Stories by Mary Lisbeth D'Amico and Terho Uimonen

  • Ultra-thin notebooks make splash

    Ultra-portable notebooks, and particularly a new crop of super-slim models, were among the big crowd pullers at the Comdex/Fall '98 show, promising a new era of true portability for road warriors. Several vendors unveiled new thin and light notebooks, which, although only around 2.5 cm thick and weighing a bit over a kilogram, often offer performance similar to full-sized notebooks.