$199 Linux Laptop Tantalizes Before Official Launch
Aug 07, 2007, 18:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Phil Shapiro)
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"The Eee PC laptop is a little marvel. While it will be
delightful to use this laptop with wifi at a public library or
other hotspot, the truly exciting feature on this laptop is the
56kbps modem. A dialup modem exciting? Sure. Check this out. You
can get dialup service for $40/year from www.vtisp.com. Sure you're
limited to 150 hours per months, but who can stomach more than 5
hours of dialup per day? Right.
"This solution would work well for many families that just can't
afford DSL or cable modem service..."
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