Lora says "July my 8th" and refuses to share her birthday with anyone else. Will she share the day with ASUS? According to Liliputing, the UK will see the Asus Eee 901 and 1000 on July 1 st and the U.S. release will be July 8. In comparison, the MSI Wind release is pushed back to July 7.
Pricing may be a downfall for the ASUS. After all, the Wind has better battery life. Laptop magazine has a great comparison of the two products.
Luckily for ASUS shipping delays has plagued the [Wind] product. Watch the msiwind.net for conversations about the shipping delays