[Its.an.education.project] Sugar on the EEE PC
echerlin at gmail.com
Wed May 7 22:43:26 EDT 2008
On Wed, May 7, 2008 at 7:27 PM, Bernie Innocenti <bernie at codewiz.org> wrote:
> Martin Langhoff wrote:
> > Yes. Suspend eats up a ton of battery on mine. I don't think they
> > spent significant engineering time on power mgmt on the board there -
> > which is a major disappointment :-(
> Is the classmate any better? I never tested that aspect...
> Frankly, I have much more expectations from those small devices
> derived from the mobile industry such as the Nokia N800 to scale
> up to become good ultra-low-cost laptops.
> These legacy PC architectures make no longer much sense once we're
> free to recompile everything from scratch.
A clear instance of The Innovator's Dilemma. Good book, BTW.
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