OLPC has said it is working on the next generation of XO laptops, and has released a few very intriguing photos and details for the XO 2.0.
As part of a wider hardware refresh, the XO laptop for education in developing countries will get a Via C7-M instead of an AMD Geode processor.
Newsweek touts the Amazon.com Kindle reader as the "turning point in a transformation toward Book 2.0." (parent.thesis) blogger Amy Tiemann wishes for future success of e-reader technology.
Crave presents the week's laptop news, in digest form.
For less than $400, the Asus Eee PC 4G offers an impressive package for portable Web surfing and basic productivity, as long as you keep expectations tempered. The incredibly approachable price outweighs any shortcomings; it's a near perfect choice for a highly portable second or backup laptop.
The 9-inch Asus Eee PC 900 adds a bigger screen and a larger capacity solid-state hard drive than its 7-inch precursor, but the new price has passed the point of an impulse purchase.
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