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ZDNet: Evan Leibovitch -- The Geek of Christmas present(s)

Dec 07, 1999, 05:23 (4 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Evan Leibovitch)

"Up here in the Great White North, Microsoft has been running a bunch of radio advertisements with the theme of "Gifts for Geeks." The premise is that every computer hobbyist you can think of has been secretly dreaming of getting, for Christmas, their own copy of Windows 98."

"People use Microsoft products because they have to; the application they're running needs it, it's mandated by the company..."

"In light of this, allow me to suggest what I consider a useful selection of gifts for the real geek in your life (especially the Linux geek)..."

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