung’s own in-house designed LTE modem chipset, Kalmia, enabled the development of a small form factor netbook with LTE capability. Following the company’s latest deployment of a commercial LTE dongle, Samsung reasserts its industry-leading position in next generation mobile technology with the largest line-up of devices. Alongside the world’s first demonstration of the LTE netbook N150, Samsung also showcased an extensive line-up of Samsung netbooks and note PCs at the show including the Samsung N210, N220 and Samsung NB30.
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Comments: 0Wednesday, January 27th 2010 - 21:45 CET
Apple introduced iPad, a revolutionary device for browsing the web, reading and sending email, enjoying photos, watching videos, listening to music, playing games, reading e-books and much more. Apple iPad’s responsive high-resolution Multi-Touch display lets users physically interact with applications and content. Apple iPad is just 0.5 inches thick and weighs just 1.5 pounds thinner and lighter than any laptop or netbook. Apple iPad includes 12 new innovative apps designed especially for the iPad, and will run almost all of the over 140,000 apps in the App Store. Apple iPad will be available in late March starting at the breakthrough price of just $499.
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Comments: 0Tuesday, January 26th 2010 - 01:00 CET
Toshiba intros the Satellite E205 laptop, a next-generation thin and light Satellite laptop that features distinctive styling, performance-class technologies and new features that deliver more wireless freedom than ever. The new Toshiba Satellite laptop represents the second collaboration between Toshiba and Best Buy as part of the retailer’s Blue Label initiative. The Toshiba Satellite E205 notebook is one of the first laptops to feature Intel Wireless Display technology, which makes it possible for consumers to wirelessly connect the laptop to a big screen HDTV and enjoy digital content with great image clarity and amazing sound - at the touch of a button.
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Comments: 0Sunday, December 27th 2009 - 20:05 CET
Acer introduced its new Acer TravelMate Timeline notebooks for business customers. The new Acer TravelMate Timeline 8571, 8471 and 8371 are ultra-thin mobile workhorse notebooks designed for on-the-go professionals who need prolonged productivity. A long lasting six-cell battery provides up to eight hours of power when Acer PowerSmart Manager is enabled. Offering a choice of Intel Core 2 Duo Processors supporting Intel 64 architecture and equipped with the Intel GS45 Express chipset, and either 3GB or 4GB of fast SDRAM, the Acer TravelMate Timeline notebooks provide the horsepower business professionals need for multi-tasking or powering advanced software applications.
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Comments: 0Sunday, December 27th 2009 - 20:05 CET
Dell’s hot-selling Inspiron Mini 10 netbook is getting better with a fresh new look and longer battery life to go along with technology enhancements and easy connectivity capabilities that make it a fashionable and functional must-have for on-the-go people. Updates to the Dell Mini 10 notebook include optional high definition entertainment bundles that deliver rich, smooth playback of streaming HD video in addition to Web surfing, email, listening to music and sharing user-generated content in real time. Dell expects the redesigned Inspiron 10 Mini notebook to be available the first part of January 2010.
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Comments: 0Friday, November 27th 2009 - 12:00 CET
Acer America, the world’s second largest notebook PC vendor and third largest Personal Computer vendor, announced U.S. availability of the Aspire One AOD250 netbook featuring a dual-boot operating system including Android and Windows XP Home. The open design of Android gives Aspire One users faster connections to the Internet and increased access to productivity and entertainment applications. Continuing to push the envelope on mobile computing solutions, Acer is offering the 10.1-inch Aspire One AOD250 notebook with Android and Windows XP to United States customers with prices beginning at $349.99.
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Comments: 0Sunday, November 1st 2009 - 10:40 CET
Bringing affordability to the ultra portable notebook platform, Acer announced the new Acer Aspire AS1410 Notebook series. These new Acer notebooks integrate enough power for enjoying digital entertainment in a very sleek, stylish design for just $399. Just one-inch-thin and 3.08 pounds, these new Acer notebooks are sleek and light, but with a full-size keyboard. The full-sized keyboard is comfortable and easy to type on, particularly for taking advantage of productivity applications. The compact size of the Acer notebooks combined with a traditional keyboard comprises a convenient platform for frequent travelers and students.
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Comments: 0Thursday, October 29th 2009 - 23:00 CET
Garmin and TomTom had better beware now that Google focuses on developing its own Google navigation. Google is likely to expand its existing Google Maps application with its own navigation software. It is more than likely that this mobile navigation application will be available for free. The shareholders club of recognized GPS navigation manufacturers will certainly not be amused, to put it mildly. Google has already been investing in Maps for several years, and besides that, it provides Google Latitude; a relatively new service to locate GPS individuals on Maps. In combination with Google Ads, Google navigation is bound to become a big business success!
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Comments: 0Tuesday, October 27th 2009 - 14:30 CET
Acer announced its new Aspire 5738DG, an innovative notebook with 3D viewing technology. Featuring advanced display capabilities, high-definition graphics engine, premium Intel Core 2 Duo processor and Dolby surround sound, the new Acer 5738 DG notebook delivers cinematic images that literally pop from the screen, while maintaining the performance and productivity features of a desktop replacement notebook. Introduced with the exciting new Windows 7 Home Premium operating system, the new Acer Aspire 3D notebook will be available this week at select retailers.
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