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Fallon�s Getting a Dell!

Jan 04, 2010, 14:33 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Robert Cringely)

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"There were already two computers in our kitchen but that wasn't enough for Fallon, age three, who needs his daily fix of YouTube Scooby-Doo clips. So for Christmas Fallon (who refers to himself as "the small boy") got a Dell Vostro A90 netbook running Ubuntu Linux. That's the business version of a Dell Mini9 with a black case and Bluetooth installed. Fallon would probably have preferred the more colorful Mini9 but he got the Vostro, instead, because I was able to buy a new one from Dell for $199 with free shipping. Heck of a deal."

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