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AllLinuxDevices: Crusoe-Based Internet Appliance Delivered by Hitachi

Dec 07, 2000, 23:54 (0 Talkback[s])

"Hitachi, Ltd. today announced that it will immediately begin shipping its Crusoe-based Internet appliance in Japan. The company also plans to introduce the product in the United States as a result of demand at Comdex."

"Hitachi's new device lets you put the Internet in your hand and surf the Web with the stroke of a pen," said Dave Ditzel, chief executive officer, Transmeta Corporation. "Transmeta's Crusoe microprocessor allows Hitachi to put all the performance of a PC into a handheld computer with up to seven hours of battery life."

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