Return of the little guys: the week in laptops
The netbook's second wave, more back-to-school laptops, and rumors galore. It's the week in laptops!
It was nice while it lasted. After a multi-week break from overwhelming netbook news, we were HP is contemplating a low-cost version of its 2133 Mini-Note. And Asus, not quite content with its many varieties of Eee PC, is reportedly on its netbooks.of tiny systems from Asus, Acer, and Sylvania. Feeling a little left out of the party, LG is supposedly . Rumor has it that
The elderly among us may remember that before there were netbooks, there was the ultra-mobile PC. We got one of those this week, too, in the form of a prototype from Toshiba.
In Reviews, we continued through the queue of
Also worth reading: Panasonic refreshed two Toughbook laptops; an Intel exec confirmed a for August; bloggers speculated about a possible "MacBook Touch" in the third quarter of this year; we compared three different configurations of the Dell Inspiron 1525; and the fine folks at NotebookReview continued their series of explanations, this time digging into how processors work.
Finally, if you plan to configure a new laptop anytime soon, make sure you're not.
Have a great weekend!