Linked by Thom Holwerda on Thu 24th Feb 2011 14:49 UTC
Intel Apple has just updated its line of MacBook Pros. Usually, this isn't anything to get particularly excited about, but this time around, they've got a genuine treat: Thunderbolt. Apple is the first to use this new connection technology, developed at Intel and believed to be the copper version of Lightpeak. It's pretty impressive.
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Wireless smartphone connection
by PlunderBunny on Thu 24th Feb 2011 20:58 UTC
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"With smartphones becoming ever more powerful, the moment where you can just plug your smartphone in a dock somewhere and have it connected to a high-resolution display and several input and storage devices is coming ever closer."

I'd like a faster version of Bluetooth to do this - I want to be able to walk into the office, and as soon as I sit down at my desk, my keyboard, mouse and monitor will wirelessly connect to my phone. Oh, need I need to be able to run Windows in a VM on my phone - not much chance of that with Apple's licensing.

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