[LINK] Phone as laptop

Tom Worthington tom.worthington at tomw.net.au
Tue Mar 8 08:19:49 AEDT 2011

Scott Howard wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 18, 2011 at 5:30 PM, Tom Worthington 
> <tom.worthington at tomw.net.au <mailto:tom.worthington at tomw.net.au> wrote:
>> ... The laptop dock is essentially a netbook computer which has been
>>     reprogrammed to only work when connected to a particular model of smart
>>     phone. ... 
> http://androidcommunity.com/atrix-4g-webtop-on-any-hdmi-connection-20110305/
> So clearly the laptop dock isn't a netbook computer, but nothing more 
> than an LCD screen, a keyboard, and a power supply.

I stand corrected. From this article it appears the HP Laptop Dock is 
not a fully functional netbook, but just an overpriced LCD, keyboard and
power supply.

Tom Worthington FACS CP HLM, TomW Communications Pty Ltd. t: 0419496150
PO Box 13, Belconnen ACT 2617, Australia  http://www.tomw.net.au
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