The dual-core version of the ThinkPad x100e is a much better bet than the original single-core version. Battery life is still an issue, but it's a nice-to-the-touch 11.6-inch business Netbook.
With its design improvements and feature enhancements, the HTC Legend is a worthy upgrade from the Hero and one of the most solid and well-built Android phones we've seen in its class. We can only hope that a North American version is released soon.
We say hello to a new iPhone and a Webby award and goodbye to the half-hour version of CNET Live.
Haier America's flash-based Ibiza Rhapsody is pricier and larger than the competition, but its straightforward interface, excellent wireless integration, speedy processor, and plethora of features should appeal to those looking for a player that does it all.
It's an all-call show as we gave away a free BlackBerry Curve. On eof the perks of watching the live version of the show every Thursday at 4 PM Eastern. However there's still lots of good info for the podcast viewers.
A new version of the Foxit reader contains important bug fixes
T-Mobile gets a new version of the Nokia 6030.
Pricing not available
Google SketchUp is a flexible, powerful app for quick 3D sketching on the fly, but professionals will want the $500 version.
Download Google SketchUp for free here.
OpenOffice 2, the freeware version of Sun Microsystems StarOffice 8, is a great deal for home and small-businesses users who don't mind browsing online forums for tech support. But enterprise users are better served by StarOffice 8.
Download for free from Download.com
TechTool freeware version 1.1.9 in the works