HP has a new product called the Slate that will be released “sometime this year”.  Steve Ballmer briefly showcased the device at CES running the Kindle application.  It didn’t impress many people, and that was before the iPad was announced.

Clearly, the one obvious advantage that it has over the iPad is its ability to play Adobe Flash and Air media. This isn’t lost on HP or Adobe which have put together this video: Here’s the HP Slate techno remix:

They couldn’t even get the gestures to work properly using CG.

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