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06
JUL
2009

Apple to Add Micro Projectors to iPhone and iPod Touch? – Mac Rumors

In a brief note, DigiTimes reports that Taiwanese firm Foxlink is currently developing micro projectors for use in mobile phones, with Apple being one of the companies expected to launch devices with built-in projectors later this year. The projectors would allow the iPhone and...
04
JUL
2009

Nvidia’s Chief Executive Publicly Unveils Pricing of “Ion” Core-Logic – X-bit labs

Nvidia Corp.’s chief executive officer for the first time publicly unveiled pricing of the company’s GeForce 9400M single-chip core-logic better known as Ion. Based on the information provided by Jen-Hsun Huang now and several weeks ago, it transpires that Nvidia’s platform for...
03
JUL
2009

Early Always Innovating Touchbook demo | UMPCPortal – Smart, Mobile and Internet-Connected

As we await news of the supposed imminent release of the Always Innovating Touchbook [Portal page], I wanted to bring attention to a demo of the forthcoming Touchbook from a product launch conference called Demo. The demonstration itself is actually a few months old, and maybe it...
02
JUL
2009

ION 2 has 2X+ more shaders

ION 2 should launch toward the end of the year, but Nvidia doesn’t want to talk too much about it, as it still plans to sell many original ION chips. Our industry sources have told us that the new, shrunk version of ION, probably branded as ION 2, should have much faster graphics...
30
JUN
2009

Netbooks to make head start in adopting touch panels, suppliers say

Touch panel makers believe that netbooks will make a head start in adopting touch panels to utilize the Windows 7 operating system (OS), compared to regular notebooks and LCD monitors, according to industry sources. The touch panel makers are basing their prediction on their...
30
JUN
2009

Dell Mini 10v Now Available at Dell Outlet

The Dell Mini 10v is now available at the Dell Outlet (refurbished stuff) which prices currently starting at $259. (prices will fluctuate as stock goes quickly) Buying the Dell Mini 10v new will cost $299, so you can save $40 through the outlet. You probably won’t get 1024600...
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...
29
JUN
2009

Touch Book Tablet Netbook Will Ship Next Month | Gadget Lab | Wired.com

The Touch Book, which first showed its pretty little face at the DEMO 09 conference back in March of this year, is just about to ship. But who cares, right? It’s just another netbook, after all. Well, no. The company behind the little computer, Always Innovating, actually lives...
27
JUN
2009

Jolicloud Alpha 2 Release

The folks at Jolicloud have released Jolicloud Alpha 2, their second alpha release. Though, only a small batch of invitations have been sent out, I assume. If you have a netbook with GMA 500 graphics, then you are out of luck. So the population of people out there with Dell Mini...