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23
SEP
2009

Dell announces Moblin Mini 10v at IDF

Dell just announced the first shipping Moblin netbook, a developer-edition Mini 10v that runs Canonical’s Moblin Netbook Remix. No pricing info yet, but it’ll go on sale tomorrow, September 24, on Dell.com. We’re told they have units on the show floor for us to...
21
JUL
2009

Techaisle Small Business Survey Finds 50 Percent of Netbook Owners Use Push Email

Techaisle‘s study on ownership and use of Netbooks among businesses shows that current and potential Netbook buyers are more technologically sophisticated than non-Netbook owners and support mobility products within their businesses. These small businesses not only support...
21
JUL
2009

Next Generation Netbook Platform Delayed to Next Year – Portable Monkey

According to Digitimes, the next generation Pine Trail platform, including the newer Atom N450 processor, will be delayed from a launch Q4 2009 to anywhere in the first half of next year, 2010. The reason being is to allow the existing netbook market to settle. Current netbooks...
08
JUL
2009

Google Announces Google Chrome Operating System – Mac Rumors

Google announced that they are getting into the Operating System business with Google Chrome Operating System. The new OS is described as their attempt to “re-think” what operating systems should be. Google Chrome OS will be an open source, lightweight operating...
30
JUN
2009

Dell to ditch x86 for new ARM-powered netbook/MID hybrid device

Dell is reportedly developing a new pocket-sized device for “tapping into the Internet”. The device will run Google’s Android software (not Microsoft’s Windows) and will be powered by an ARM CPU (not Intel’s Atom, or VIA’s Nano). While the device will be similar to an iPod touch,...
29
JUN
2009

Dell targets students with new netbook

DELL believes every child should have the opportunity and tools to learn the skills necessary to succeed in the digital world. The company recently set a new standard in education technology with the launch of a netbook influenced by the needs of students, the Latitude 2100. The...
26
JUN
2009

Another Night, Another OSX Netbook Install Improvement

Meklort and I worked on the project again last night and things are shaping up quite well.  The NetbookBootMaker is now reverting back to the DellEFI method of caching kext for the installation.  We ran into too many issues with the new method… like Kernel Panic and missing...