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?
The Taiwanese company's leader talks design and how Asus has been trying a new approach with its latest portfolio of products.
Is Android Wear a revision of Google Glass, or a completely different vision? Either way, it'll have a huge influence on the rest of the wearable product landscape in 2014 and beyond.
The chipmaker plans to shut down its AppUp store, a remnant of the short-lived Netbook era.
Netbooks were just a transition device to the post-PC era. In retrospect, Apple's iPad was the meteor that forced Netbooks into extinction.
HP's latest notebook to run Google's no-frills software, the Chromebook 11, has had its price slashed from £230 to £200 on Amazon.
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."
Apple says Microsoft is "confused." There's some truth to that. But that doesn't mean Apple has all of the answers either.
commentary Google's got the Chromebook price point nailed, but until major missing pieces like apps fall into place, the browser-based laptop will be stuck in a tributary outside the mainstream.
The new, budget-minded Chromebook 11 takes many of its cues from the much more expensive Chromebook Pixel. Google's goal: to push the devices into the mainstream.