BOOQ today announced the introduction of its Python XL, a large-capacity backpack suited for the 17” PowerBook and other 17” high-performance laptops. “The Python XL protects laptops inside a bombproof, rigid frame compartment, and features include a weather-resistant ballistic nylon exterior, waterproof zippers, padded pockets and compartments for large and small items, as well as a dedicated, secure iPod pocket with non-scratch lining,” notes the company. “The Python also comes with a compact clip-on shoulder bag called Ecto –- perfect for an iPod, wallet, small digital camera, and cell phone –- which can be used on its own or in combination with the Python XL.