Cooltown: On the edge of nomadicity
by Rael Dornfest
Related link: http://www.cooltown.com/dev/index.asp
"HP Labs has been working at the intersection of nomadicity, appliances, networking, and the web." About equal parts vision and code, cooltown purports to bring e-services to Web-based personal devices. HP today announced CoolBase, an Open Source project focused on implementating a framework for its coolbase vision.