March 2006

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Review of the DocuPen RC800 Pen Scanner

I've been using the PLANOn DocuPen RC800 for about a month now, so I thought it would be a good time to post my final review. If you have any questions after...
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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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OneNote 2007 and the Ultra Mobile PC

Chris Pratley posts on his blog about how OneNote 2007 is Ultra Mobile PC “ready” as he talks about the “minimal UI mode” OneNote 2...
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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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GoBinder 2006 on the Ultra Mobile PC

If you remember my post from last week regarding the Ultra Mobile PC being demoed at the Blackboard Conference, I said  that several of t...
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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...