has stumped up $300 million to "drive innovation" in the burgeoning Ultrabook
market. The cash will go to projects that refine user interaction (hint: more touchscreens), reduce power consumption and create devices no thicker than 21mm (0.8-inches). Intel is clearly hoping to lure back all those customers who have ditched laptops for tablets
by undercutting the popular Samsung Series 9
and Macbook Air
. The company's new mantra? "Nothing tastes as good as skinny feels".