[linux-elitists] The desktop in your pocket

Ben Woodard woodard@redhat.com
Mon Jan 26 07:28:33 PST 2004


On Sun, 2004-01-25 at 14:58, Larry M. Augustin wrote:
> >Jeff Kinz wrote on Sunday, January 25, 2004 9:00 AM
> >> maOn Sun, Jan 25, 2004 at 07:08:02AM -0800, Karsten M. Self wrote:
> >> > One of the points I made in recent desktop discussions was that
> >computer
> >> > platforms in the near future may emphasize portability over performance
> >> > -- my ideal platform would fit in my pocket, yet support a display and
> >> > keyboard when at a workstation.
> 
> See www.oqo.com.  It's a full PC in a form factor that's close to PDA sized.
> It plugs into a docking station that allows it to function as a desktop
> computer.
> 

Well that is certainly something that I'd be interested in, provided
that hardware was near enough to standard that I could get Linux running
on the puppy.

> (Disclosure - Azure Capital Partners is an investor in OQO.)
> 
> Larry
> 
> 
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