Can Leo Apotheker make Hewlett Packard a cool company?

Interesting interview with Hewlett Packards CEO Leo Apotheker which includes this little nugget.

HP will stop making announcements for stuff it doesn’t have. When HP makes announcements, it will be getting ready to ship,” he promises, saying the products launched on 9 February will be on sale just a few weeks later.

So how come everything launched today isn’t available til the summer?