Industry watchers have become increasingly suspicious that a Fujitsu product launched at Cebit is actually nothing more than an early April Fool.
Executives at the company appear to know very little about the launch of a new Pentium III based PC, called Silverline, which will run the Be operating system.
After two weeks of trying to find out more, VNU Newswire was given the name of a European Fujitsu executive named 'Arry Capari, who could give us the details, but on calling, his voicemail said he was out of the office on his winter holiday. In April.
According to the Cebit rumours, the PCs are scheduled to ship in Europe this May, with a dual boot option to load Be or another operating system.
However, none of these details can be confirmed by Fujitsu itself, so readers are warned not to be disappointed if this product turns out to be in the same category of Compaq's Dynamouse (see earlier Newswire story), which was definitely announced on April Fool's Day.
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