Roy Schestowitz <newsgroups@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> espoused:
> The little laptop that could -- do just about anything the big boys can
> ,----[ Quote ]
>| Many people are, apparently. The Taiwan company reportedly exceeded
>| expectations in the past quarter, shipping 350,000 Eees out the door.
>| When more people get them, they'll lose that cool factor. I don't care a whit
>| about that. Just don't take away my Eee.
Personally, I don't think that they will lose the cool factor. I think
that anyone who's ever wanted a portable, affordable, laptop, will get
one. Imagine a machine which is so inexpensive, it cost less than just
a copy of Microsoft Office or Windows Vista, and yet has all the
software you need for normal day to day PC usage, plus even a webcam...
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