Rumors have been swirling about an Apple subnotebook. But as Don Reisinger points out, Apple will not ignore these rumors, it won't release one of these devices.
An executive of the chip architecture licenser does not confirm which companies may be manufacturing subnotebooks using ARM-based semiconductors.
New netbook designs pose this pesky question: why are subnotebooks so expensive?
Asus, Everex, and soon perhaps even Hewlett-Packard and Acer, are making subnotebooks for niche markets. And we probably owe a small debt to the Foleo for that.
After a two-year pause and uninspiring sales, the company is reviving its Windows CE sub-notebook line, which will relaunch tomorrow as the Handheld PC 2000.
The Japanese electronics maker is apparently poised to reenter the PC market with a portable, a natural move after a long absence.
Apple will sell a diminutive portable in Japan, a model U.S. customers aren't likely to see due to the smaller American market for such devices.
Two new ultralight notebook PCs are introduced at the Spring Comdex conference.
Comdex Toshiba is expected to announce a new line of lightweight notebook computers for the U.S. market that give new meaning to "ultraportable."
The electronics giant will introduce a three-pound notebook next week at an aggressive price point which could hit the sweet spot for subnotebooks.