In his latest blog post, TR's Cyril Kowaliski takes a look back at how netbooks reshaped the laptop market. He concludes that netbooks have done their job and are now stagnating, making it time to move on. He predicts that slates will deliver the final coup de grace that pushes netbooks into irrelevance.
FULL STORY @ TECHREPORT (http://techreport.com/discussions.x/19846)
Cooling a processor can be a real challenge when you are looking for good performance with a minimum of noise. Typically you'll have to sacrifice something along the way. High performance normally means a higher noise threshold, while quiet heatsinks usually don't cool very well.
FULL STORY @ NINJALANE (http://www.ninjalane.com/reviews/cooling/noctua_nh-d14)