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    Ripple Mini PC - The Sub $150 PC

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    | The Ripple Mini PC is on sale in Korea for about , no word on whether it
    | will be released in the US and Europe.
    |
    | Add Linux to it and you have one seriously cheap PC.
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    http://www.geeky-gadgets.com/?p=300

    So you could get 5 whole Linux computers for the price of Vista (DVD alone).


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    Roy Schestowitz espoused:
    > Ripple Mini PC - The Sub $150 PC
    >
    > ,----[ Quote ]
    >| The Ripple Mini PC is on sale in Korea for about , no word on whether it
    >| will be released in the US and Europe.
    >|
    >| Add Linux to it and you have one seriously cheap PC.
    > `----
    >
    > http://www.geeky-gadgets.com/?p=300
    >
    > So you could get 5 whole Linux computers for the price of Vista (DVD alone).
    >


    Same argument can also be made for the new Mac Airbook. A whole new
    round of commoditisation is taking place, and it's going to be fantastic
    for the consumer.

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