Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 6th May 2009 08:42 UTC
Apple Normally, this isn't something you'd find on the front page of OSNews, but the amount of craftsmanship and attention to detail going into this project is just mind blowing. In fact, it's so mind blowing that many Apple rumour websites posted this as a possible shot of an upcoming Apple netbook. Well, yeah, if Apple started making laptops out of wood...
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RE[2]: Nothing would surprise me
by bousozoku on Thu 7th May 2009 16:30 UTC in reply to "RE: Nothing would surprise me"
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And was it the original Palm Pilot that was prototyped as a piece of wood to see how practical it'd be to carry around?


Probably so. A lot of mockups start with wood or clay, so it would (or wood) be likely that Palm used that technique.

Thinking back, I made the joke that Greenpeace wouldn't be happy with Apple until their computers were made of wood, so it seems funny that someone might have picked up on that.

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