Hey, we're ready to cheer anything that can move travelers through an airport security queue faster--and a new line of "checkpoint friendly" laptop cases by Anaheim, Calif.-based Mobile Edge falls under that rubric. Owners of the ScanFast bags don't have to dig their computers out of their cases. Airport screeners can X-ray the machine while it's still inside.
The bags come in briefcase, backpack, and messenger-bag styles; all are compliant with. The collection is set to launch in late summer, with a tentative price range of $79.99 to $99.99.
The ScanFast bags, of course, aren't the first entry to the speed-security-lines genre. Among other offerings, there's the, a laptop case that's essentially all strap and no bag.