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CES Preview: Ultrabooks to Get the Spotlight, Netbooks the Knife

It's a shame the tech industry never liked netbooks.

HP Mini 210 Netbook, $317

BuyDig.com is selling the 10.1-inch HP MIni 210-3080NR netbook for only $317

Intel Tries to Keep Netbooks Alive With New Atom Chips

Intel on Wednesday started shipping the latest Atom chips for netbooks, an important step to sustain growth of the low-cost PCs in the wake of the tablet onslaught.

Acer Says It Will Continue Making Netbooks

The netbook market may be dwindling, but it's not dead yet.

Holiday Laptop Buying Guide: Making Sense of the Specifications

Shopping for a laptop, but unsure what all those features mean? Here are the most important laptop specs to consider.

Holiday Laptop Buying Guide: Shopping Tips

Before you hit the stores or retail sites, read through our shopping tips. It'll save you money!

Microsoft Posts Record Quarter But Says Tablets Cannibalizing Netbooks

Despite weak consumer demand for PCs, Microsoft posted a record first quarter revenue of $17.37 billion for the period that ended Sept. 30.

Lenovo IdeaPad S205 Netbook, $499

Lenovo is taking $100 off the price of its 11.6-inch IdeaPad S205 netbook.

How to Clean Your LCD, Root a Nook, Load Linux on a Netbook

Have some geeky fun and turn your e-book reader into an Android tablet, give an old netbook new life with Lubuntu--but first, a public service announcement.