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LA Times: Computer Vs. Net Device: More Vs. Less

Sep 16, 2001, 17:55 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Lawrence J. Magid)

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"The PC market might be down, but it's in much better shape than the Internet appliance business."

"BICBox of Newbury Park has an interesting compromise between a PC and a network appliance. It gives users the reliability of a system that can't be messed up by the user along with some of the flexibility of a PC. The $299 BICBox doesn't come with a monitor or a hard drive, but it does come with Linux; for an additional $99, you can use Windows 98 Second Edition."

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