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  • News: Why Vista may become the world's favourite OS

    It may only be 23 months old but Vista has been widely panned by both businesses and home users. However, it may yet become the world's favourite OS - here's why.

  • News: Samsung launches MacBook Air killer X360

    At Berlin's IFA electronics show this week Samsung launched the lightweight X360 laptop.

  • News: Laptop sales boost Dell's Q2, but profits drop

    Dell posted a decline in profit for its fiscal second quarter even as its revenue grew, while economic doldrums held down its results in some parts of the world.

  • News: Testing bottleneck delays Intel Atom supplies

    Demand for Intel's Atom processor is strong, with computer makers clamouring for more chips to plug into the small, portable laptops called netbooks, but the chips remain in short supply.

  • News: Intel shows £60 Atom-based computer

    Intel has demonstrated prototypes of a range of low-cost 'nettops' in India that could be available in the country for as little as $114 (£60).

  • Video: Samsung R60 Plus - In Brief

    The Samsung R60 Plus is the only laptop we've seen in the sub-£400 category to feature a dedicated graphics processor, making it the most suitable for 3D gaming.

  • News: Photo: LG's Eee PC lookalike has built-in 3G

    LG Electronics is the latest major IT brand to join the mini laptop market, showing an Intel Atom-based netbook with built-in 3G wireless capabilities at IFA.

  • News: Photo: Fujitsu launches first mini laptop

    Fujitsu Siemens has officially launched the mini laptop that first appeared on YouTube earlier this month.

  • News: Heavy-handed WGA to black out dodgy XP copies

    Microsoft has updated the Windows Genuine Advantage Notification software that verifies whether a copy of Windows XP Pro is genuine, making it more persistently visible to users.

  • News: Cheap PCs drive solid-state sales

    The popularity of low-cost PCs is driving "explosive growth" for SSDs (small capacity solid state drives), Samsung said today as it announced three new models of the device.

  • Video: Asus Eee PC 701 user review

    Here is one reader's take on the little netbook that took the laptop market by storm - the Asus Eee PC 701. TheMacintosh1 says: "Please keep in mind I have the older 701 model which is not sold anymore. Newer models such as the 901 and 1000 have newer features and larger screens."

  • News: Groups say gag order on Intel/AMD case is 'unjust'

    A tech trade group and a handful of news organisations have asked a US court to lift its order to seal documents in the pending antitrust lawsuit brought against Intel by AMD, saying the gag order has "unnecessarily and unjustly" withheld information from the public.

  • News: Registry Cleaners compared: speed up your PC

    The Windows Registry is an essential system file that houses a massive collection of details about your computer where programs are stored, which helper programs (known as DLLs) are shared among your various applications, listings of all your Start-menu shortcuts, and pointers to the programs that fire up when you click on an icon. And that's just the beginning.

  • News: New Asus Eee PCs target emerging markets

    Eee PC-maker Asus hopes the lower price point for its latest mini-laptops will boost their sales in developing countries.

  • News: Windows Vista users rush to install SP1

    Windows performance and metrics researcher Devil Mountain Software says Windows Vista users have been quicker to install the first service pack for the OS than XP users have been to adopt XP Service Pack 3 (SP3).

  • Video: Lenovo 3000 N200 - In Brief

    The Lenovo 3000 N200 is a classic example of old-school laptop design – a large black slab, promoting function over form.

  • News: Microsoft patch software introduces Windows 7

    Microsoft has seeded Windows Server Update Services (WSUS) - its popular corporate patch product - with references to Windows 7, the upcoming replacement for Windows Vista, according to network administrators.

  • News: Intel Classmate PC 3 adds touchscreen

    Intel has upgraded its low-cost Classmate PC with new hardware that's designed to make the laptop more user-friendly than its predecessors.

  • News: Intel to release dual-core Atom in September

    Intel plans to release a dual-core Atom processor in September, part of a motherboard package that's designed for low-cost desktops, the company said at the Intel Developer Forum (IDF) in San Francisco.

  • News: 2,000-strong team working on Windows 7

    Microsoft has 25 'feature teams' of about 100 employees each working on the upcoming replacement to Windows Vista - currently called Windows 7.



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