Until operating systems start fast and sleep soundly, Linux-based "pre-boot" operating environments are good solutions. Too bad nobody uses them.
A hybrid hibernation technology lops 30 percent to 70 percent off Windows 8 startup time, says Microsoft, trying to fix an ages-old problem.
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
Notebooks loaded with Splashtop will allow Yahoo Searches direct from the Instant-on desktop.
Linux vendor will make a pre-boot operating system for Windows boxes.
Phoenix is jumping into the action with its HyperSpace OS, as featured on a handful of new Lenovo laptops including the S10 Netbook.
The new Asus P5E3 Deluxe motherboard comes with embedded Linux, Firefox, and Skype.
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The encryption software maker and its parent company Security Dynamics announce a set of security services--the first joint effort between the two companies since they merged.