8 Results for

pre-boot

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Pre-boot operating systems solve problems we shouldn't have

Until operating systems start fast and sleep soundly, Linux-based "pre-boot" operating environments are good solutions. Too bad nobody uses them.

By January 5, 2009

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Microsoft promises faster startup for Windows 8

A hybrid hibernation technology lops 30 percent to 70 percent off Windows 8 startup time, says Microsoft, trying to fix an ages-old problem.

By September 9, 2011

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Dell Latitude E4310: Headed for a meeting room near you

Hang on to your Filofax. Dell's announced the new Latitude E4310 -- a pretty little 13-inch laptop aimed at frequent travellers and executive types

By May 4, 2010

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Instant search comes to Splashtop

Notebooks loaded with Splashtop will allow Yahoo Searches direct from the Instant-on desktop.

By July 23, 2009

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Xandros instant-on platform: Who needs it?

Linux vendor will make a pre-boot operating system for Windows boxes.

By March 2, 2009

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Hands-on: HyperSpace by Phoenix joins the instant-on fray

Phoenix is jumping into the action with its HyperSpace OS, as featured on a handful of new Lenovo laptops including the S10 Netbook.

By January 5, 2009

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Hardware for Webware: A motherboard with embedded Firefox

The new Asus P5E3 Deluxe motherboard comes with embedded Linux, Firefox, and Skype.

By October 10, 2007

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New and Noteworthy: Windows XP booting on an Intel iMac: video; Microsoft's EFI Pullback is Apple's Gain; more

New and Noteworthy: Windows XP booting on an Intel iMac: video; Microsoft's EFI Pullback is Apple's Gain; more

By March 15, 2006