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TESTED: The Best New Netbooks

TESTED: The Best New Netbooks

If you’re in the market for a netbook – the gimpy kittens of the laptop jungle – know this first: on the inside, they’re all basically the same, making the little differences all the more important! And yes, they do add up.

Next-Generation Nvidia Ion Powers Up With 10x Faster Graphics

Next-Generation Nvidia Ion Powers Up With 10x Faster Graphics

Netbook graphics are inherently weak, especially with Intel’s much-derided integrated graphics. But the new Nvidia Ion – like its predecessor – lets even a wimpy netbook Hulk out to play DX10 games and 1080p videos. It’s your netbook, on steroids.