Windows 8 Tablets Run on AMD Processors Too (Video)


Not that we don’t already know Windows can run on AMD processors, but in the interest of fairness, here’s a video from Engadget featuring an Acer Iconia Tab W500 and MSI WindPad 110W running Windows 8 on AMD processors.

Morning Wrapup: Samsung RV511 Review, Standing Desks & USB Modems

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This morning we have a collection of news from Notebooks including a review of the $550 Samsung RV511 notebook with a lot of features, measurements, benefits and examples of Standing desks, an AMD ultraportable roundup and an interesting look at which method consumers prefer to get online while on the go. The standing desk is something that everyone should give a […]

Morning Wrapup: Notebook News for April 4th

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This morning in Notebooks we look at an explosion in email malware, a new AMD Fusion notebook and a few reviews and hands on with new notebooks including the early 2011 MacBook Pro 15″ notebook with the Core i7 processor. Perhaps the biggest post from the morning is our huge MacBook Pro 15″ review which […]

Noon Notebook News: WebOS on HP Notebooks, Chrome Extensions & More

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If you’re looking to keep up on Notebook news, then here’s your mid-day recap of notebook, netbook and software news from We have a collection of new netbooks arriving on the market soon with the latest Intel and AMD Fusion processors. First off we are expecting at least five new Intel Atom N570 dual […]

Hot Notebook, Tablet and Smart Phone News for the Week of March 4th


Here is all the important notebook, tablet and smart phone news for the past week. Obviously coverage was dominated by the iPad 2 announcement, but we have a great collection of new videos and other news to share as well. Notebook News and How To’s from ASUS launched a few new gaming notebooks including naked eye 3D […]

AMD Fusion Making Waves at CES 2011


We’ve heard quite a bit about APUs over the past couple of years, so it’s nice to finally see living, breathing products that are built around AMD’s Fusion technology. We’ve seen a handful of 11.6″ notebooks featuring Fusion in the days and weeks leading up to CES 2011, but we had no idea exactly how […]

AMD Fuses Processor & GPU, Shipping Next Year

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AMD’s crashed Intel’s party by setting up a demo suite at a hotel next door to the Moscone Center, home of Intel’s IDF 2010. Bob Grim, an AMD exec, is on hand to talk about Fusion. In the near future, AMD and its partners will be selling PCs with APUs, which puts discrete graphics and […]