The ScarcEee PC
Dec 03, 2007, 18:30 (3 Talkback[s])
dmartin.org: Laptops and Desktops Running Linux Continue to
"When I decided to buy an Asus Eee I had a hard time finding
one. Amazon was sold out. Buy.com was sold out. Many of the smaller
websites I found were also sold out, and claimed they would be in
stock again on some future date.
"This made me think of the desktop being sold at WalMart running
gOS, a somewhat controversial Linux variant. It sold out almost
immediately. A quick look shows that it still is unavailable, even
on the WalMart website..."
iTWire: Asus EeePC Sold Out Across Australia
"The word from our ear on the ground is that the Asus EeePC
sub-notebook, which made its Australian debut in the Myer
department store chain on 2 December, was sold out completely
across stores in the major capitals by Sunday.
"Myer has 67 stores across Australia and the EeePC is being sold
exclusively through the chain for a retail price AUD$499..."