Microsoft's Mesh Video and Screens: File Sync and Sharing Was Never So…

Microsoft's Mesh seems full of promise, even if you can't find a jargon free definition of it anywhere, even Microsoft: All your devices working together; Access from Anywhere, Simple to Share; Stay Informed; Protection You Know. Let's stick with the simple here and now: It's online file syncing, sharing, and storage… » 4/23/08 8:48pm 4/23/08 8:48pm

Hands On: Zonbu's Data Syncing Linux Notebook

The $279 Zonbu Notebook is the latest offering from the Open Source computer company—following up on the $99 Zonbu Desktop released earlier this year. The software is the same OS seen on the desktop, updated with a few new features such as real time data syncing. But the question remains: Does Zonbu find the sweet… » 11/28/07 9:00am 11/28/07 9:00am

Everex $200 Linux gPC Hits Wal-Mart, Bowls Rednecks Over

Can the masses be wooed by Linux? Second-tier PC maker Everex teamed up with a startup called gOS to build the gPC TC2502, a $199 VIA-powered Ubuntu 7.10 Linux system with an Enlightenment E17 interface. Although they assure us that the "g" doesn't stand for Google, the PC's productivity will be almost solely derived… » 10/31/07 12:59pm 10/31/07 12:59pm

22 Things to Know About the $99 Zonbu Linux PC

Click to viewI got time with the Zonbu, a $99 Linux PC that is amazingly as simple to use as a Mac. That's because it's preloaded with best-of-breed open source software for almost anything you'd need, all managed via the other cool thing the Zonbu has: A 4GB CF card that acts as a cache for the 25-100GB of personal… » 5/23/07 3:01pm 5/23/07 3:01pm

Zonbu to Roll Out $99 Linux-Based Computer This Summer

Click to viewThere's a cheap computer on the way that undercuts them all, the $99 Zonbu, due this summer in a silent-running form factor that's about the size of a paperback book. It has 4GB of flash memory on board, and automatically backs up a copy of your data online. Besides that $99 purchase price, you'll also… » 5/07/07 9:51am 5/07/07 9:51am