__/ [Els] on Tuesday 30 August 2005 11:42 \__
>>>>> dual-head display is a bit tricky on a laptop :-)
>>>> I thought about one which unfolds horizontally. Now, if only I had the
>>>> resources to design and manufacture a laptop... *smile*
>>> Once you get round to it and have found resources, make it a triple
>>> already. Easier to unfold; no need to slide the unfolded display to be
>> Also a matter of equilibrium!
> Speaking of which, the triple display laptop may turn out to be rather
There are no free lunches.
>>> It can't be all that difficult to manufacture for a company
>>> that already does regular laptops - maybe there is some reason they
>> Someone may have thought about it, but...
>>> Seen from the top, the display could either be in this position:
>>> for personal use,
>>> or in this one:
>>> / \
>>> to display whatever you'd want to show to other people sitting at the
>>> same table.
>> You just blew my mind!
> Hope it didn't hurt ;-)
I never said "ouch". *wink*
>> My supervisor has projectors in his offices and he
>> sure could use something like that his laptop. Let's start a business
>> together *grin*
> I'm afraid we'd need a third party in possession of resources <g>
Me... that's one... you... that's two... so, yeah... we need a third party.
Have you got Steve Job's number?
>>> Only if you let it :-)
>> I usually do. Too many times. Maybe Dave will be after me now...
> Yup, saw that already - clever avoidance of names ;-)
> The key to avoid paranoia is tell yourself to be as ignorant as
> possible I guess - Never assume someone is after you until they
> actually show up on your doorstep. And then offer them coffee or tea -
> ignore the possibility of malice :-)
Thanks for the advice. It helps.