Asus laptops to offer 'instant-on' Linux

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Splashtop and Vista side-by-side

An 'instant-on' version of Linux from US-based firm DeviceVM will soon appear on Asus laptops alongside Windows Vista. The Splashtop distro will be bundled on the Asus M70T, M50V, M51Vr and hig...

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