Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 30th May 2007 21:11 UTC
PDAs, Cellphones, Wireless As rumored, the big new device that's Palm's Jeff Hawkins has chosen to announce at the D conference today is the Palm Foleo, which the company is billing as a 'mobile companion'. Boasting a 10-inch widescreen display and a full-size keyboard, the device is intended to be used in conjunction with your smartphone, with any edits to documents made on one device automatically reflected on the other thanks to the device's Bluetooth connectivity. The device also promises to turn on 'instantly', boasts built-in WiFi, and should last about 5 hours on a single charge. It runs Linux. More here.
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I agree $ 499 is a lot, especially when one can get a real laptop with that money.

Still, it can come as a nice sub-notebook or a kind of thin client. Let's hope the OS is tweakable.

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