This weird e-ink laptop is my dream computer
The Boox 打字机 — Boox Typewriter is how Google translates it from Chinese — is an upcoming laptop from Onyx, a Chinese maker of a myriad of e-book products (via Liliputing). The Boox line of products typically Android, and add interesting touches to the traditional e-book experience, such as pen input or huge screens.
In an online brochure (which is accompanied, naturally, by a peppy soundtrack) announcing its latest onslaught of e-ink products, Onyx lists the Boox 打字机 as a 9.7-inch “electronic ink typewriter for more focused writing or better reading.” That’s all the info we have so far, but I’m already in love.
“But wait, Paul! There’s already an e-ink typewriter you goofus.” Yes, I’ve heard of the Freewrite “smart typewriter.”…