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Four New Asus Eee Netbooks Coming

Details about Asus's plans for new netbooks have started to emerge and four new mainstream models are worthy of particular attention. These netbooks run between $299 and $429 and are, in Asus's words, their "good, better, best, and elite" models f...

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Toshiba Tecras Get Core'd

Toshiba's Tecra M11 business notebooks just got some new Cores -- i3, i5, and i7, to be exact. These machines look pretty boring on the outside, but you spend all your time in the boardroom and up in Business Class anyway, so who're you trying to ...

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Toshiba Blu-ray Laptops In The Near Future

It's been a long time since Blu-ray definitively crushed HD-DVD, and with it, Toshiba's dreams of cornering the high-definition media market. For the past year or so, Toshiba has shuffled around, pouting, trying to find a way to accept the new reg...

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Excellent Laptop Deals

If you're looking for great deals on laptop or notebook computers this holiday season, you're in luck. Retailers and manufacturers are slashing prices in an effort to lure consumers into purchases, and there are plenty of excellent opportunities a...

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Shopping For Durable Laptop Cases? - Ask The Laptop Advisor

If you�re shopping for durable laptop cases, here�s how I would go about it.Before I go on, you�ll notice in your shopping process that each laptop bag, case, sleeve or any carrying devise manufacturer will claim that its product is very durable. ...

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What Gaming Laptop Computer Maker To Seriously Pay Attention To

I write this after reading an article that should make anyone shopping for a gaming laptop computer pretty happy.Michael Dell, founder of the world�s largest computer company who sees a lot of potential in computer gaming said that he�d spent a we...

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Laptop Gaming Trends Exposed

The one good thing with following the computer industry is noticing trends developing in front of your very eyes. The gaming laptop boom is such a case that I can clearly give as an example.A few years ago, a reader asked me to help find the ...

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The Problem With Fast Laptop Computers

If you�re shopping for a fast laptop computer, there are a few considerations that you might want to keep in mind.What makes a fast laptop?Vaguely speaking, fast laptops can get things done quicker than others�. Technically speaking, a computer wi...

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Exactly How To Access Your Desktop or Laptop Computer from Anywhere!

You'll never have to go back to work just to get a forgotten file!You’re out of town on business; your meeting starts in fifteen minutes, and you realize you’ve forgotten a critical file. No need to panic. You’ve got Internet access in your hotel ...

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Apple’s Multi-Touch Trackpad

We’re going to delve a little deeper into one of Apple’s main selling points on their MacBook Pros, and now on their standard Macbooks: the Multi-Touch Trackpad. Before Apple came along with their multi-touch technology, the trackpad (or touchpad...

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The Literal and Figurative Lamborghini of Laptops

Ok, normally, I try not to stare. But this laptop is just plain out of the ordinary. About a month ago Asus demoed the Lamborghini VX5, and let me just say, it is one of the coolest laptops I’ve ever seen. So, let’s go over some of the features...

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In the Spirit of Tax Season

Often times, many people see businessmen (or businesswomen) with ultra high end computers, which are not only small in size, but have better upgrades than most people’s desktop computers. So, what is it exactly that these business people are doing...

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Should I Buy A Cheap Tablet Or A Netbook?

Netbooks were the next big thing in early 2009, ready to change the way we look at mobile computing. Fast-forward two years, and netbooks look like an anomaly in the progression of mobile computing. Cratering sales figures make them look like a ha...

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Ask the Laptop Advisor: Do I Need a Gaming Rig?

Thanks for your patience during the Memorial Day layoff -- the Laptop Advisor was busy grilling wieners and drinking beer. Back to it. Our question today comes from Sanjid:“I wish to become a gamer, but I would like to know: Do I really need such ...

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10-Inch Acer Aspire One Introduced

Acer's "Aspire One" line of small, compact netbooks has made quite an impression on consumers, allowing Acer to overtake the similarly named Asus as the leading name in netbook sales. While the previous Aspire One models were limited to an 8.9-inc...

