Tag: netbooks

Google Announces Its Very Own Operating System


  Over a year ago and long before Google launched the Chrome Browser there were many who suspected that the search giant would launch an operating system.  Today, Google has announced that it is indeed working on an OS x86 and ARM processors.    The OS should be out the second half of next year and will be focused on the web which comes as no surprise.  Microsoft may not be nervous about Mac, but you can bet this shakes them up a little.  See the full release below:

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Microsoft Releasing Wireless Mobile Mouse 4000 For Netbooks


  Taking advantage of the massive growth in Netbooks, Microsoft is launching this mouse in August for just under $40 dollars.  It has a nano Transciever and uses their Bluetrack technology for tracking on almost any surface.  They will come in a variety of colors as shown above.  We will be sure to get ahold of one to show you what it’s all about.



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Intel Demonstrates New “Moorestown” Chipset


  Intel demonstrated the new "Moorestown" chipset in Taiwan today, which is set to come to market between 2009 and 2010.  The new chipset is based on 45nm technology and incorporates the processor, graphics, memory controller and video encode/decode onto one single chip.  The video shows the Moorestown MID which uses this chip to do all of its work.

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