Travel gadgets 2007
kinda hard due to phone standards, simpler to rent when required.
 audio player
Unfortunately none of the other gadgets have the battery life for dual functions.
 noise cancelling headphones
for flights and phlegm soundproofing
ars technica - nice and big
kensington? - cheap and small - G&T, http://www.csctoronto.com/store/product_info.php?manufacturers_id=34&products_id=1931&osCsid=13afd67d88f6dc0313451292e4d61f4e csc for $40
 gps loggers
- works on mac / linux?
- mini usb charging
- at least 25 hours battery life or 12 hours + standard batteries (AA, AAA) (without bluetooth)
- logging mode, device mode, and both (q1000 definitely supports this, do others?)
- number of waypoints
- Chipset - MTK may offer better tracking at walking speeds than Sirf Star
 QStarz BT Q1000
http://www.digitalreviews.net/news/industry-news/qstarz-launches-bt-q1000-travel-recorder-gps-data-l.html - 32 hour battery life. not released yet?
 wintec wbt-200
 iblue 747
 Locotech BGT-11 / Amaryllo Trip Tracker
Not sure about exact features, more costly, but nice since it has a screen to show position / compass
Has an sd card slot.
Sent message to mobilegpsonline.
- uses the older sirfstar chipset, may not be as fast / accurate
- requires a lot of manual intervention?
 small computer
- min 1.2ghz, 512mb, 60gb, 12"
 LifeBook® P1610 Notebook
- Core™ Solo Processor Ultra Low Voltage U1400
- Wide Format XGA indoor/outdoor TFT touch screen display
- 2.2 pounds
- from $1,599 US
 very small computer
 Asus R2HV-A1
Pentium M, 1.28GB, 809GB, 7" 800x400, GPS, 1.8lbs, webcam 1.3M 235 degree swivel
2 hours battery life, ~ 4 hours with 4 cell battery - does it come with 2nd battery?
Would still need a GPS logger due to battery life.
 Sony VAIO UX380CN
1.3GHz Core Solo, 40 GB HDD, 1 GB, 1024x600, .3 + 1.3mpix cam, slide keyboard, Vista
3.5 hour battery life 1.2lbs
AMD 500-600 mhz, 256-512mb, 800x480
7 hour battery life!
$700 - $1100 US
 versatile digicam
- http://www.dpreview.com/news/0705/07052102panfx100.asp - wide lens, high res with good detail, fast, compact, decent video options. could be better if it used AAs. - may not be available till after July.