Language Selection

English French German Italian Portuguese Spanish

Nothing Says Hot Like Babes Wearing Shiny Plastic

Filed under

The use of booth babes in trade shows is nothing new. However, Computex uses booth babes for more than just decoration. Unlike other trade shows where the girls just stand around and look good, the babes are Computex can be divided into four working groups.

The first group is the booth babe that we're all use to. They stand around the booth in shiny plastic clothing, next to the products the company wants to promote.

The second group of booth babes are the demo babes. This group has to be more than just eye candy because they have to go on stage and do product demos and presentations.

The 3rd group of Computex booth babes are the roaming floor babes. Unlike E3, where booth babes stay at their booth, Computex allows booth babes to roam around the convention center to get people to come to their booth.

Finally we have the roaming demo babes. These girls travel to different booths to do product demos for partnered companies.

I asked the VIA girls how it felt to have their presentation interrupted by a bunch of roaming floor babes from a rival company? Their reply was "We don't care, we're better looking."

Full Story.

More in Tux Machines

These Are the 5 Best Android Phones

But this kind of high-powered mobile computing won’t work on just any old Google handset. Here are the five best Android phones available today, all of which are either rumored or confirmed to get Marshmallow. Read more

LibreOffice 5.0.3 to Bring GTK+, DOCX Fixes, and More

The Document Foundation has revealed that the first Release Candidate for the LibreOffice 5.0.3 branch has been released and is now available for download. Read more

Mozilla, GSMA Publish Study on Mobile Opportunity in Emerging Markets

Mozilla has released a new report — — co-authored with the GSMA. Titled “Approaches to local content creation: realising the smartphone opportunity,” our report explores how the right tools, coupled with digital literacy education, can empower mobile-first Web users as content creators and develop a sustainable, inclusive mobile Web. Read more

Katharina Borchert to Join Mozilla Leadership Team as Chief Innovation Officer

We are excited to announce that Katharina Borchert will be transitioning from our Board of Directors to join the Mozilla leadership team as our new Chief Innovation Officer starting in January. Read more