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NetBooks

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What can we learn from netbooks?

From 2007 to 2009, we saw the rise of the low-powered, dirt-cheap netbook. Today these clunky computers are frequently mocked -- but they did teach us a lesson.

By October 20, 2014

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Netbooks: What were we thinking?

These oft-ridiculed, low-powered laptops were crushed by the iPad, but had an important part to play in the story of computing. Check it out.

By October 20, 2014

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​Asus embraces old and new with ZenWatch, Netbook

It's no surprise at the IFA show to see another manufacturing power join the smartwatch market. But weren't Netbooks left for dead after consumers moved to tablets instead?

By September 3, 2014

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Asus Transformer Book T100 is a netbook-meets-tablet with tremendous budget appeal

Full Windows 8, a touchscreen, a laptop and tablet combined...and great battery life. Did we mention it costs under $400?

By November 22, 2013

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The HP SlateBook x2 looks a lot like your typical Netbook (pictures)

The HP SlateBook X2 can be used as a standalone tablet, but it was made for its included keyboard.

8 Images By August 23, 2013

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Netbook to go extinct by 2015, says iSuppli

Netbooks were just a transition device to the post-PC era. In retrospect, Apple's iPad was the meteor that forced Netbooks into extinction.

By April 12, 2013

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Apple's Cook on competitors: 'They're confused'

Apple CEO Tim Cook says that his company's competitors have "chased after Netbooks" and now want to "make tablets into PCs and PCs into tablets."

By October 22, 2013

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Asus Windows 8 tablet does the switcheroo to a 'Netbook'

Asus Tablet 810 when docked harkens back to the days when the Netbook was in vogue.

By June 7, 2012

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CNET Labscast 20: The last Netbook, Lytro demo, and gaming on the Razer Blade

A Netbook, a camera, and a gaming laptop are our live on-air hardware demos for this week.

By March 16, 2012

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CNET Labscast Ep. 20: The last netbook, Lytro demo, and gaming on the Razer Blade

This week, we check out the first new netbook we've seen in a long while, demo the amazing new Lytro camera, and test some games on the funky Razer Blade laptop.

By March 15, 2012