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The limitations of slender netbooks

Nate Lanxon, a senior editor at technology site CNET UK, tells Click about some of the limitations of netbooks in contrast to standard laptops.

The new lighter, cheaper, stripped-down model has become increasingly popular over the last three years, as the laptop has been undergoing a revolution.

The light and portable netbooks were first inspired by the charitable One Laptop Per Child project.

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