Rumor: This Month Could See Google Chrome OS Netbooks Appear

It's under two months until Christmas, so it figures that talk of a Chrome OS netbook should heat up again. Digitimes is claiming the first "notebook" is manufactured by Iventec, with netbooks from Acer and HP launching in December. [Digitimes] » 11/02/10 4:10am 11/02/10 4:10am

Smartbooks Are Dying On the Vine. That's Dumb.

What if I told you there was an ultralight device that put all the functionality of a powerful tablet into the thinnest, lightest laptop you ever saw? It exists. It could be great. And it's dying before its time. » 5/28/10 12:26pm 5/28/10 12:26pm

Tegra 2 Coming in January: Nvidia Promises Netbooks, Smartphones and…

The Tegra system-on-a-chip, the zippy hardware that powers the Zune HD, had so much potential. Then, the delays. Slow pickup. Disappointment. Whatever happened to the Tegra, Nvidia doesn't want it to happen again. This time, they say, will be different. » 12/16/09 1:51pm 12/16/09 1:51pm

Android-Based Asus Smartbook Arrives Early Next Year

That on-again, off-again Asus Eee PC with Android OS, and 1GHz Snapdragon processor is, well, back on again. Asus now calls it their "secret weapon" and says it should arrive early next year for about $180 bucks. » 10/30/09 7:35am 10/30/09 7:35am

VIA And ARM Still Trying to Beat Intel Atom And Get Inside Netbook…

Intel's Atom processor is found in virtually every netbook, but others are still trying to get inside your mini-laptop. Independently, ARM and VIA are showing improved chips, but both won't touch what Intel has in store. » 9/16/09 10:10am 9/16/09 10:10am