Kid-Friendly Netbook with BIOS-level Security: Samsung Go + Phoenix FailSafe

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Here’s a story that slipped between the cracks but is interesting nonetheless: The seemingly child-friendly Samsung Go netbook (a.k.a. the N310) is packing enterprise-level security. Underneath its colorful rubberized shell and anti-bacterial keyboard there lies BIOS-level encryption and IP tracking via Phoenix FailSafe from Phoenix Technologies. FailSafe is a unique theft deterrence product and service […]

Laptop Mag Reviews the Samsung N310 Netbook

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Joanna Stern’s review of the Samsung N310 Netbook confirms some of my thinking about Samsung’s designs for the Netbook class. I haven’t handled that many different Netbooks, but have handled a few and I’ve been very impressed with the build quality of what Samsung brings to the Netbook table. The battery life is also impressive. […]

Samsung NC310 Netbook Details Begin to Emerge

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Samsung is slowly rolling out details on its new NC310 Netbook. It looks stylish and speculation it has a ‘higher than your average Netbook’ price to match, although we have no specifics on that as of yet, although speculation is around $577 US. It will land first in the UK in May. There will be […]