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Acer to Merge Netbook & Ultrabook Category

Acer had an opening ceremony yesterday and commemorate the beginning of the lunar new year and chairman JT Wang they had a few new years resolutions to announce.  This year Acer will no longer be defending its position in the market and warns that they…

Acer Committed to Netbook Space, Says VP

Samsung has recently announced that they will be leaving the Netbook Space despite leaks of Cedar Trail Netbooks. This would leave Acer & ASUS who are currently the top two players in the Netbook with one less competitor. Acer vice president Scott Lin pointed out…

Acer & Asus: Optimistic About the Success of Ultrabooks

Digitimes is wrong again! Not entirely shocking but when I saw the headline I had to wonder since just yesterday Acer confirmed to its investors that they would be pushing Ultrabooks since they are a higher profit margin item.  Acer is in fact planning on…

ASUS Reduces Eee PC Volumes Thanks to the Transformer’s Success

ASUS is seeing better than expected Eee Pad Transformer sales and due to its versatile form factor its decreasing its Eee PC volumes to compensate. With its detachable keyboard the Transformer fills the same category as the average netbook, its not surprising that a tablet…

ASUS Padfone to Ship with Ice Cream & Tegra 3 in Q4?

ASUS isn’t messing around when it comes to marking its territory in the tablet ecosystem shipping 400,000 tablets in the first half of Q1. They’ve released one of the most competitive Android Honeycomb tablets around with the Eee Pad Transformer not only because it under…

Tablet Demand Might Push Notebook Panel Prices Up 2Q11

It might not seem logical since our tablet buddies are usually 7-10inches but mainstream notebook panel sizes like 14 & 15-inch might go up in price because of tablet demand. Digitimes says we might see the prices rise in Q2 2011 by a whopping 10%.…