Maker Faire

The Ultra Mobile PC

Type: Presentation
Program Area: Computers

Day/Time: Saturday, April 22 5:00 PM (30 minutes)

Day/Time: Sunday, April 23 1:30 PM (30 minutes)

Location: Makeshift Theatre

The Ultra-Mobile PC is a new kind of computer. It combines the power of Windows XP with mobile-ready technologies that make it easy to access and use your software on the go. With small, lightweight, carry-everywhere hardware designs, you can connect and communicate, accomplish any task anywhere and at any time, and be entertained and informed wherever life takes you. Come see what’s possible with the Ultra Mobile PC.
45 min

Related site: http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/umpc/

Presented by

Todd Landstad

Todd Landstad is a Lead Software Design Engineer in Test for the Microsoft Tablet PC Platform API team. Todd started at Microsoft working on the Windows 95 device drivers test team. Since then he has worked on a variety of Microsoft products such as Internet Explorer, Windows 98, and Microsoft’s Hardware products. Joining the Tablet PC team in 2001 he worked on the Tablet PC Platform and created several power toy applications including InkCrossword. Todd’s current role is helping to design and ship future Tablet PC technologies that enable ISV’s to create great Tablet PC related products.