Sony is rumoured to be working on a tablet PC to compete with the Apple iPad.
Sony's latest refresh of its Vaio P ultraportable PC is set to feature an accelerometer and a touchpad.
New Sony Vaios are set to get touchscreen functionality later this year, in addition to PlayStation Network (PSN) access.
ExclusiveA leading industry analyst at Gartner and a number of PC magazing editors have criticised Sony's ultraportable PC strategy, following the news last week that a Sony Vaio P 'mark 2' is set for release later in 2009.
ExclusiveWhile Sony's Vaio P series – the sexy ultra-portable 'notbook' that launched earlier this year – came under fire from critics for its frightening price-tag, it looks like the Japanese computing giant has been doing something right, as it has plans to release a Vaio P 'mark 2' this coming autumn.
Sony's new Vaio W is the Japanese computing giant's first official 'netbook', although Sony would still rather hear it called a 'mini notebook'.
Lenovo is prepping a super portable computer to take on Sony's much-hyped Vaio P series, with pictures of the new device leaking onto the internet this week.
Okay, I've just sat down with Sony's shiny, immaculately-designed new ultra-netbook (sorry 'portable PC'), the Vaio P-series for an hour or three on a rather pleasant train journey, so I'll give you my first impressions of the gadget that rocked CES in Vegas this year.