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These lightweight, stripped-down netbooks can get the job done

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By Hiawatha Bray
Globe Staff / November 6, 2008

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This time last year, it seemed downright weird - take a laptop and shrink it to the size of a hardcover book, throw in wireless Internet access, throw out the battery-draining CD-ROM drive, and sell the stripped-down device for under $500. (Full article: 790 words)

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