OnTheRun with Tablet PCs podcast #38- all about the Lenovo x61 Tablet

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Otr_tpc_cover_art_new Marc Orchant and James Kendrickboth have recently picked up Lenovo ThinkPad x61 Tablet PCs and in show#38 discuss the x61 from stem to stern.  James has the SXGA+(1440×1040) screen and Marc has the MultiTouch XGA screen and the twocompare the virtues of each.

James’ x61 has the Intel Turbo Memory option,which is a flash memory cache designed to speed up disk access andprogram loading.  Marc has the integrated WWAN option instead.  Joinour hosts for a roundabout conversation that covers all aspects of thefirst ThinkPad Tablet PC with the Santa Rosa Core 2 Duo processor.

Both hosts discuss how they used differentmethods to get the information and settings from their old Tablet PCover to the ThinkPad.  James used the Belkin Easy Transfer cableand Marc used the included Lenovo System Migration Assistant toaccomplish the same thing.  The Belkin is available for use onnon-ThinkPad PCs.

One of the most useful utilities you will find for any PC is Anagramand the two discuss the latest version which is now Vista and Outlook2007 compatible.  You will also hear that the program has beenoptimized for the Tablet PC.

Enjoy the show!

Special thanks to Tiedye Keith for the great song "Vulnerable" with vocals by Tony Lindsay of Santana