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Presswire: 13,000 Linux Users to Join Ranks of Wired Home Early Adopters

Nov 01, 1999, 15:07 (3 Talkback[s])

"X10.com...and Andover.net are looking for 13,000 web builders who have what it takes to participate in a free test of the FireCracker home control starter kit, an introduction to the home of the future where electrical devices are controlled via remote control..."

"During the one-million dollar promotion, X10.com and Andover.net will give-away more than 13,000 FireCracker kits, a $73.00 retail value, for only $5.90 to cover administrative and handling charges..."

"We realize that the support and endorsement of leading edge Web communities such as Andover.net is vital to our goal of a putting a FireCracker kit in every home," said Alex Peder, president, X10.com. "There is no better way to fuel the mass adoption of our Wired Home products than by giving early adopters a free taste of what its like to be truly in control of their home, without the expense and hassle of additional wiring and cumbersome equipment."

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