Jolicloud 1.0 launched, a fast boot OS for netbooks

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Jolicloud 1.0 launched, a fast boot OS for netbooks.

[newsimage]http://static.rankone.nl/images_posts/2010/08/zJtpi1.png[/newsimage]Most consumers know exactly what they’re getting into when purchasing a netbook, but some have purchased netbook models that seem to struggle to run Microsoft Windows well.  The latest Linux-based OS to try to fill in as a Windows alternative is Jolicloud 1.0, a small, fast OS that is available for free.


Read the full article here: [http://www.myce.com/news/jolicloud-1-0-launched-a-fast-boot-os-for-netbooks-32852/](http://www.myce.com/news/jolicloud-1-0-launched-a-fast-boot-os-for-netbooks-32852/)


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#2

I used the beta for a bit on my EeePC. Not a bad OS for web browsing and social media. Not bad at all actually! The only reason I didn’t stick with it is because of the amount of data processing and image manipulation I do. I needed the power & functionality of Windows sigh.

It is definitely fast-booting with good performance and easy to use. Plus, it’s easy to try out!


#3

Sounds neat, I’d like to give it a shot. Probably add it to my ultra low voltage laptop as a dual boot option to see how it goes.