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Daily News Round #3 for July 29, 2004

Daily News Round #3 news post from TweakTown's online news computing and technology content pages for July 29, 2004
By: Steve Dougherty | Posted: Jul 29, 2004 12:24 pm

- L Makes A Big Scene Today


Some amazing products here. L have three announcements doing the rounds today. The first of which tells us about their new and highly extreme LGA 775 based Hollywood Gold XPress Laptop, boasting a beefy 17" WSXGA+1680x1050 and upgradeable 1920x1200 UltraSpeed Widescreen, as well as being the world's first laptop to include PCI-Express support. More on the Gold XPress within L's supporting press release.


June-28-2004 - L announces the Hollywood Gold XPress, the world's first notebook designed around Intel's new PCI-Express architecture, delivering an unprecedented level of performance technological features poised to change the face of modern high-performance computing and mobile entertainment, and launches nationwide AD campaign.


Secondly, L introduce their Cosmopolitan 32 and 64bit laptop family today which feature a modular upgradeable 15.4" widescreen display and are offered in either P4 EE or Athlon64 varieties. The full details on their latest Cosmo laptop line within L's supporting PR here folks.


June-28-2004 - L announces the all new Cosmopolitan Bronze, Silver64 and Gold Laptop Series featuring both Intel Pentium 4 or Athlon64 Processing capabilities and world-premiering an upgradeable modular 15.4" UltraSpeed LCD Display to resolutions of up to 1920x1200 pixels for added long-term investment security.


Finally, L also inform us of their team-up with Stardock Corporation recently in which they aim to develop, deploy and deliver a new WinXP4L desktop enhancement software package, included with all of L's laptop and desktop products. If you've used any of Stardock's powerful desktop customization tools in the past, you'll know just how powerful their products can be. More details on this one here.


June-28-2004 - is pleased to announce the unveiling of a new WinXP4L desktop enhancement software package, included with all laptop and desktop products beginning August 2004. Taking advantage of the powerful DesktopX technology developed by Stardock, has created a custom interactive desktop, fully fledged with desktop animations, icon animations, custom 2D and 3D objects, and other visual enhancements. Like 's custom toolbar and start menu, the new desktop experience is not only fully customizable for the features the user wants, but is also engineered towards high system performance taking full advantage of the latest video graphics display technologies and hardware, with virtually no CPU utilization so users can enjoy an entirely new experience without suffering from a performance hit.


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