Monthly Archives January 2009

touch and telephone

Palm introduced the Pre during CES, it is a small multi-touch phone, with a physical keyboard. Three features make it interesting: Its Web OS [fr] The task switching mechanism Wireless Charger LG also presented a new touch phone/watch, Baudisch here you go! Finally, Microsoft is investing more money into touch technology [fr].

Microsoft’s Songsmith

no. comment. via gizmodo.

OLPC downsizing

The OLPC organization will be laying off half of its staff and ending its involvement in Sugar development, core of the OLPC Environment. I don’t know what this mean in regard of software developments for the version 2. From the announce: This restructuring is also the result of an exciting new direction for OLPC. Our [...]