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Aug 24, 2004, 19:00 (7 Talkback[s])

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"NEC is the latest vendor to announce a laptop with a built-in embedded Linux based media player option. The NEC Versa S3000 will use InterVideo's InstantOn technology to enable users to listen to music, watch DVDs, and more without having to wait for Windows to load.

"Another major laptop vendor, Toshiba, in July launched its Qosmio laptop, which also includes a Linux-based media player environment.

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