Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 11th Jun 2012 21:19 UTC
Apple Apple held its keynote speech just now, kicking off its developer conference. The company announced minor refreshes for its laptop line, introduced a stunning new laptop with a Retina display, and gave a sneak peek of iOS 6, which will launch in the Fall.
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RE[3]: Death of Wired networking
by zima on Mon 18th Jun 2012 22:38 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Death of Wired networking"
zima
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Its the entire notebook formfactor thats shifting and has been since its original incarnation.
Notebooks originally started their life as "foldable, luggable desktop machines"

Really?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grid_Compass
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Epson_HX-20 (also PX-8 Geneva)
http://www.old-computers.com/MUSEUM/doc.asp?c=764
http://cosy.com/language/cosyhard/cosyhard.htm
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:TRS-80_Model_200_and_Vaio.jpg

Seems like we had pretty good idea from the start how we want a notebook to look like. But some people seem to remember only the high-performance "foldable, luggable desktop machines" early subgroup.

Edited 2012-06-18 22:41 UTC

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