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Chinese hacker builds his own iPad 3 running Windows XP

Jul 12, 2011, 23:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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[ Thanks to An Anonymous Reader for this link. ]

"It's not clear exactly what parts he used, but it's either the innards of one laptop or parts from a few. The end result is a rather bulky tablet device with a touchscreen. Most importantly, though, is the fact it works, and works well. He loads Windows XP, plays with Google Earth, and rotates the screen to show the menus switch correctly. Not only that, but he's also made a leather case for the tablet that has a built-in keyboard for using it like a laptop."

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