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post-PC era ELNs?

post-PC era ELNs?
The introduction of the iPad, and now iPad 2, XOOM, Galaxy Tab,… has prompted some in the tech world to believe we are moving into a new post-PC era (I mean the prophet Steve Jobs said so, it must be true). Well, since Apple’s influence is so absurd on many people, whatever Apple says does actually seem to come to pass. So I thoug [...]

Courier e-lab-book!!

Courier e-lab-book!!
An answer to my ELN prayers, check out the breaking story on engadget. This is small enough for a lab coat pocket, around a pound, accepts pen input – handwriting recognition, I think it integrates with Onenote! What the!? This would be great. It doesn’t come out until 3Q or 4Q of 2010, but man the future looks bright for ELNs &# [...]