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IBM to Demo Crusoe-based Notebook
At the upcoming PC Expo, IBM is planning to provide a technology demonstration - a ThinkPad notebook computer designed around Transmeta’s Crusoe microprocessor.

ibm thinkpad  Crusoe processor, and now IBM has said it may use the Crusoe in ThinkPad notebooks due to ship later this year. IBM said it will have a technology demonstration of one notebook at the PC Expo (June 26-29 in NYC), and is considering offering Crusoe-based models later this year. Transmeta, which unveiled the Crusoe after months/years of speculation, is focusing on mobile Internet computing. One of Crusoe's much-publicized features is its very low power consumption, meaning it can (theoretically) run all

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IBM Express-es Its Candid Desire For SMEs


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