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3 best games that your loyal netbook can handle easily

October 19, 2016 5:44 pm Published by 1 Comment

Is it just me or are the laptops nowadays just not made to last? Take my old MSI Wind U100 netbook for example. It has fallen out of my bag and onto the pavement. I have spilled coffee on the keyboard more times than I’d like to confess. I have dropped it from a height of at least two to three feet many times. It has lost almost all its screws and the casing is completely busted. Yet somehow it’s still alive! Indeed, the MSI Wind U100 is one resilient beast. While all my other laptops have eventually worn out and died over the years,... View Article

Lubuntu is a great lightweight Linux distro for any old Netbook

January 7, 2016 10:24 pm Published by 1 Comment

About 4 years ago I purchased this old netbook from a guy who apparently only needed it for a single plane trip to watch some movies. Three years were well spent together with the MSI Wind U100 upgraded with 2GB of RAM, 1.6 GHZ processor and Intel GMA950 graphics chip, but I eventually realized that it wasn’t enough for my needs (FL Studio) and so the little guy was abandoned for an Ultrabook (Series 5). It has been at least a year since I even laid eyes on the netbook, but today I decided to install a very lightweight Linux... View Article