Hack Delivers a Linux Tablet for Under $200
Sep 17, 2010, 15:02 (0 Talkback[s])
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"Hackers have created a sub $200 Linux-based tablet device, all
thanks to a little tinkering with an Internet Media Display.
"The device used to create this basic tablet was the Insignia
Infocast — a simple $170 Chumby-powered Linux media device
that was originally designed to share pictures and display
information from the Web.
"Out of the box the 8-inch Insignia Infocast houses an 800MHz
processor, 128MB of DDR2 memory, 2GB of storage, and an LCD
touchscreen. It also packs in two USB ports and built in