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MSI to Showcase Android-based Netbook at Computex 2009

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  1. malware New Member

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    Reporter DigiTimes is leading us to believe that MSI is to showcase an Android-based netbook at Computex 2009. The report cites the Chinese-language Economic Daily News (EDN) as primary source. Android is a Google project for a software stack for mobile devices that includes an operating system, middleware and key applications. Based on Linux kernel, the OS is open source and is still not widely aknowledged because of the absence of widespread working ultra-portables. Hopefully, MSI will change this once a working Android-based netbook is released. Other reports claim that HP, Dell, ASUS, Acer, and others also have already been seen experimenting with Android netbooks.

    Source: DigiTimes
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    Frick Fishfaced Nincompoop

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    Nice! I for one thought the Android platform looked very interesting, but there's not a lot of devices yet.. Moar linux!

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