<body><script type="text/javascript"> function setAttributeOnload(object, attribute, val) { if(window.addEventListener) { window.addEventListener('load', function(){ object[attribute] = val; }, false); } else { window.attachEvent('onload', function(){ object[attribute] = val; }); } } </script> <div id="navbar-iframe-container"></div> <script type="text/javascript" src="https://apis.google.com/js/plusone.js"></script> <script type="text/javascript"> gapi.load("gapi.iframes:gapi.iframes.style.bubble", function() { if (gapi.iframes && gapi.iframes.getContext) { gapi.iframes.getContext().openChild({ url: 'https://www.blogger.com/navbar.g?targetBlogID\x3d25388941\x26blogName\x3dThrough+Foreign+Eyes\x26publishMode\x3dPUBLISH_MODE_BLOGSPOT\x26navbarType\x3dBLUE\x26layoutType\x3dCLASSIC\x26searchRoot\x3dhttp://wildthoughtsfaq.blogspot.com/search\x26blogLocale\x3den\x26v\x3d2\x26homepageUrl\x3dhttp://wildthoughtsfaq.blogspot.com/\x26vt\x3d6141665306460740873', where: document.getElementById("navbar-iframe-container"), id: "navbar-iframe" }); } }); </script>
MWave 468x60

Lakaw is a journey is a step is a move. I love to travel around the world and this is my travel and travel gadget site. Welcome and Enjoy!

1 comments | Wednesday, August 20, 2008

Intel unveiled a new iteration of its Classmate Tablet PC today, featuring a touch screen mode, a new wedge design, and motion-sensing internal hardware. Intel’s press release says:
“Our ethnographic research has shown us that students responded well to tablet and touch screen technology,” Ibrahim added. “The creativity, interactivity and user-friendliness of the new design will enhance the learning experiences for these children. This is important for both emerging and mature markets where technology is increasing being seen as a key tool in encouraging learning and facilitating teaching.”

Watch the Classmate PC video after the jump.

Intel Classmate 8.9″ Tablet PC features/specifications:
The touch-enabled Classmate will feature an 8.9″ screen with a built-in webcam that can swivel 180 degrees. It will also feature the latest Atom processor from Intel, allowing the Classmates to see a 50% performance increase over previous generations with Celeron M processors and up to 6.5 hours of battery life (the Celeron model is being phased out across the board as supplies of Atom processors increase). It also features palm-reject, so that kids can write and draw naturally with their palms resting on the screen.

According to Christopher Dawson's technology blog, the tablet-enabled Classmates will be available at the end of the year.



Anonymous Anonymous said...

this is truly one of the best there are


August 21, 2008 3:29 AM


Links to this post:

Create a Link

<< Home

More Interesting Stories

Related Posts with Thumbnails