No New Netbooks Until 2010

Apparently Acer and Asus have held off making new netbooks until 2010. According to Digitimes: Asustek Computer and Acer will not offer any new netbooks in the second half of 2009, as Intel plans to push the launch of its entry-level products including the Pine Trail-M platform to the first quarter of 2010, according to […]

Linux doing well (in Germany)

Oh look. While we at MyAsusEee PC were actually mouring the soon-to-be demise of the Linux netbook, this little bit of news managed to slip past out radar. Rico of The Gadget Blog has reported that sales of Linux laptops are actually rising; even topping the list in Amazon Germany. Well, this little bit of […]

T91 a dying breed this soon?

From EeeUser: Asus are now saying what many Eee fans do not want to hear; if the initial T91 does not sell well, there wont be a T91A, T91Go or the T101H. With many Eee Users being keen to see how the Asus “test” release works and plays, just as many are holding back and […]

The Weekly REEEcap

Okay, so every Sunday from now on, I’ll be posting the stories from last week just to give you guys a chance to catch up on the latest Eee PC and netbook news. Surprise! Netbooks hurting Microsoft Microsoft Patches Linux. Whoa. Apple Netbook? Nope. Nada. Zilch. More SSD upgrades for the Eee PC Eee PC […]

Surprise! Netbooks hurting Microsoft

Brad from Liliputing posits that netbook sales are harming Microsoft’s bottom line. There are a number of reasons Microsoft saw a revenue decline this year (and please, before you shed any tears, bear in mind that the company is still making a profit, just not as big a profit as it did last year). Some […]

Microsoft Patches Linux. Whoa.

Okay, I know this isn’t a Linux blog. But we all know that Linux is a fairly popular OS on netbooks. And the Linux community has declared Microsoft to be their sworn enemy in the fight for people’s desktops, it really is unspeakable that Linux has been patched by [insert audible gasp here] Microsoft. You […]

Apple Netbook? Nope. Nada. Zilch.

So apparently Apple still hates netbooks. According to Apple COO Tim Cook, When I look at what is being sold in the netbook space today I see cramped keyboards, terrible software, junky hardware, very small screens. Quite frankly it is not a space as it exists today that we are interested in, nor do we […]

More SSD upgrades for the Eee PC

Hey guys, remember those old Eee PC SSD upgrades I blogged about a few months back? Well, turns out there’s another bunch of SSD upgrades available for our favorite netbook. EeeUser reports: Active Media have added to their SaberTooth range a whole lot of newcomers specially made for the Asus Eee PC. Not only are […]

Eee PC My Life Contest: Have an Eee, win a 5-night cruise

Okay, I’m not endorsing this contest or anything, but I found it interesting enough to inform you Filipino Eee owners who might be reading my blog. You see, there’s this ongoing contest right now for Eee owners. All you need is to submit your verified Eee serial number, and blog about your Eee experiences on […]