I think it's designed and build by a guy (or guys) who are instrumental in the GP2X scene.
But I agree, it looks hideous but I hear it's got quite a lot under the bonnet.
Originally Posted by alexh
I am sure that the design of the clamshell is too close to that of the DSLite for the comfort of their lawyers
I very much doubt it. Clamshell handheld machines (like LCD games) have existed WAY before the DS lite. It'd never stick. If this isn't prior art
, I don't know what is!