Crave presents the week's laptop news, in digest form.
The seasons are changing, the days grow shorter, and suddenly 4 p.m. on a Friday feels a lot closer to midnight. So this week we're offering the week's laptop news in a super speed round.
First up, Apple. The rumor mill was abuzz with talk of a Leopard, though speculators agree that the upgrades aren't likely to include Intel's chipset. MacBook Pros, meanwhile, are that will clear up some pesky smoking-and-sparking problems. Meanwhile, some MacBook Pro users are blaming last week's battery update for automatic shutdowns and reduced battery capacity. Finally, if you have money to burn, why not acquire the ?to coincide with the October 26 release of
If your Champagne tastes are on a PBR budget, this week was a bonanza of sub-$1,000 systems: claims its much-anticipated $200 Eee PC will be at Best Buy and Newegg by the end of October. Rory Reid at CNET UK got his hands on one of the little guys and .from Gateway, a (also a Gateway) available at Best Buy, and the $800, 15.4-inch from Fujitsu. Asus
In Dell news, a tipster from IT Expo Alaska sent word of the
Have a great weekend!