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33 Exeter Street
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271 Regent Street
London, W1B 2AA, GBR

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Vice President of Software
Vice President of Marketing
Director, Operating System Development
Executive Vice President of Strategy & Development
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litl

Litl is pioneering a new approach to personal computing. With expertise across hardware, software, and services, Litl is focused on providing consumers with a better home computing experience.

Recent Milestones

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    litl — Litl to Release Software Development Kit (SDK) with Support for Adobe Flash Player 10.1 (3/23/10)
    Posted 3/23/10 at 5:55pm via litl.com
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    litl — Launch of BakeSpace Recipes channel (2/22/10)
    Posted 3/1/10 at 7:08am via litl.com
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    litl — Launch of Facebook Status channel (12/3/09)
    Posted 12/4/09 at 5:21pm via litl.com
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    litl — First shipments of litl webbook (11/9/09)
    Posted 11/10/09 at 6:06pm via xconomy.com
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    litl — Official launch of litl webbook (11/4/09)
    Posted 11/10/09 at 6:46am via xconomy.com
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    litl added John Chuang as CEO.
    Posted 9/30/08 at 7:23am
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    litl added James Gardner as Vice President of Marketing.
    Posted 4/26/09 at 9:15am
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    litl added Steve Kapner as CEO.
    Posted 11/18/13 at 7:26pm

Videos

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litl webbook unboxing

Added: 11/11/09
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litl webbook demonstration

Added: 11/15/09
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Facebook Status channel demonstration

Added: 12/5/09
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BakeSpace Recipes channel demonstration

Added: 3/1/10
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litl SDK + Flash Player 10.1

Added: 3/24/10

Screenshots

litl screenshot
Above: Screenshot 2/9/09
Uploaded: 2/9/09

Products

litl webbook

Websitelitl.com
Blogblog.litl.com
StageLive
Launch DateNovember 4, 2009
Tags computer, laptop-computer, internet-computer, operating-system, software

The litl webbook, an Internet computer for the home, blends the content and interactivity of the web with high-quality TV-like viewing of online photos and other digital content.

When not used as a conventional laptop, the litl webbook’s 12” screen and keyboard flip around its patented hinge so the computer can stand upright like an easel. With its screen exposed, the litl webbook is now ideal for passive or “lean back” web activity like enjoying photos, listening to music, or consuming news, weather, and other web content.

The litl was designed to enhance home web use like this with a bright screen featuring a revolutionary 178-degree viewing “cone”. Most traditional computers are designed for a single user, but the litl’s unique screen technology allows a group of people to clearly view the screen at the same time. For an even more social experience, the litl webbook also offers plug-and-play connectivity to large screen, high definition televisions by way of a convenient HDMI (High-Definition Multimedia Interface) output port.

An innovative hinge-mounted scroll wheel for changing web “channels” and an optional remote control further enhance this TV-like experience.

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Videos

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Engadget: hands-on with the litl webbook

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Sources

    The Litl Computer That Could? Boston Startup Tries a New Take on the Home Internet Appliance (xconomy.com) [edit]
    Litl Webbook Ships Today (xconomy.com) [edit]
    Watch Facebook like TV (blog.litl.com) [edit]
    Perfect in the kitchen (blog.litl.com) [edit]
    Litl to Release Software Development Kit (SDK) with Support for Adobe Flash Player 10.1 (litl.com) [edit]
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