Well, I actually didn't know it was going on till today.
Closed circuit info on netbooks:
1. Get at least a 6 cell battery.
2. Make sure the RAM can go to at least 2GB.
3. Get 92% or bigger keyboard
4. Don't get 8 or 9 inch screen...too small. 10" is OK.
5. Might want to make sure it has a SVGA monitor jack so you can have an
6. Might want to have an ethernet jack for home use (plugged in to network).
My Acer Aspire One works great and I have no complaints at all.