December 5, 2008
HP Vivienne Tam Edition Mini 1000 Digital Clutch now available
Laura June writes about the new Mini 1000 custom 10-inch netbook from HP.
“The Vivienne Tam-designed Mini 1000…is available to order on HP’s site…The notebook (sports) a 1.6 GHz Intel Atom with 1GB of RAM, plus an up to 60GB hard drive. The fashion-conscious laptop is less than an inch thick and has a starting weight of 2.45 pounds.”
Say hello to the $99 iPhone
Jason D. O’Grady includes findings from Boy Genius Report that states Apple’s iPhone may soon drop in price at Walmart stores.
“Today, BGR claims that Apple may re-launch the discontinued 4GB iPhone at Walmart for $99 (with a two year contract). BGR notes that its source does not have a proven track record but that ‘it does make you think, doesn’t it?’”
“Nokia has cut expectations of the mobile-phone market for the third time in as many months, while Palm is planning to cut costs by 20 per cent following a halving of sales. Less than a month ago Nokia predicted 330 million phones would ship in the last quarter of 2008, a prediction the company now thinks was optimistic – though this time the Finnish giant is only saying that the final number will be lower.”