Engadget saw a presentation of HP's upcoming 15.6" ProBook 6545b and 14" 6445b laptops. These business systems have a new keyboard tray that automatically drains spills through the lapto pand out through the bottom, without running past any vital components. Prices will start at $799.
. It's not foolproof, but it's a great first stab at making us all a little safer from accidents -- and hopefully finds its way into consumer lines sooner rather than later. We're similarly jealous of the new energy management software that HP has packed on here, which has a configuration panel that provides battery-squeezing estimates based on various settings, letting a user pick a goal for battery life and set the specs to match.