Posts Tagged ‘android’

Acer Aspire One AOD250 impressions: Android gone bad

“We admit, we were pretty stoked when we first saw the Acer Aspire One AOD250 running Android in dual-boot mode. What could possibly be bad about it? Fast start-up, Google apps… other good things that aren’t coming to mind at the moment… what could go wrong? Turns out, just about everything. See, the Aspire One […]

Acer unveils dual OS netbook

Taiwan-based Acer announced a new netbook model featuring two operating systems – Google Android and Windows XP. The model named as Acer Aspire One AOD255 was unveiled at a computer show in Taipei. Users can use Android for browsing Internet and use Windows for normal applications. The netbook comes with a 10.1-inch screen and Intel‘s Atom […]

Acer Aspire One D250 Android netbook previewed: disappointing

Acer’s Android netbook has been regular grist for the rumor-mill, with delays tipped, buyer apathy prediced, along with vehement denials from the company themselves.  So it’s with no small amount of interest that we read one of the first reviews of the Acer Aspire One D250 Android – as the netbook appears to have been […]

Acer to launch Google Android notebook

Acer, the world’s third biggest PC maker, on Tuesday said it would launch the world’s first notebook computer to run on Google’s Android operating system in the third quarter of this year. The marriage of Taiwan-based Acer’s low-end Aspire One netbook with Google’s Android operating system, which was originally designed for mobile phones, highlights a […]