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VIDEO: Lenovo Skylight shown off

VIDEO: Lenovo Skylight shown off

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Lenovo's just announced Skylight - a new mobile consumer device in the "smartbook" category - gets shown off here in this promo video. Hit play to see the new not-a-netbook's 10-inch screen, curvy clamshell design and web-widget-based interface. Lenovo... >>

Stylish Lenovo Skylight smartbook revealed

Stylish Lenovo Skylight smartbook revealed

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Lenovo has chosen CES as the venue for an interesting new launch as the Lenovo Skylight, the first ARM-based processor smartbook device based on Qualcomm’s Snapdragon chipset platform, makes its official debut. Claiming to combine the best of smartphones... >>

Freescale unveils 7-inch "smartbook" tablet

Freescale unveils 7-inch "smartbook" tablet

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The "smartbook" concept is due to be turned into a real world, next-gen product with the news that Freescale Semiconductor has unveiled a "tablet reference design". Featuring a 7-inch touchscreen (said to be four times the viewing area of a typical smartphone)... >>

Qualcomm planning smartbook assault

Qualcomm planning smartbook assault

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Qualcomm has been showing off a bevy of devices called Smartbooks that the company thinks could be poised to swallow up the netbook market by outmanoeuvring them in their core strengths - the small-and-light and always-on-connectivity arenas. The model... >>

Nokia to launch ARM-based smartbook

Nokia to launch ARM-based smartbook

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Taiwanese manufacturing sources are reporting that Nokia's just announced netbook range, currently comprising of the Nokia Booklet 3G, is set to grow - and in an interesting direction. DigiTimes states: "Nokia, in addition to its recently unveiled netbook,... >>

VIDEO: Qualcomm's smartbooks vision

VIDEO: Qualcomm's smartbooks vision

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We've brought you news of Qualcomm's "vision" for a new category of mobile devices under the "smartbooks" umbrella and now you can see the vision brought to life in video, complete with uplifting instrumental soundtrack, healthy, happy young folk and... >>

Qualcomm reveals smartbook vision

Qualcomm reveals smartbook vision

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Qualcomm has announced its "vision" for a new category of mobile devices that it calls "smartbooks", that are said to "bring a new level of always-on connectivity, ultra-portability and powerful performance to mobile users". Differentiating smartbooks... >>