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.
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.
The most important things to know when shopping for a new laptop, hybrid, or Windows tablet.
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?
These won't last long, in part because they come with 200MB of monthly 4G data -- for life -- and in part because they're awesome.
Microsoft is pushing inexpensive laptops to contain the growing Google-fueled threat. But they could wind up as extinct as the late-naughts netbook.
Full Windows 8, a touchscreen, a laptop and tablet combined...and great battery life. Did we mention it costs under $400?
That's for a 2GB model. Want 4GB and your choice of colors? Just $20 more.
Google's Chrome OS operating system gets proximity log-in and access to Android apps.
The Taiwanese company's leader talks design and how Asus has been trying a new approach with its latest portfolio of products.