Microsoft Courier

by Mick

In the light of strong rumours that Apple is about to launch a slate (tablet) device - to be revealed at the end of January for general availability from March - is there a new Tablet PC in the offing from Microsoft ?

First mentioned in September 2009, Gizmodo showed details of a device puported to come from Microsoft.

Although this may simply be a concept video, it is interesting to note another video demonstrating something similar as a prototype.

More information may become available today as rumor has it that Microsoft will be unveiling a HP-built Courier at this years CES.

You can watch the pre-show keynote address to be given by Steve Ballmer and Robbie Bach, President of the Entertainment & Devices Division from

scheduled to be broadcast on 6th January at approximately 6:30pm PST