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Cooler-running Notebooks from HP, Toshiba, et al.
Recent announcements from AMD, Toshiba, and Phoenix highlight an increasing focus on extending the battery life of notebook computers.

laptop battery  running Notebooks from HP, Toshiba, et al. Cooler-running Notebooks from HP, Toshiba, et al. R. Krause - May 10, 2000 Event Summary April 18, 2000 [Source: AMD press release]-- AMD announced the Mobile AMD-K6-III+ and Mobile AMD-K6-2+ processor families with speeds up to 500MHz. Hewlett-Packard has chosen the 475MHz Mobile AMD-K6-2+ processor to power its Pavilion N3215 notebook PC, and Toshiba has chosen these processors for its Tecra and Portege The first mobile devices to be manufactured on AMD's

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Transmeta to Intel/AMD: Eat Our Dust


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