For $199 on contract with AT&T, the Asus PadFone X is a phone, a tablet, and even a netbook (with the optional $99 Bluetooth keyboard dock). It boasts flagship specs … Continue Reading Asus PadFone X review
Although my notebook of choice (and primary computer) is my MacBook Air, I sometimes prefer something smaller and cheaper to hit the road with… Enter the netbook!
While I was frolicking all over Macworld in San Francisco, some interesting stuff was revealed at CES in Las Vegas. Here’s my list of tasty bits from CES, devices that … Continue Reading Tasty bits – CES 2009
tnkgrl Mobile is 2 years old today! It’s been a great 2nd year. I’ve looked at a lot of devices, both short and long term, like the Nokia N95-3, Apple … Continue Reading 2nd anniversary
Since I have an Asus 901 (Eee) on loan for a couple more days, I’ve cracked it open. Here are is some pictures pr0n :) There are several boards inside, … Continue Reading Inside the Asus 901 (Eee)
I’ve been eying the Acer Aspire One for a while now, because it’s one of the few netbooks equipped with both a 9″ 1024×600 pixel screen and a 1.6 GHz … Continue Reading Unboxing the Acer Aspire One
The same brave soul who lent me his Vulcan Flipstart a few weeks ago let me borrow his Asus 901 (Eee). Check out the pictures! Since I’m no stranger to … Continue Reading The Asus 901 (Eee) is here
I’m sitting on the patio at Cafe Flore in the Castro on this balmy spring evening (70 degrees at 11 PM) in San Francisco, blogging on my HP 2133 (Mini-Note) … Continue Reading Life with the HP Mini-Note
Wait! Did two months of tasty bits just go by, CTIA and all? Hmmm yes… HP 2133 (Mini-Note): – HP 2133 Mini-Note UMPC Reviewed (Verdict: Rich Man's Eee PC) – … Continue Reading Tasty bits – CTIA and beyond
It’s been a busy month full of tasty bits, with CES and MacWorld wrapped up, and 3GSM coming up. Asus 701 (Eee): – WiMax-Enabled Asus Eee PC Confirmed – Ten-Mod … Continue Reading Tasty bits – CES to 3GSM
Happy new year :) Here’s last month’s tasty bits, a little behind once again! I’ve decided to stop numbering the column hereafter… JKK added HSDPA to the Asus 701 (Eee) … Continue Reading Tasty bits – 35 (holidays edition)
My Nokia N810 has arrived and I’m in love! It’s super sexy (full metal) and surprisingly small, thin and light… Enjoy all the pictures, including a size comparison with the … Continue Reading Unboxing the Nokia N810
Last week I researched how to subvert the Asus 701 (Eee)! Last year I documented adding internal USB Bluetooth to another sub-notebook… Now I’ve combined the two – I’ve added … Continue Reading Modding the Asus 701 (Eee) – Bluetooth
Here’s a “special” Thankgiving double edition of tasty bits for this past month… 1) Let’s start with mod-friendly Asus 701 (Eee) coverage: – Ars Technica review with some hacking tips … Continue Reading Tasty bits – 33 34 (Thanksgiving edition)
6 minutes. That’s how long it took Dan (of UltraMobileGeek and TabletBlog fame) to go from holding a box to finding pumpkin pie in his video… Eee-asy!
After spending several evenings exploring the motherboard of my Asus 701 (Eee) for USB signals and 5V (off in standby) here’s what I’ve discovered. There’s a 5V trace (off in … Continue Reading Modding the Asus 701 (Eee)