Fix for Screwed Up Ubuntu Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Disk Partitions

Dell has just posted an update that should take care of the annoying partition error in Ubuntu Inspiron Mini 9s » 10/24/08 8:10pm 10/24/08 8:10pm that would cause systems with 8GB or 16GB storage to only have 4GB of formatted disk space. Run the update manager, install the patch, restart your system and voila, you have all the space you paid for. []

Dell Inspiron Mini 9, Now Running OS X Leopard

The first time a mini-notebook is loaded with OS X, like any right of passage, it's a major event. And now the Inspiron Mini 9 has become a man, or at least an honorary Apple fanboy. Loaded with a slipstreamed version of OSX in a manner similar to the MSI Wind, the wireless card, Ethernet and sound didn't work… » 10/02/08 5:40pm 10/02/08 5:40pm

Rumor Smash: Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Doesn't Have Hidden 3G Powers (Yet)

Even though Vodafone is gleefully selling Dell's Inspiron Mini 9 » 9/08/08 5:25pm 9/08/08 5:25pm with , it turns out that Mini 9s sold in the US actually don't possess latent 3G powers like that annoying kid on . A solid source close to the matter told us that while every Mini 9 uses the same motherboard with a port for integrated mobile broadband…

Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Has Hidden Built-In 3G

When Michael Dell mentioned yesterday » 9/04/08 9:00pm 9/04/08 9:00pm that he thinks telcos will subsidize netbooks to sell integrated 3G services, he wasn't quite talking out of his ass—an unmentioned feature of the Inspiron Mini 9 is . The first carrier to sell the Mini with 3G . No carrier announcements in the US yet, but since it's HSDPA…

Dell Inspiron Mini 9 Available Now: Windows XP $399, Ubuntu $349

The way Dell introduced the Inspiron Mini 9 was pretty inspired, so it's almost been depressing watching the steady stream of leaks deflate it into a now familiar device, even though it's only being released today. As leaked, inside is an Intel Atom Diamondville processor and it has a 1024x600 LED-backlit screen with… » 9/04/08 1:47am 9/04/08 1:47am