[UFO Chicago] Linux netbooks recommendation
brian at planetshwoop.com
Sun Jul 26 20:48:02 PDT 2009
Do you know what they weigh?
Also, the keyboard has to be more friendly to use than an iPhone or Blackberry for longer notes.
From: Jordan Bettis
Sender: ufo-bounces at ufo.chicago.il.us
Sent: Jul 26, 2009 21:55
Subject: Re: [UFO Chicago] Linux netbooks recommendation
On Mon, Jul 27, 2009 at 02:40:48AM +0000, brian sobolak wrote:
> This was helpful, and of course I had thought about a refurbished laptop. I still might.
> However, I bicycle a lot and weight matters. The 3-4 lbs difference
> btwn a netbook and an actual laptop would make a difference for me.
I played with one of the first eeepcs a bit. The biggest problem was
the keyboard not being standard size. It made it a horrible pain to
type on. I don't know if you could get used to that or not.
I'd recommend getting a refurbished 'utra-portable' laptop, like the
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