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It just got announced today. It's a new type of Personal computer that sits right between a Pocket PC and a lightweight Notebook or Tablet PC. There was a site with a "teaser" about it at
but it finally got announced today at the CeBIT conference in Europe. There are some interesting characteristics that define what an Ultra Mobile Personal Computer is. The highlights are:
The specs are new available at http://www.microsoft.com/umpc and more in depth information for developers can be found at http://msdn.microsoft.com/mobility/tabletpc/umpc