Gateway isn't daring to call its ED14D a netbook -- probably because of that built-in DVD optical drive -- but there's nothing outside of that to prove that it's anything more. That said, it's easily one of the most intriguing 11.6-inch machines out there, and while it's not slated to ship for a few more days still, the crew over at Notebook Italia has managed to get their hands on one. Hit up the Source link if you've never seen a netbook with an optical drive before, and then hit this link while asking yourself where you were in January of 2009.

Alienware's M11x netbook gets a base price: $799