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Twist and Compute?

Twist and Compute (Photo Credit: Microsoft)

Microsoft is twisting the night away, realizing people are using devices with fewer input buttons, they have been craftily making plans for a twisted world. (Download the MS research here.)

According to the BBC Report,

Acer Ferrari 1100 Carbon Fiber UMPC

Acer Ferrari 1100 UMPCAcer has provided the wow factor in notebooks with their Ferrari series – which was wildly popular at TigerDirect as well! The last sub-compact notebook from Ferrari was criticized for lack of an optical drive, and Acer has taken that into consideration with their latest entry – the UMPC Ferrari 1100.

According to the PC Magazine article, “The Acer Ferrari 1100 ($1,860 street), though far from being the lightest ultraportable on the market, improves upon the 1000 by integrating a slot-loading DVD burner.” Specs that impress will also wow you for a UMPC type device that stretches it’s elbows into the standard notebook arena.

Fujitsu LifeBook U810 UMPC: The fusion of Power and Portability

smallish-fujitsu-lifebook-picture.jpgTreat yourself to a mobile companion that’s ready to go when you are: The Fujitsu LifeBook U810 Ultra Mobile PC (UMPC). This ultra-portable notebook packs a stylish design to accompany the many features it offers. With an estimated battery life of 5.5 hours, the Fujitsu LifeBook U810 UMPC will keep you up and running during lengthy flights, without the need to charge the battery.

LIVE TigerTV Pink Friday Event

If you haven’t already heard, Pink Friday is sweeping the nation with excitement! A big part of that excitement is the Pink Friday ‘Charity Auction’ scheduled throughout the day during the Live TigerTV Pink Friday Broadcast from 9AM Eastern to Midnight – this is one event you will not want to miss with over $125,000 in products up for grabs with donations totalling about HALF of the total price. $1200 Sony Pink VAIO Notebook PC – Only six (6) lucky callers will get it – for $600! How about a 42 inch Toshiba REGZA HD LCD-TV for only $600? Yep – ten lucky callers will be able to get it too! Even three of the prized OQO UMPC will be up for your taking – for only $750!

Not sure where to go watch the live event? Well, you can watch it right here on this page starting at 9AM, or during the actual day of November 23, 2007, hereby deemed Pink Friday, it will be on the right side of our website, TigerDirect News – or you can also get there from the homepage of TigerDirect.com, Pink Friday’s website and more – through 12 Midnight (eastern time).

Killer 2007 Lineup From Samsung: Vista Certified LCD, UMPC, 4-in-1 Laser

Samsung has some of the coolest new makes and models for 2007! Their lineup includes Windows Vista Certified displays (three sizes!), One of the smallest laser printers available, and an Ultra Mobile PC that comes in several models, some capable of running Vista!