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No surprises here. GameStop, which announced its intentions to become a technology company earlier this spring, has officially selected Google's Android OS for its upcoming tablet-based \"certified gaming platform.\" The video game retailer's prexy Tony Bartel relayed the news to GamesIndustry.biz,

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We wouldn't count on its retail business going away anytime soon, but it looks like GameStop is now also betting heavily on a digitally-distributed future. To that end, the company has just announced that it's acquiring both Spawn Labs and Steam-competitor Impulse, the latter of which it's buying o

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We were ready to fall in love with the Impulse NPX-9000 as soon as we heard the words \"World's Cheapest Laptop,\" but now that we've got a review sample in our hands the bloom might be off this rose -- especially since the $199 wholesale price isn't even as cheap as the Dell Mini 9 on sale. On the o

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We've gotta admire the functional naming here. \"World's Cheapest Laptop.\" Hard to get that one confused with the world's almost-cheapest laptop, or similar pretenders. From what we can glean from this laptop's Alibaba page, it's built by Impulse, sports an NPX-9000 model number, and gives new meani

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