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Transmeta Releases New Notebook Chip -- Efficeon

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...The chip will initially appear in mininotebooks and tablet PCs, two relatively small markets where Transmeta chips are already found. ...In the second quarter, revenue came to $5.1 million, but net losses were $22 million. ...(A 1GHz chip offers 1 billion cycles per second.) Processing more instructions at once will increase the performance of Efficeon over earlier Transmeta chips by 50 percent on standard applications and 80 percent on multimedia applications, according to the company. ... Read full article

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IBM Thinkpad T40 Review

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...  The T40 tips the scales at just 4.9 pounds and measures just 15 x 10 x 1 inch....Screen The Thinkpad T40 screen is TFT and includes a 14.1-inch viewing area. The nicest factor in regards to the display is its maximum resolution -- 1,400x1,050 (this is the high-end option, you can also opt for the cheaper 1,024x768).... Read full article

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Weekend Notebook Deals

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...Compgeeks: refurb IBM Thinkpad PII 366MHz notebook $240 Computer Geeks has the refurbished IBM Thinkpad PII 366MHz notebook w/ 64MB 6GB CD 13.3" TFT for $240. ...HP: Compaq X1000 notebook PentiumM 1.3GHz 256MB 40GB DVD 15.4in $1047 shipped AR  HP Shopping has free shipping on customized PCs. better yet, get 10% off customized notebooks w/ Coupon Code: PC9018, restrictions apply. ...Customizable Compaq Presario X1000 notebook w/ PentiumM 1.3GHz, 40GB, 256MB, DVD, 15.4 inch WXGA (1280 x 800), 32MB ATI Mobility Radeon 7500, modem/NIC, XP Home for only $1274 - 10% coupon - $100 rebate (exp 12/1) = $1047 w/ free shipping. ... Read full article

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Notebook News Bits

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...The PC market as a whole grew 15.7 percent compared with the same period last year, according to IDC, and according to Gartner's figures the growth rate was about 14.1 percent worldwide. Dell and HP are the kings of the computer market right now, according to research numbers Dell s worldwide market share was 15.3 percent, compared with 15.1 percent for HP. ...  A software product from a company called Maxivista allows you to turn your desktop/notebook/tablet pc into an extended display of your main PC.... Read full article

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Notebook Deals from HP, IBM and Toshiba

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...Overstock: refurb IBM ThinkPad T22 Notebook P3-900MHz 20GB DVD $733 shipped Overstock has the refurbished IBM ThinkPad T22 P3-900MHz Notebook w/ 14.1-inch TFT, 128MB, 20GB, 8x DVD, 56K/NIC, Windows 98 SE for $750 - $20 off $250 overstock coupon (exp 10/31) + $3 shipping = $733 shipped. battery life of up to 3.5 hours. only 1.3 inches thin and as little as 4.7 lbs. refurb IBM ThinkPad T21 P3-800MHz Notebook w/ 14.1-inch TFT, 128MB, 20GB, 8x DVD, 56K/NIC, Windows 98 for $700 - $20 coupon + $3 shipping = $683 shipped refurb IBM ThinkPad T20 P3-700MHz Notebook  w/ 14.1-inch TFT, 128MB, 12GB, 8x DVD, 56K/NIC, W2K for $650 - $20 coupon + $3 shipping = $633 shipped Staples: ultraportable Averatec 3150 notebook $700 shipped AR In store only according to this ad. Staples has the ultraportable Averatec 3150H notebook w/ mobile Athlon XP1600+, 256MB DDR, 30GB, DVD/CDRW combo, 12.1" XGA TFT, USB 2.0, 10/100 + 56k, XP Home for $950 - $150 instant savings - $50 mfr. rebate - $50 rebate (exp 10/25) = $700 w/ free shipping. 4.1 lbs x 1.2". ... Read full article

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Two New IBM ThinkPads Include Graphics Enhancements

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...IBM took the wraps off two new notebooks today, the ThinkPad R50p and the ThinkPad T41p are designed to push the limit on Intel's Pentium M processor and the ATI Technologies graphics card. ...    The R50p comes with a 1.7-GHz Pentium M processor, 512MB of 333-MHz PC2700 DDR SDRAM, a 60GB hard drive, and a CD-RW/DVD-RW drive for a starting price of $3799. ... Using specialized software such as CAD/CAM applications that are generally certified only for high performance machines will run well on these new IBM ThinkPad models More information and a 3D tour of the T41p and R50p notebooks can be viewed on IBM.com by using the following link: http://www.pc.ibm.com/us/thinkpad/tp_workstation/index.html... Read full article

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Wi-Fi Notebook Review Roundup

