The "ruggedized" GoBook II can take a pounding, but it's huge and expensive. Don't consider it unless you have extreme computing needs.
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Despite the solid construction and the included GPS system, the sheer sticker shock of the Itronix Hummer GoBook VR-1 restricts its target audience to Hummer fetishists and construction-site foremen.
The GoBook XR-1 gets refreshed and rebranded as the GD8000.
In a distant solar system, water-soaked chunks of rock that contain two of the key elements of a habitable planet have been spotted for the first time.
While many first tweets centered on dull daily details or confusion about what Twitter even does, Jedi Master tweeters treated their first 140-character messages like a night at the comedy club.
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A "third eye" GPS-enabled device by Taser International that wraps around the head, set to debut sometime in the third quarter, could help law enforcement with evidence gathering.
The software giant signs an agreement with Taiwanese contract manufacturer Wistron to cover patents also related to Google's other operating system, Chrome OS.
At its San Jose event today, Apple draws unflattering comparisons between the iPad Mini and its rival.
Microsoft is opening a Zune-themed club for private corporate-sponsored events in Los Angeles.