Selecting a notebook

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Has anyone tried lately to select a notebook computer? The available models seem be be endless. The longer I look at that vast array of notebooks from Toshiba, Sony, Dell, HP, Lenovo, Asus and Acer the harder I find to select one. Right balance between computing power, portability, battery longevity, quality of display is very difficult to get. more

ORGANIZE PHOTOS BY ‘WHERE’ NOT ‘WHEN’ WITH GLOBAL POSITIONING SYSTEM FOR SONY DIGITAL CAMERA

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SONY press release:

SAN DIEGO, Aug. 1, 2006 –Sony Electronics today announced a GPS device that puts your pictures on the map.

Using time and location recordings from Sony’s GPS-CS1 GPS device and the time stamp from a Sony digital still camera or camcorder, photo buffs can plot their digital images to a map and pinpoint exactly where they’ve been.

The 12-channel GPS unit is 3-½ inches long, weighs two ounces, and is sold with a carabineer to easily attach to a backpack or a belt loop.

“Whether you’re traveling to the Seven Wonders of the World, or just wondering where to buy your next house, our new GPS device can track your journey,” said David Johns, product manager for digital camera accessories at Sony Electronics. “Adding a geographic context to your digital images helps organize and make use of your photos in entirely new ways.”

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