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More Netbook Coverage

If you've read our preview of the netbooks announced at CES 2009, you may want to check out some of our other netbook related articles:Netbook Review: A Closer Look at Asus, MSI, and Dell Mini NotebooksPatrick Reilly's "7 Reasons You Shouldn't Buy...

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What Gaming Laptop Computer Maker To Seriously Pay Attention To

I write this after reading an article that should make anyone shopping for a gaming laptop computer pretty happy.Michael Dell, founder of the world�s largest computer company who sees a lot of potential in computer gaming said that he�d spent a we...

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Best Online Sources of Cheap Laptop Computers

If you’re just looking for the best online stores to shop for cheap laptop computers and don’t read about any buying guides, reviews or other content, below you’ll find a few destinations that will take you to the best deals in “town”.Amazon....

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Shopping for a used Dell Laptop? Start Here! - Ask The Laptop Advisor

Start Here! Tracking down a decent used Dell laptop computer is not difficult thanks to the mighty Internet. (By the way, I am sure that in a previous article, I have discussed this but since myself, I can’t find it, I will once again tell all...

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8.9-Inch Netbooks Going Extinct?

This week, Asus announced that they would be eliminating the 8.9-inch Eee PC models sometime in 2009, and relying instead on their 10.1-inch netbook offerings. According to Asus, the majority of their sales is coming from 10.1-inch netbooks, as co...

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Exactly How To Compare Laptops! - Ask The Laptop Advisor

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Shopping For Durable Laptop Cases? - Ask The Laptop Advisor

If you�re shopping for durable laptop cases, here�s how I would go about it.Before I go on, you�ll notice in your shopping process that each laptop bag, case, sleeve or any carrying devise manufacturer will claim that its product is very durable. ...

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What Should I Look For in a Laptop Backpack?

A laptop backpack must be designed to carry a notebook computer. This may sound pretty obvious until you realize that some bags are marketed as such while they’re not even padded.The backpack must have enough extra pockets and compartments (s...

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Physical Laptop Protection Guide and Pointers

Laptop protection does not extend to theft prevention, as we saw in a previous article, but to also how well it�s protected against physical damage. Here are few ways and tools to prevent your notebook from getting worn out earlier and how to prot...

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Samsonite Laptop Cases: Reviews, Where to Buy Samsonite Bags, Backpacks & Cases

If you�re a regular traveler, you�ll notice that Samsonite laptop cases, bags and backpacks are everywhere and for a good reason: they have a reputation of being strong and stylish. It is even said that the name comes from Samson from the Bible wh...

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How-to: Build Your Own Laptop - Steps to take if you want to build a laptop of y

Steps to take if you want to build a laptop of your dreamsDo you want to build your own laptop and you'd like to find out how it's done and where to do it? If yes, you are reading the right column as I will discuss how to build a laptop that conta...

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How-to: Build A Laptop Unique To You - More Tips to build your own laptop

Here are some tips to keep in mind while you build a laptop that meet your current specifications. Please note that this is a sequel (Yes, I did watch the Matrix :) to the article entitled "How to build your own laptop". You might want to che...

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The Best Gaming Laptops

A laptop gaming list, with reviews, and store finderThis page showcases some of the best gaming laptops on the market at the moment (October 2003). The reason behind this article in the first place is that many visitors have been asking me what th...

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About The Laptop Advisor

WelcomeHello All,I'm Liam, editor of Laptop Advisor. We hope that the info that we've pulled together, as well as the community feedback, will help you to make an easy, informed decision about which laptop you should buy.At Laptop Advisor, we stan...

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Lenovo X Series: Core i7-Powered Bid'niss Laptops

Lenovo unleashed their new X-series ThnkPad laptops last week, each featuring a burly Core i7 processor. The X201 and slim-and-trim X201s are "perfect for mobile professionals that need full performance and long battery life," as Lenovo's website ...