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ultra-portable pcs


Tablets go mainstream

The iPad line is still the king of tablets, but this year it got some competition from credible, affordable alternatives. Expect that to continue, as traditional PCs continue to give way to their more portable touch-screen cousins.

By December 11, 2012


Vizio unveiling PC range at CES, promises rock-bottom prices

A company renowned for making great quality TVs at rock-bottom prices in the US is about to introduce laptops and desktop PCs.

By January 7, 2012


Why is Microsoft underpowering One Laptop Per Child?

Microsoft is trying to cut the emerging ultra-portable market off at the knees to keep it from using Linux. This is abusive on Microsoft's part, but shameful on One Laptop Per Child's.

By May 13, 2008


Top five external hard drives: Backup is like insurance

CNET editor Dong Ngo rounds up current top external hard drives that make the best backup drives.

By May 8, 2014


Hitachi Touro portable drive review: More sex appeal than capacity

CNET editor Dong Ngo gives his take on Hitachi's Touro portable drive.

By July 25, 2011


Lenovo Yoga 2 11-inch

Lenovo's Yoga 2 11 combines the popular Yoga hybrid design with an affordable 11-inch ultraportable for a system that's budget-feeling but sturdy, and one of the best of a new breed of low-cost hybrids.

July 16, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 16, 2014

Data backup: Top portable drives for home users (roundup)

Here are CNET editor Dong Ngo's Top 5 storage devices that make backing up easy for home users.

By October 27, 2011


Five easy backup devices for home users

Here are CNET editor Dong Ngo's top five storage devices that make backing up so easy for home users.

By August 3, 2011


Fitbit Zip

The Fitbit Zip is the best fitness tracker you can buy for under $60.

April 11, 2013

3.5 stars Editors' rating April 11, 2013