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Amos bolts onto the back of the monitor

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Via's Amos 3000 is a fanless "palm size" computer, about half the dimensions of a Mac Mini, with a 500MHz CPU and VESA mounting tracks, meaning you can just screw it into the back of most monitors. Its Pico ITX…

Puget sounds off with Echo, the first custom Nvidia Ion desktop

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Boutique PC maker Puget Systems (Read: Deluge Mini review) is the first to offer Nvidia's Ion platform as an option for custom desktops. Though they won't challenge real video cards for performance, Ion's wedding of netbook-class CPU with a…

Make your own Intel Atom-based computer

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Tranquil PC's D945GCLF Mini-ITX motherboard comes with a baked-in 1.6GHz Intel Atom 230 CPU, a GMA 950 video chip and a single DDR2 RAM slot; on the downside is the lack of HDMI, PCI express and gigabit ethernet. At $103,…

Dell's Bamboo PC is tip of an iceberg of cool designs

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Dell's Bamboo-cased mini-PC is about the most beautiful thing the company–often derided as the dullest of PC manufacturers–has produced. Ostensibly an eco-friendly thing, this wooden machine's real appeal is its simple, tasteful appearance. Of course, it will also be available…