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ASUS Expands SplashTop Mobo Selection

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Published on 03 January 2008 02:35 PM EST
Written by Michael Larabel in Hardware
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DeviceVM and ASUS are today announcing that they have expanded their selection of motherboards that ship with SplashTop (a.k.a. "Express Gate") technology. We've been enthralled by SplashTop, an embedded instant-on Linux desktop environment, since we had first looked at this technology on the ASUS P5E3 Deluxe motherboard. DeviceVM's SplashTop is so interesting that it had even earned the title of being one of the greatest Linux innovations of 2007.

The new motherboards that will ship with SplashTop include the ASUS M3N-HT Deluxe/Mempipe, M3N-HT Deluxe/HDMI, and M3N-H/HDMI. SplashTop will also be included on some notebook computers in the near future. The press release can be read from the PRNewsWire, and at Phoronix we'll have more details during CES 2008 next week.

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Michael Larabel is the principal author of Phoronix.com and founded the web-site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience and being the largest web-site devoted to Linux hardware reviews, particularly for products relevant to Linux gamers and enthusiasts but also commonly reviewing servers/workstations and embedded Linux devices. Michael has written more than 10,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics hardware drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and OpenBenchmarking.org automated testing software. He can be followed via and or contacted via .
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