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Viliv S5: Are UMPCs lost between Netbooks and smartphones?

It's too large to be a smart device, and too small to be a useful Netbook. Is the import-only Viliv S5 right for you?

By June 17, 2009


Buzz Out Loud 1284: Superman is faster than a foreclosing bank (podcast)

On today's show, Intel's FTC antitrust settlement, Darren Kitchen explains the iOS vulnerability that makes all your devices belong to PDF, and the feds admit they're storing some of your checkpoint body scan images ... for ... some reason. Yuck. Also, Facebook for Android finally comes into the modern age. Phew.

By August 4, 2010


Know your tablets

CNET's Donald Bell breaks down the current product landscape for tablet computers, including the iPad, Android tablets, Windows tablets, e-readers, and more.

By May 22, 2010


Reporters' Roundtable Podcast: A tablet future?

2010 will probably see new tablet computers from Apple and maybe even Microsoft. What do they know that our panel does not? Featuring Ryan Block and Harry McCracken.

By October 9, 2009


Is the future of Netbooks something smaller, or is that all in the past?

Is the Viliv S7 onto something evolutionary, or is it clinging to yesterday's idea of the future?

By September 24, 2009


Hands-on with the HTC Shift: UMPC slider

We've got our hands on an HTC Shift. Does its compact design, lightweight chassis and versatility make for a winning combination? Hang on, it costs how much?!

By April 28, 2008


Keyboard for Apple tablet already here?

Some tech pundits think keyboard-less tablet-style PCs are fundamentally flawed and that not even Apple can make a successful one. But there's a simple workaround and Apple already sells it.

By August 12, 2009


It's a phone, it's a UMPC, it's...an HDPC?

A Korean hardware maker introduces a hybrid phone and ultramobile PC.

By March 24, 2008


UMPCs: Very mobile but not very pretty

Before the Intel Atom processors, there was the A110. This chip spawned some unsightly notebooks.

By March 21, 2008


MWg plans UMPCs, smartphones for Asia

First products in awhile from the former O2 Asia.

By February 27, 2008