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May/14

Samsung Series 9 Ultrabook Running Ubuntu 14.04

Overview Like most problems with Linux based operating systems it lags behind on support of new hardware and with Ubuntu’s LTS releases being 2 years apart it can become a real hack to get support and drivers if new hardware … Continue reading

21

Apr/14

Upgrading Samsung Series 9 SSD

Overview I have been using the 128GB SanDisk SSD that came in the Samsung Series 9 NP900 X3C A02UK. The SSD is the achilles heel in an otherwise well packaged laptop. Not for the lack of space but the bottle … Continue reading

15

Sep/08

Asus Lamborghini VX3

I love the notebook and the series but Asus has shrunk the carbook to 12.1″ screen. It still keeps the look and even toughened it with cool metals and coating. Like any Lamborghini you can expect to the prices to … Continue reading

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May/08

GPS on Computers

I have been trying to get get a bluetooth GPS device hooked up to various computers from mobile phones, Asus EEE PC to a Vista desktop. I thought it would be fairly easy but boy was I wrong. Starting out … Continue reading

14

Apr/08

Ubuntu On Asus EEE PC

I used these 2 web sites as my guide to installing Ubuntu on the Asus EEE PC. I opted for the external LG DVD drive to install Ubuntu was fairly simple and painless. It booted into the live CD and … Continue reading

7

Apr/08

Asus EEE PC 2GB RAM Upgrade

I got the new hardware today which included the Corsair DDR2 2GB 200pin SO-DIMM PC2-5300 667MHz (Part#: VSA2GSDS667D2) and the LG GSA-E50N. I will talk about the external LG DVD drive in a later post. The expansion bay on the … Continue reading

3

Apr/08

Asus EEE PC

It arrived today! No thanks to the DHL company and the lack of instructions on the Currys website. DHL didn’t even card the missed delivery. I would have got it last week! EEE Unit Moving on the Asus EEE PC … Continue reading

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Feb/08

Warped MacBook Pro Battery

This is worrying: