which once rode on netbook
PCs to achieve bigger shares of the global laptop market, also confirmed earlier that it will retire netbook
PC production lines starting in the fourth quarter of this year, since such products, the company's CEO Jerry Shen said, have already fulfilled tasks for the development of the global PC industry.
E-Readers, Consumer Tablet, Professional Tablets and Netbook
Markets: Revenue Forecast (World), 2010-2016
For the netbook
, I tested a Gateway LT32 with an 11.
If you want to use your netbook
on the move, you'll need a model with good battery life.
Offering a magic sound experience by featuring the world's smallest Harman/Kardon speakers on a laptop embedded in a slim and stylish casing, the mini NB520 meets a yet unfulfilled user demand in the netbook
market," said Santosh Varghese, Regional general manager, computer systems division, Toshiba Gulf.
The AppUp Center is a tool for netbook
users to quickly search for and find software applications that have been optimized, quality tested, and verified to run on netbooks
and the Intel Atom processor.
said they'll buy Apple's latest product rather than a netbook
or a laptop.
Microsoft is excited that AT&T and its customers are choosing Windows 7 on netbook
PCs because it helps simplify tasks, works the way customers want, and makes new things possible," said James DeBragga, general manager of Windows Consumer Product Marketing at Microsoft.
But because netbooks
are designed for browsing and communicating, it's a good idea to pick up a copy of O'Reilly's Netbooks
: The Missing Manual.
demand is continuing to grow and the pace of the growth is well ahead of the overall PC growth.
It also offers wireless connectivity that can be monitored by the teacher with a network activity light on the netbook
Many sell the netbooks
at a subsidised rate with a tie-in to their services.