Month: January 2007

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The Man of Many UMPCs

A long while back (in mobile computing years) I tagged Rob Bushway with the monkier, The Man of Many Tablets (MMT). At the time he had several at his disposal ...
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CES Report: PepperPad InkShow

One of the vendors I really wanted to check out at CES was Hanbit America, the folks behind the PepperPad. I've read a lot about the device, but have never h...
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Taking the OneCare Plunge …

As you can see from the image here, I am installing Windows Live OneCare.  I have heard a lot of bad things so far about the previous versions, mostly co...
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The EVO Tablet Arm from LCDArms

One of the vendors I desperately tried to get to see at CES was LCDArms. Unfortunately, time got away from us and we were not able to make it by. However,&nbs...
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The eToilet

My, oh, my. Time for a little. er… um… toilet humor. CAP News has a wonderfully silly article on the device Microsoft didn’t unveil at CES:...
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"True Tablet Heroes"

Our friend John Hill at Allegiance Technology Partners has started a new series of reports on Tablet PC usage he is calling, "True Tablet Heroes".  These...
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NetFlix To Deliver Streaming Video

NetFlix, who many thought was in a death spiral, has announced that they will be delivering streaming video via the Net. The $18 a month subscription plan allo...
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Electrovaya launches new PowerPads

Electrovaya is well known for their long battery life Tablet PCs, but more known for their PowerPad batteries that can be used on a number of laptops, Tablet ...
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Asus R1F Tablet PC Review

Tiffany Boggs has reviewed the Asus R1F Tablet PC for TabletPCReviewSpot.com. She concurs with those who call it the Lamborghini of Tablet PCs and of cour...
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The Samwell Rugged Tablet PC

I just got this in from the folks at Samwell International - an introduction to their Rugged Tablet PC. I'm waiting to get pricing and availability info from ...
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The First Year of the Ultra-Mobile PC

John Gatt has authored an interesting look at the first year of the Ultra-Mobile PC. He covers much of what we know since the release of the hand held devices ...
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The processor duel is just silly …

Just a quick comment here on something that has become apparent in multiple conversations lately. When Lenovo announced the X60 Tablet PC with a Core Duo UL...
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CES Impressions, the Dennis version

Well, I am almost recovered from the CES trip.  It was a most exciting and very busy trip for the whole GBM team, including introducing the newest o...
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Deals of the Day

A couple of interesting deals of the moment for you to ponder (and quickly). jkOnTheRun points out that the True Launch Bar (a task bar tool that Kendrick is a...
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CES Reports: Thoughts From Warner

While we’ve still got a few CES Inkshows to roll out, here are some thoughts after a few days digesting what I saw and experienced at CES. The things t...