...and may even have shipping models by 2002! http://www.zdnet.com/eweek/stories/general/0,11011,2652810,00.html http://www.zdnet.com/eweek/stories/general/0,11011,2652796,00.html http://www.zdnet.com/special/stories/comdex/0,12245,2652746,00.html This amazing, innovative device is halfway between a PDA and a laptop, combining the best features of each. Among the bold new initiatives planned for Tablet PC are storing user's handwritten notes as electronic ink (rather than using Graffiti or other pen input technologies), wireless networking, built-in email and fax capability, a full-fledged operating system with tightly integrated application components, a weight of less than 2 pounds, an optional serial keyboard, and may even have a microphone and a speaker for audio input and output! ====================================================================== Observation attributed to Prof. Robert Wilensky of the University of California at Berkeley: "We've all heard that a million monkeys banging on a million typewriters will eventually reproduce the works of Shakespeare. Now, thanks to the Internet, we know this is not true."