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2008-10-20 15:00:12

Good OS, developer of gOS 3 Gadgets, a Linux operating system for NetBooks and NetTops, today announced they will expand their consumer-friendly Linux OS to Moblin for Intel(R) Atom(TM) Processor-based NetBooks, a new category of devices for Internet on the go. Good OS Founder and CEO, David Liu says, "We see a significant number of NetBook opportunities today, and Moblin technologies will provide gOS a lower cost platform to develop new products. There are many new and exciting...

2008-08-06 09:00:24

gOS, the Linux OS known for its debut in the $199 Wal-Mart gPC and NetBooks, today announced the details of the newest version of its Linux operating system for consumers, called gOS 3 Gadgets. gOS is demonstrating a beta version of the OS on a variety of NetBooks and NetTops at LinuxWorld and online at http://www.thinkgos.com. gOS 3 Gadgets instantly launches Google Gadgets for Linux on startup, giving users access to more than 100,000 iGoogle and Google Gadgets that are small,...

2008-07-21 06:00:18

By Matt Richtel The personal computer industry is poised to sell tens of millions of small, energy-efficient Internet-centric devices. Curiously, some of the biggest companies in the business consider this bad news. In a tale of sales success breeding resentment, computer companies are wary of the new breed of computers because they sell for a low price that could threaten the PC makers' already thin profit margins. The new devices, often called netbooks, have scant built-in memory and...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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