September 6, 2000
IBM to roll with Crusoe TM5400 ThinkPad
Author: JT Smith
IBM has demoed a Transmeta-based notebook, but officially the company isn't committed to shipping it as a product. Naturally nobody actually believes this, and a blab today from Taiwanese notebook manufacturer Quanta Computer confirms that Big Blue will be rolling out quantities of the beasts, under the ThinkPad 240 X-series banner, by the end of the year, according to a story at The Register. More from Bloomberg.