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HP's compact Compaq

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| Performance, as you may guess, was adequate but not great. Startup was slow.
| Typing a document was fine, as was browsing a simple Web page, but once a
| page got busy there were noticeable pauses. Windows Vista is probably too
| demanding an operating system for this type of machine; I suspect a Linux
| configuration would be livelier.
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http://www.theglobeandmail.com/servl...ogy/columnists
http://tinyurl.com/56egx3


Recent:

HP unveils small laptop for schoolkids

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| HP's foray comes in the form of a new computer called a "Mini-Note" that
| weighs less than 3 pounds with a screen that measures 8.9 inches diagonally.
| The machines start at under $500 for a Linux-based model. Prices go up for
| Windows Vista models with faster processors. *
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http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20080408/..._small_laptops


SplashTop Linux On HP, Dell Notebooks?

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| Days after we delivered that inaugural review, we found out DeviceVM was in
| talks with OEMs about shipping SplashTop on desktops and notebooks.
|
| [...]
|
| In addition to the instant-on Linux excitement this week for the HP Envy 133,
| Dell is apparently working on a similar Linux solution. Engadget has shared
| details surrounding the Dell E and E Slim.
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http://www.phoronix.com/scan.php?pag...p_voodoo&num=1
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