NEW RELEASES - Wedge Technology

The ShowBIZ 9000P is a Pentium II-powered presentation notebook PC featuring a video display that converts to a projection panel, which can display the system’s screen up to six feet when used with an overhead projector. The system comes from Wedge Technology, Inc., and includes a 3D full-duplex sound system with built-in microphone and stereo speakers, a removable 1.44MB floppy drive, a removable DVD-ROM drive, and USB and Zoomed Video ports.

The ShowBIZ also features a proprietary cable that allows users to bridge video or images stored on other notebook PCs as well as digital projection systems. Its 14.1-inch XGA TFT display converts into an overhead projection panel. The system weighs only 7.2 lbs., and is well suited for the presentation needs of mobile teachers. Wedge Technology, San Jose, CA, (800) 872-9334,

This article originally appeared in the 03/01/2000 issue of THE Journal.