20 Results for

flash-based notebooks

Article

Analyst: Returns, technical problems high with flash-based notebooks

Almost one-third of flash-based notebooks being shipped are being returned, says Avi Cohen of Avian Securities. Dell agrees there are problems.

By March 17, 2008

Article

Seagate to make flash-based hard drives

Has hell frozen over? The big maker of hard drives is going to put a toe into flash drives too.

By August 22, 2007

Article

The flash future of the MacBook

Apple CEO Steve Jobs made it clear yesterday that the hard-drive-less MacBook Air is the future of his company's notebook lineup.

By October 21, 2010

Article

Why Apple's new MacBook should worry Microsoft

It's not that a pricey ultraportable threatens Windows' still-huge market share. But its ultra-fast resume feature and long battery life could be tough for the PC to match.

By October 21, 2010

Article

Why Apple must do a Netbook now

With news that users are hacking Windows and Linux Netbooks to run OS X--and run it pretty well--Apple needs to release a Netbook of its own before it loses ground in the highest-growth laptop category.

By February 27, 2009

Article

This week in laptops

Laptop news for the week of March 17.

By March 21, 2008

Article

Windows 7 to reach down to Netbooks

When Microsoft talks Windows 7 next week, expect the software maker to talk about a product that can reach a part of the market that Vista has so far barely touched.

By October 24, 2008

Article

Dell: Flash notebooks are working fine

The return rates on flash notebooks are far lower than what a Wall Street research firm claimed, Dell says. And the firm agrees.

By March 19, 2008

Article

A flash memory notebook: The sounds of silence

A lot of people are talking about flash notebooks, so CNET News.com's Michael Kanellos took one out for a spin.

By March 11, 2008

Article

Hard drive industry shows resilience

Despite the HDD industry leader's poor quarter, iSuppli says overall the industry is doing well despite economic uncertainty.

By July 22, 2008