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On Tue, Nov 24, 2009 at 3:36 PM, Tom Metro <tmetro-blu-5a1Jt6qxUNc at> wrote:
> What's new in the world of netbooks? If you've looked through the latest
> models, any stand-out offerings? Which model do you own and like, or
> have on your wishlist, and why?
> Didn't Intel release a dual-core version of the Atom CPU? Shouldn't
> there be a new crop of netbooks using it by now?
> I see Nokia has a model with a built-in 3G modem, but it seems to be
> tied to AT&T service.
> I see Target has an Acer Aspire One on sale for $200 this week:
> though the specs on that model look pretty much the same as netbooks of
> a year ago (which probably explains the price).
> ?-Tom

fwiw i just purchased an hp mini.  i plan on doing some traveling and
really liked the size of it.  it
doesn't have the fastest atom out but i love it.  recommend it.  large
keyboard, bright non-glossy screen and it's a pretty good brand (hp).

- eric c

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