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Laptop Makers Taking a Timid Approach with Ultrabooks

Acer, Asus, Lenovo, and Toshiba reportedly plan initial shipments of 50,000 units or less, fearful that Apple's MacBook Air will be hard to dethrone in the ultraportable laptop category.

Asus Plans to Unleash Five or More Ultrabooks in October--Prices to Start at $799

It appears Asus will hit the consumer sweet spot of a price under $1000 for an Ultrabook, at least on some models.

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Razer's New Blade Proves That Gaming Laptops Can Be Thin, Light, Sexy

The Blade gaming laptop by Razer weight less than 7 pounds, is less than 1-inch thick, and has the latest Intel processor and an LCD multitouch trackpad.

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Asus Eee Pad Transformer Tablet, $349

Walmart.com is selling the 16GB Asus Eee Pad Transformer for only $349.

Acer Ultrabook Gets Early Sept. Ship Date to Compete with Asus UX21, Report

Laptop makers Acer and Asus are racing to bring competing ultraportable laptops to market in September.

Asus G74SX: A Monstrous Gaming Powerhouse

The Asus G74SX is huge, but its elegant design and excellent performance are worth the lack of mobility.

Asus Tablet with Slide-out Keyboard Due in September?

An Italian site reports the Eee Pad Slider will arrive in September and start at $400.

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IPad Could Lose Popularity 'If Other Devices Were Cheaper'

Rival manufacturers to Apple's iPad tablet could increase their market share by dropping prices, but they will need to fight hard.

8 Great Laptops Under $800

It seems like most of us these days can share Groucho Marx's sentiment: “I started out with nothing and I have most of it left.” These great laptops won't strain your bank account.

Thanks to MeeGo, Asus Makes Good on Its $200 Laptop Promise

Now available for preorder, this compelling new netbook taps the power of Linux.