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...  Notebooks included in this overview are: Apple Powerbook G4 Dell Latitude X300 eMachines M5310 Fujitsu Lifebook S2000 Gateway 450X HP Pavilion zd7000 HP Compaq Presario X1000 HP Pavilion ze5300 Toshiba Satellite Pro M15-S405 IBM ThinkPad R40 When looking for a Wi-Fi notebook that provides a truly mobile experience we recommend looking for a notebook with low weight and long battery life....As a desktop replacement, it's a great system Dell X300 Product: Dell Latitude X300 Wireless solution: 802.11g Specs: 3 lbs. system weight; BatteryMark: 2:22Price: $1,985 direct Company Info: 800-388-8542, www.dell.com The Dell Latitude X300 is a very good choice for those who want top performance with premium portability. ...Gateway 450X Product: Gateway 450X Wireless solution: 802.11g Specs: 6.1 lbs. system weight; BatteryMark: 4:18 Price: $1,620 list Company Info: 800-221-9616, www.gateway.com The thin and light Gateway 450X's wireless throughput performance is solid, holding an especially strong signal at 120 feet in "g" mode. ... Read full article

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IBM ThinkPad Passes the 20 Million Laptop Sold Mark

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...The 20 millionth IBM ThinkPad notebook, is an Intel Centrino mobile technology-based system featuring 512 MB RAM of memory, a 1.7 GHz processor (1), a 60 GB hard drive (2) and an extended battery life of up to eight and a half hours (3) by combining the system battery with an optional second battery. ...With over 1,000 industry awards worldwide since its inception, IBM ThinkPad notebooks have been used in numerous Space Shuttle missions, under the oceans, and carried in chilling cold during several climbs to K2 and Mt. ...An IBM ThinkPad notebook is also included in the permanent design collection of the Modern Museum of Art in New York Other Notable ThinkPad Firsts: -- First notebook with 10.4" color Thin Film Transistor display and TrackPoint pointing device: ThinkPad 700C (1992). -- First notebook with integrated CD-ROM: ThinkPad 755CD (1994). -- First "ultraportable" notebook: ThinkPad 560 (1996). -- First notebook with integrated DVD-ROM: ThinkPad 770 (1997). -- First "thin and light" notebook: ThinkPad 600 (1998). -- First mini-notebook, under three pounds; with standard ports and 95% of full-size keyboard: ThinkPad 240 (1999). -- First notebook with a keyboard "nighttime" light: ThinkPad i Series (1999). -- First notebook with integrated Wi-Fi certified wireless LAN: ThinkPad i series (2000). -- First notebook with embedded security chip: ThinkPad T20 (2001). -- First notebook with extended battery life of up to 11 hours: ThinkPad X31 (March 2003). -- First notebook with Active Protection System ("airbag" for hard drive): ThinkPad T41 (October 2003). ... Read full article

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HP Chooses 4 Taiwanese Manufacturers to Make 2004 Notebooks

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...The eight new models, ranging from mainstream business-use models through SOHO and consumer models and including Tablet PC, are all brand-new designs. ...According to IDC, HP sold 1.74 million notebooks in the third quarter of this year, exceeding Dell s 1.66 million sets and hiking year-on-year by 60%. Model breakdown by company for HP s 2004 orders Company Model description Inventec 2 mainstream business models with monthly shipment of 100,000-150,000 sets Quanta Four models: 17 and 15.4-inch wide-screen, slim 12.1-inch, standard 14.1/15-inch Wistron 15-inch SOHO model Compal 12.1-inch Tablet PC ... Read full article

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Acer to Battle Dell in Direct Sales - Targets $10 Billion by 2006

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...Under the approach, Acer will start marketing a series of digital home entertainment, or information entertainment technology (IET) products, including the Acer Aspire E PC, E Box, E TVD, E Tablet, E 2Go and E Radio, in April 2004. ...With the new sales strategy, Acer aims to boost its sales in the US from this year s projected US$300 million to US$600 million in 2004, US$1.2 billion in 2005 and US$1.8-2.0 billion in 2006, said the sources... Read full article

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Notebook Deals for December 1, 2003

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...HP Shopping has the HP Pavilion zd7000 Laptop with P4 3.06 GHz, 17" WXGA+, 256MB, 40GB, 8x DVD, XP Home for $1574 - 10% off coupon code "PC2910" - $100 rebate (Exp 12/1) with free shipping.Choose Notebook -> HP notebook -> Pavilion zd7000. ...PC Connection has the IBM ThinkPad T30 notebook w/ P4-2.2GHz, 256MB, 40GB, DVD/CDRW combo, NIC, Ultra Nav, 14.1" SXGA+ TFT, XP Pro for only $1399. free shipping on $500+ through 12/19. ...HP Compaq X1000 Centrino Notebook $1069 HP Shopping has the Compaq X1000 Centrino Pentium M 1.4Ghz 256MB/30GB DVD large 15.4" Wide XGA Screen (1280x800), 802.11b wireless, XP Home 6.5lb for $1299 - 10% coupon "PC2910" - $100 rebate = $1069.10 shipped free. ... Read full article

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Acer and Microsoft to Jointly Promote Table PCs

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...Microsoft should lead the promotion campaign to open up the world markets to Tablet PCs so that Tablet PC vendors have an opportunity to boost the product into the mainstream in their own markets, Wong said. ...To help boost sales, Acer has recently lowered the prices of the relatively low-end Tablet PC models to around US$1,000 per unit and the slim-type models to below US$1,200, Wong said. ...The delay raises uncertainty for Tablet PCs, the sources said.... Read full article

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