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NEC brings back the clamshell PDA with the LifeTouch Note

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When I was in high school, I had a Psion Revo clamshell PDA, which was basically a 5″ screen with keyboard and stylus input. As with most PDAs of that era, it was a great idea that simply couldn’t be exe…

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enTourage eDGe is Android’s first “dualbook” ereader and netbook

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enTourage eDGe is Android’s first “dualbook” ereader and netbook

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The Android e-book readers must have decided that this would be a good week to debut. Announced within a day of the Barnes & Noble “Nook” e-reader and the dual-screen “Alex” seen…

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Acer Aspire One D250 Android netbook makes its way into reviewers hands

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Acer Aspire One D250 Android netbook makes its way into reviewers hands

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A few days ago we finally saw the official introduction of the Android netbook that has been long rumored to be coming from Acer. It was also added to Amazon as a pre-order listing but despite some excitement from…

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Acer’s dual-booting Android/Windows XP netbook now available for pre-order

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Acer’s dual-booting Android/Windows XP netbook now available for pre-order

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The once rumored Android powered netbook from Acer has become a little more of a reality. And I only say that because while it has been listed with Amazon, at this time it is only available as a pre-order item and no…

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Acer Android netbook rumor returns, suggests it will be available for the holiday season

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Acer Android netbook rumor returns, suggests it will be available for the holiday season

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Up to this point we have seen more than our fair share, or for that matter, needed rumors dealing with an Android-based netbook from Acer. And now once again that rumor is back. The latest is coming from Gizmodo, w…

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Rumor: Acer set to launch their dual-boot Android, Windows XP netbook in August

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Rumor: Acer set to launch their dual-boot Android, Windows XP netbook in August

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Still being placed firmly in the rumor category, we have seen a new report that is calling for Acer to launch their dual-booting netbook as early as next month. The news rumor is coming courtesy of the Chinese-la…

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Video: GNB’s 7-inch Android powered netbook

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Video: GNB’s 7-inch Android powered netbook

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Recently, Android on netbooks has becoming a little more popular, or at least a little more real in regards to having some video proof as opposed to just concept type announcements. The latest is coming from GNB…

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BenQ announces plans for Android phone, netbook in 2010

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BenQ announces plans for Android phone, netbook in 2010

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Joining the list of those who are currently planning to release an Android based device is BenQ. Just recently they have announced plans to have an Android based smartphone as well as a netbook ready for the publ…

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Acer demos Android on a netbook — with Firefox

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Acer demos Android on a netbook — with Firefox

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Once again we are going back to seeing Android running on a netbook, which up to this point, while neat has been less than usable. The most recent was shown off by Acer during Computex and they tossed in an interest…

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Dell demos the Mini 10v running Android Cupcake, still does not mean it will be available

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Dell demos the Mini 10v running Android Cupcake, still does not mean it will be available

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Dell, or more specifically Doug Anson a Technology Strategist at Dell has offered up a nice video of the recently released Dell Mini 10v netbook running a few different operating systems. He highlights the Min…

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Rumor: T-Mobile and HTC in development on an Android powered netbook

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Rumor: T-Mobile and HTC in development on an Android powered netbook

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Once again the Android netbook rumors have begun to circulate, except this time the rumor involves two companies that have already been working with Android — they are HTC and T-Mobile. The details are c…

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Asus will not be launching an Android netbook in 2009

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Asus will not be launching an Android netbook in 2009

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No rumored release here, it turns out that Asus will not be launching an Android-powered netbook in 2009. According to a recent statement from Jerry Shen, the CEO of Asus they will be sticking with Windows becau…

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Rumor: Averatec prepping a 10-inch Google Android netbook

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Rumor: Averatec prepping a 10-inch Google Android netbook

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Averatec have recently unveiled some details for an netbook that is scheduled to be released sometime in August or September. First things first, they did not specifically state that this netbook would be run…

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Rumor: MSI to unveil an Android powered netbook during Computex 2009

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Rumor: MSI to unveil an Android powered netbook during Computex 2009

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Rumor has it that we can expect to see an Android-powered netbook showcased during Computex 2009. The report is coming courtesy of the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) and simply mentions that MSI a…

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I-Buddie netbook gets the Android treatment

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I-Buddie netbook gets the Android treatment

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Android on netbooks is something that has been talked about for quite a while now. In the past there has been a few other videos showing Android running, and the latest comes courtesy of NetbookNews who show off a…

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