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Intel Classmate PC orders cancelled as recession bites

Intel Classmate PC orders cancelled as recession bites

Intel's Classmate PC was heralded as the way that children in emerging markets would avoid getting left behind in the silicon revolution; now it seems that lifeline may have been cut.  DigiTimes is claiming that various governments and OEM partners have cancelled their orders for the low-powered netbook, having been forced to reprioritize their budgets in the wake of the ongoing economic downturn.

Patchy and delayed networking infrastructure has also been blamed for the cancellations, which have not been made publically but leaked out via Taiwanese component manufacturers.

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Intel Classmate Netvertible aka CTL 2go tablet tested: sturdy & slick

Intel Classmate Netvertible aka CTL 2go tablet tested: sturdy & slick

The last we saw of Intel's Classmate Netvertible - aka the CTL 2go tablet - it was a surprise guest at the Intel Developer Forum in August.  Several months have passed, and CTL entrusted the guys at Laptop Mag with their only demo unit.  It's still pre-production hardware, particularly when it comes to the physical design, but we can apparently expect to see it on sale in the US come December, priced at $499.

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New Intel Classmate PC

New Intel Classmate PC

In competition with the OLPC project, Intel is finally going to start selling their notebook for prices ranging from $300 to $500. Some of the newer models will have fewer features and thus require less power, but they are also pushing out models with both a 7 and a 9 inch screen, a 30GB HDD and a webcam.

Intel CTL 2go Convertible Classmate NL2 tablet gets official

Intel CTL 2go Convertible Classmate NL2 tablet gets official

Intel have launched their latest Classmate PC design, the CTL 2go Convertible Classmate PC NL2, and to be honest we're wondering why kids get to play with this and we don't.  Based on Intel's Atom N450 1.66GHz processor, paired with 1GB of RAM and a choice of up to 32GB of flash or a 2.5-inch HDD, the NL2 gets a 10.1-inch 1024 x 600 resistive touchscreen, water-resistant keyboard and touchpad, and optional WiMAX, 3G or GPS.

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Intel Convertible Classmate PC to get official unveil at CES 2009

Intel Convertible Classmate PC to get official unveil at CES 2009

Intel's Convertible Classmate PC, aka the CTL 2go PC, has made another public appearance before its official CES 2009 unveiling, and both the hardware and software have been tweaked since last time we saw it.  Gone is the bile-green lid, replaced with a blue-white pattern, and build-quality is much improved; more impressive is the ways that Intel have made Windows XP pen-friendly, with their new Vision Objects Pen Input app.

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