Betting on a full 1080p display partly justifies the Dell Venue 11 Pro's higher price compared to other Atom-powered tablets. But the keyboard dock add-on, which should turn this into a functional laptop alternative, is too expensive and occasionally frustrating to use.
New netbook designs pose this pesky question: why are subnotebooks so expensive?
Sales of Apple computers jump 26 percent in July from the same month last year, while PC sales inch up just 4 percent over the same period, according to data from NPD.
Some of the upgrades we might see in the next MacBook Air include a bigger and better solid-state drive, improved design, and upgraded processors.
New and Noteworthy: Reuters: Apple may use flash for notebooks; Microsoft pitches HD Photo as JPEG alternative; more
Sony demonstrated a new electroluminescent display that is paper thin at the Display2008 conference in Japan.
The company is in talks with telecom providers and others to work out how Netbooks running Windows 7 could be bundled with other hardware and services.
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.
Recession or no recession, CEO Otellini remains bullish on Intel's prospects in the second half of year.
Two new Atom processors are ready for prime time, adding low-cost desktops and notebooks to the mix after tackling mobile Internet devices earlier in the year.