Month: March 2006

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Lenovo Thinkpad Tablet PC commercial

I'm sitting here watching 24 on Fox and I just saw the coolest Tablet PC commercial featuring the Lenovo X41 Tablet PC . What is really cool about it was the...
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Another new UMPC / Origami device?

- I picked this up from a Google search, so the information is a bit sketchy, but Stuff Magazine in the UK is reporting a new entrant into the UMPC market, t...
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OnTheRun with Tablet PCs #16

Marc Orchant and James Kendrick are back with a discussion about, the Ultra-Mobile PC (UMPC).  Listen here         ...
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Where are the other players?

I’ve been giving this some thought over the past week and I’m wondering: where are the other Tablet PC OEMs in this whole UMPC thing. Sams...
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Founder UMPC specs on UMPCBuzz.com …

- The folks (the infamous Heiny bunch) over at UMPCBuzz.com have been digging around on the internet. What they found was a set of specifications on the Foun...
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Another UMPC introduction …

- PC World magazine is carrying news about still another Ultra-Mobile PC pending release on the market. Named the "SmartCaddie", this one is from PaceBook Ja...
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StudentTabletPC.com is back up!

I just received an email from Tracy Hooten regarding StudentTabletPC.com. They are having temporary issues with their domain name, but should be back up in t...
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Craig, Neil, and Hugo talk Tablet PCs

You've got to love it when 3 Tablet PC enthusiasts get together and make their discussion public in this special edition of Talk'n Tablet Downunder. Listen i...
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New Ultra Mobile PC web sites launch

We have a couple of new Ultra Mobile PC website launches to alert you about: UltraMobilePCs.com  (run by TabletPC2.com) is on the "slate" for a grand...
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ISVs are stepping up to the plate

Lora posts another helpful entry on what developers can do right now to help position their company's applications for the Ultra Mobile PC. I'm really lookin...
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CNN on Ultra Mobile PC

CNN has posted a nice video review on the Ultra Mobile PC. In the video, you can see the DialKeys keyboard at work.  Marc Saltzman mentions th...
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MobileKinetics HandPortal screenshots

MobileKinetics.com has sent me some screen shots of their HandPortal application for the Ultra Mobile PC that I posted about last evening. Click the thumbnai...
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So, what is an Ultra Mobile PC?

Microsoft has released the following guidelines as to what makes up the baseline specs for being called an Ultra Mobile PC: Windows XP Tablet PC Edition 20...