Stories by Brian Dooley and Tamara Plakalo

  • Laptop dancing

    As it becomes fashionable to give PCs away - only with a paid up-front Internet access agreement, of course - resellers might want to replace their dwindling desktop profits with notebook sales. At a much higher unit price, there are better margins to be made from notebooks; at the same time, though, notebooks are becoming cheaper, so that more organisations can consider them as desktop replacements. Brian Dooley and Tamara Plakalo report on developments in the notebook market