[ubuntu-uk] ONE laptop

Alan Pope alan at popey.com
Tue Feb 19 18:37:17 GMT 2008

On Tue, Feb 19, 2008 at 06:14:32PM +0000, Chris Rowson wrote:
> Just reading an article on the register about the new Elonex One when
> I noticed a comment with a link in:
> http://ec.fontastic.com.tw/clients/showproducts_A9160333734983_big_P11987417213084909.html
> Looks like Elonex are rebranding these PCs. At least there's a bit
> more techie info here.

IMHO compared to the eee they look _awful_. Looks like it would be top heavy 
having all the gubbins in the screen (given it _is_ an digital picture frame 
with a keyboard attached). I can't imagine it would be ergonomically 
pleasant to use on anything other than a flat table. Given it has a "brace" 
(as you'd get with a picture frame), and _all_ the weight is in the screen, 
I can't see it standing up on its own without that brace.

Also having the wired net connection come into the device half way up the 
screen just looks like a recipie for a strained connector resulting in rapid 


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