As colleagues Will Greenwald and Neha Tiwari have noted, the newmovie will mean big bucks in the . But not everyone can get away with wearing an " " to work, let alone past most conscious security guards.
So Haier is making it possible for so-called mature adults to show their allegience to bot culture with a laptop. Granted, it's basically a G70 notebook with a decal, as Engadget notes, though it does have a 17-inch screen, 2GB of memory and a 120GB hard drive. It also looks kind of bulky and is somewhat reminiscent of the that made Haier famous.
The real Transformer paydirt, however, is yet to come. It's only a matter of time before the "" is modded for the iPhone.