Origami

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Keyboards Don’t Sell Tablets

Attention everyone who thinks a keyboard is the key to beating the iPad: 2009 called. They want their thoroughly disproved idea that tablets need keyboards back...
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Microsoft’s OrigamiProject.com Folds

Remember when all the talk was about UMPCs and folks were hitting up Microsoft's OrigamiProject.com for all the latest hints and clues about what this new platf...
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VREO Tablet PC Versus Laptop Video

VREO, a real estate software company that focuses on Tablet PC e-signature software, has a brief 4:36 minute video outlining the differences between a Tablet P...
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HTC Shift – Delivered This Morning!

A couple of weeks ago I had posted that I might be moving to a regular laptop as my main 'work' computer (not personal mind you :) ).  I also said that I...
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Define The Ultra-Mobile PC

How times quickly change. When the Origami / Ultra-Mobile PC platform was rolled out in 2006, Microsoft and Intel defined the platform as having a touch screen...
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ASUS R2E Product Info

ASUS has posted a new product page for the ASUS R2E Ultra Mobile PC. This system really excited me! It has a 7" SunRead "glare-proof" touchscreen, built-in 3G...
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Microsoft’s UMPC Usage Scenario Survey

OrigamiProject.com has posted a request for folks to fill out a survey on UMPC usage and perceptions. As an incentive they are giving away some prizes, too. So...
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The Hole in Our Lives

WallStreetJournal.com's Jeremy Wagstaff has written a really good article about on the "hole" in our lives that companies are recognizing and trying to fill ...
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How To Get Rid of the Virtual Mouse

Does the virtual mouse touch pointer on Origami/UMPC devices drive you a bit crazy? It certainly drives me bonkers until I get rid of it. I also know that in t...
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Samsung Q1 Ultra UMPC InkShow

Well, as promised, here is my InkShow review of the Samsung Q1 Ultra UMPC.  I spent a LOT of time on this machine, and attempted to answer as many of the ...
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Samsung Q1 Ultra UMPC in da GBM house!

Well, I have been waiting impatiently for my new OQO Model 02 to show up while playing with the new Lenovo X61.  No shortage of fun around here right now...
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Azentek’s new UMPC!

 We first got news of this company when at CES this year where I did a quick standup interview with Derek Prentice of Azentek. Since then, we ha...