Netbooks continue to gain share of the worldwide PC market, as demand for web-centric computing grows
San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 6, 2009
DeviceVM, the maker of the award-winning Splashtop™ instant-on platform, announced that Splashtop is now shipping on the Lenovo IdeaPad S10 netbook. This expands the range of Lenovo netbooks with instant on functionality to include the popular global consumer netbook line. Lenovo has branded Splashtop software as "Quick Start" on their products. Lenovo first introduced Quick Start in October on the IdeaPad S10e, a netbook targeted at the education market.
With Splashtop, IdeaPad users can surf the Web, check email, chat online or video conference seconds after turning on their netbooks, all without starting a traditional operating system. In addition, the Quick Start environment provides an easy way for IdeaPad users to connect to other Quick Start users and share ideas, using a feature called Lenovo Social Media.
"Netbooks continue to gain share of the worldwide PC market, as demand for web-centric computing grows," says Mark Lee, CEO and co-founder of DeviceVM. "Together with Lenovo we address the netbooks users' desire for a simple and immediate web experience."
Splashtop has been shipping on millions of motherboards, notebooks and netbooks, desktops and nettops. DeviceVM is exhibiting the latest Splashtop-enabled devices at Innovations Pod 200 in the Sands Convention center in Las Vegas. Please contact us to setup a demo while you are at CES.
DeviceVM, Inc. is a privately held software company, selected by Dow Jones as one of the top 50 companies to watch. With its 'instant-on' Splashtop product, DeviceVM is improving the every-day experience of computer users. Founded in 2006, DeviceVM is headquartered in Silicon Valley with offices in Taiwan and China.
Splashtop is an award-winning 'instant-on' platform that improves the personal computing experience. Splashtop enables users to read e-mail, chat with friends, share photos, or surf the Web seconds after turning on their PC. Numerous Splashtop-enabled motherboards, desktops, and notebooks are available from the world's major computer manufacturers.