ARM-powered Linux Smartbooks delayed due to Flash issues

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http://linuxers.org – ARM has been a leading technology in the mobile phone market. And as every kingdom loves to expand and grow, they were planning to enter the subnetbook world with ARM-powered Smartbooks, running Linux. But according to Ian Drew, ARM's marketing vice president, due to some recent events they have decided to delay its launch. These ARM-powered smartbooks(somewhere between netbooks and smartphones) aim to provide an instant on and longer life than the current netbooks, which are mostly Intel Atom based running Windows, Chromium OS or UNE. (General)