Via Releases Laptop Design as Open Source
May 27, 2008, 13:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sumner Lemon)
"Via Technologies released the hardware design for a low-cost
laptop with WiMax support under an open-source license on Tuesday,
a move intended to make customization easier and shorten design
cycles for system makers.
"The CAD (computer-assisted design) files for the OpenBook
reference design can be downloaded for free and made available to
anyone under the Creative Commons Attribution ShareAlike 3.0
license. The terms of this license allow the CAD files to be freely
copied, shared and modified..."