BargainTabletPC.com/NEWS UPDATES – Thursday, March 18th, 2004
Tablet PC Tales
Real users talk about their experiences–bad and good.
Microsoft introduced the Tablet PC platform in November 2002 to much fanfare and boasting. Nearly a year and a half later, Tablet PC sales have yet to set the world aflame.
But make no mistake: Tablet PCs have their devotees, frequent travelers who swear by the notebook alternative’s flexibility, light weight, long battery life, and cool features like the ability to scrawl handwritten notes directly on the screen.
HEWLETT Packard (HP) introduced the intelligent HP Compaq tablet PC — TC 1100 — at a lucky draw competition, which started from March 15. HP announced this at an event at a local restaurant.
The architecturally redesigned HP Compaq Tablet PC — TC 1100 is a versatile and fully functional mobile PC. Its design offers exceptional mobility and versatility for sharing business information and simplifies computing with the added convenience of handwriting. TC 1100 incorporates the integrated wireless Centrino technology with the 802.11b wireless LAN solution and built in Bluetooth technology.
On every purchase of selected HP products, such as iPAQ pocket PC h2210, HP Compaq Business Desktop d220, HP Compaq Notebook nx9010 and HP Proliant servers, consumers will have the opportunity to win a free HP Compaq tablet PC TC 1100 worth 2000 US dollars.
Flarion Unveils Chipsets for use in laptops, tablet PCs, …
BEDMINSTER, N.J. — Flarion Technologies, the architect of the IP-friendly FLASH-OFDM wireless broadband system, today announced the product availability of Flarion s latest modems and embedded chipsets for use in laptops, tablet PCs, PDAs and handsets. With new options for chipsets and modems, mobile operators and terminal and device manufacturers now have the ability to address immediate customer demand for mobile broadband and to build customized solutions for mobile broadband communications devices.