The Register: Google to 'Launch Own PC'
Jan 03, 2006, 14:30 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Tony Smith)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"Google is planning to provide an own-brand Windows-less PC and
sell the low-cost system through a partnership with retail giant
Wal-Mart. The machine and/or the sales deal could be announced as
early as this coming Friday.
"So claims the Los Angeles Times, citing unnamed
sources. Whether they've seen the text of Google co-founder Larry
Page's Consumer Electronics Show keynote, which he'll make in Las
Vegas on Friday, isn't clear, but it's suggested that the talk will
cover the new box..."
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