Tablets will never live up to CES hype

With so much chatter about tablets this year, you might think that the handheld, rectangular devices being unveiled represent a significant innovation. The reality is that so much of what we're seeing is

Published on: January 18th, 2011 Melissa J. Perenson

Dell’s Mini 9 Inspiron – good for basic computing, and the price is right

At first glance, the Inspiron Mini 9, Dell's entry into the mini-notebook category, looks like what you might get if you left a notebook from Dell's full-size Studio line of laptops in the

Published on: December 2nd, 2008 PC World staff

Top five under $500 ultra-portable notebooks square off

Acer Aspire One Mini-NotebookConsidering its bargain price of $349, the Acer Aspire One is a steal--until you realize that you want the $100 six-cell battery. The included three-cell battery lasted only 2 hours,

Published on: October 21st, 2008 Darren Gladstone