Now, instead of being marketed as PDA-Notebook hybrids (my first thoughts on the machine), they are coming as Notebook variants, selling for an average price of $2000!
Here's some coverage @ [URL=http://news.com.com/2100-1001-964903.html]CNet[/URL]:
Executives representing more than 20 companies manufacturing devices using the software joined Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates here for the launch. Acer, Fujitsu, Hewlett-Packard and Toshiba are among the companies making the new tablet PCs, which are similar to notebook PCs. Most of the devices allow the input of data with a stylus in addition to or instead of a keyboard.
Would you be willing to pay for a Tablet PC now?