Continuing the beat, the machine continues to be awesome. Sticky notes, handwriting and printing recognition, both super. printing recognition is about 99%. Easy to correct. Working with dig photos on Photoshop CS is OK, the pen works good here... I am avoiding the small but convenient finger operated mouse substitute- th e stylus is so much more natural. Soon will try the drawing program designed for the slate and PDA's. later. PS Batt life about 3.2 hours, as expected. Sound from those tiny speakers marginal, as is volume.