Update: Ultrasmall desktops aren't new, but an Intel design unearthed in Asia means there may be a lot more on the way.
Ultracompact desktop PC design is tapping into two powerful forces: Low cost and eco friendliness. Tiny Dell desktops (photo) and Atom-powered Nettops are hints of things to come. And Intel motherboards disclosed in Asia may fuel this trend. Hardware site HKEPC has posted photos of two new Intel Mini-ITX-based motherboards, "Eklo" and "Fly Creek."
(Correction: the motherboard is called Eklo not "Elko" as previously reported.)
The original Mini-ITX board design was … Read more