IDC’s definition of an ultra low-cost notebook PC is: a sub-$500 clamshell form factor mobile PC with a screen...
DESIGNING PORTABLE COMPUTERS
This topic explores the process of conceiving, engineering, and designing portable computers. Since 1968, when Alan Kay first conceived of the portable computer, inventors, engineers, and designers have been on a quest to design smaller, more powerful, and easier-to-use portable devices. Notebook computers have been refined to the point where very powerful computers can be packaged in very small containers. Now the challenge is to make smartphones the personal computer of the 21st Century.
Designing Portable Computers is part of Business Exchange, suggested by Steve Hamm. This topic contains 1,966 news and 169 blog items. Read updated news, blogs, and resources about Designing Portable Computers. Find user-submitted articles and reactions on Designing Portable Computers from like-minded professionals.
Recent news on this topic.
The market is expected to gain further momentum with the release of Montevina platform, which is Intel’s first Centrino...
Sony has introduced two notebooks with Blu-ray disc technology. These are VAIO NS and CS models.
MPC Computers has unveiled TXTbook PC, an inexpensive mobile notebook computer designed primarily for the K-6 education...
Laptops that take gravity-defying inspiration from sports shoes are not representative of the market for PCs.
In 2Q08, worldwide sales of smartphones to end users reached 32.2 million units, an increase of 15.7% on 2Q07.
Intel has devised a way to double the air flow generated by fans used to cool ultra-thin notebook computers.
Steve explores how Apple challenged the rest of the mobile phone handset industry to explore new technologies, such as...
This wiki, on the Wet Paint wiki platform, includes two chapters from Steve Hamm's book, The Race for Perfect: Inside...
Even without much help from Apple, Fred gets inside the process of designing and engineering Apple's iPhone.
This blog focuses on the intersection of innovation, globalization, and leadership. Hamm explores the innovation...
This story follows the path from conception to engineering to design and through the manufacturing of Lenovo's ThinkPad...
Buzz) said on Monday it will start selling Research In Motion's (RIM.TO: Quote, Profile, Research, Stock Buzz)...
Extract not available.
Top Sources: Designing Portable Computers
- New York Times
- CNET News.com
- Washington Post
Please wait, content being added to topic...