Asus Eee PC 900 Getting Early LaunchS

In order to beat the increasingly heavy cheap subnotebook competition from Acer, HP and everyone's mother to the market, Asus is pushing its Eee PC 900 out the door a month earlier than originally scheduled, according to our favorite Asian rumor mill, DigiTimes. They were set to launch in June, but Asus is speeding it up to May,

even initially foregoing Intel's hot new Atom chipset so it can yell "first!" [DigiTimes]