updated 01:50 am EDT, Wed September 26, 2007
FlipStart Snap Camera
FlipStart Labs has introduced the FlipStart Snap Camera, a snap-in accessory for the the FlipStart PC that attaches to the device's lid. The camera can take five megapixel photographs as well as VGA-quality video with a built-in digital zoom function. There is also an included software package that enables features such as editing and remote monitoring. The FlipStart compact PC is equipped to run on the Sprint EV-DO network, and is priced at $1500. It has a 5.6-inch screen, including a sharp 1024x600 resolution, a touchpad for full control of the mouse pointer, and an external Vista SideShow display for checking info when the computer is inactive. The new camera attachment is priced at $150.