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ASUS Eee PC: Exclusive Inside Look

Nov 01, 2007, 12:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by John Freeman)

"Eee PC 701 4G in ASUS' words is 'Easy to Learn, Easy to Work, Easy to Play.' What am I on about? Well it's ASUS' new mini laptop already on sale in Taiwan, and due out elsewhere towards the end of the year. As far as we know, they are working closely with Microsoft to get a Vista PC up and ready soon.

"The current one on sale has a Generic ASUS-customized Xandros Linux with 'Easy' and 'Standard' GUI modes that has all the essentials preloaded, including special draw programs similar to Paint, chat programs such as MSN and Skype and ICQ to name a few; and of course it has the mandatory word clone called AbiWord that works with Linux..."

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