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Feb 04, 2000, 23:18 (3 Talkback[s])

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"Samsung Electronics is planning to launch a disposable computer priced under $200, according to the latest US newswire reports.

Samsung is describing the PC as the 'ultimate throwaway', with all its functions embedded on the processor. ...will be offered as a sealed unit preventing any upgrade of memory, processors or other components, and will be available in 2001."

"John Collins, senior analyst at Bloor Research, said: '... It will be interesting to see what operating system Samsung goes with; by default it should be Linux.' "

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