IDF 2010: Fourth Graders + Convertible Classmate PCs = Magic


The best booth at IDF 2010 that I saw was staffed by a whole bunch of 4th graders and Intel’s emerging markets platform group. While the Intel staffers were certainly knowledgeable, the kids stole the show. Classmate PCs in Action As I approached the Classmate PC display at IDF, a little girl ran up to […]

GBM InkShow: Gear I’m Carrying at IDF 2010

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At tech conferences the talk in the press room at some point turns away from the gadgets being presented and to what we’re actually using.Here’s a video of the gear I’m carrying this week at IDF 2010. I always find it interesting to peer inside of others’ gadget bags, especially those that belong to people […]

WeTab Looks Like a Winner (video demos)


Earlier today I mentioned that the WeTab (formerly known as the WePad) is getting a lot of attention here at IDF 2010. I got a chance to catch up with 4tiitoo CTO¬†Stephan Odoerfer, who gave me a full walkthrough of the device. To put it simply: I want one. At first glance the WePad looks […]

Dell Inspiron Duo Making Waves at IDF 2010


To say people are excited about the Dell Inspiron Duo here at IDF 2010 is an¬†understatement. For those wondering why I didn’t get t o go hands on with the Inspiron Duo, here’s why: I had to fight my way through a crowd of journalists just to grab a few seconds of video of the […]

IDF 2010: WeTab Getting A Lot of Attention, Shipping Next Week


The WeTab tablet is getting a lot of attention here at IDF 2010. Inel is using it to showcase its AppUp store on the show floor, it was used an example of a good tablet experience during today’s keynote and the man behind WeTab even took the stage. The WeTab’s touch centric is very attractive […]

IDF 2010: OpenPeak OpenTablet 7 on Video

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The OpenPeak OpenTablet 7 will become consumer’s ‘4th screen’ if AT&T and other OpenPeak partners have their ways. The seven-inch device looks promising and I can definitely see it going mainstream once AT&T and other providers throw some marketing muscle behind it. Avram Piltch of Laptop Mag and I found the OpenTablet 7 on display […]

Intel Developer Forum 2010 Day Zero


I spent yesterday afternoon at IDF 2010’s Day 0 event in San Francisco. A couple of researchers from Intel gave presentations and there were a few tech demos on hand. As always, the best part of the conference so far has been catching up with other tech writers that we interact with on nearly a […]