On Fri, 23 Jan 2009 17:35:36 +1100, Terry Porter
>Roy Schestowitz wrote:
>> 4.) Stay close to HP and eMachines (to oOEMs selling PCs at Walmart) to
>> understand their efforts and position in the account.
>Microsoft are obviously still "Staying close to HP" considering their
>Windows mainly options. You can't get a HP machine in OZ with Linux, from
>any of the major retailers.
>More proof that Microsoft is still very much controlling the distribution
>channels with a IRON fist.
>Just as always.
I purchased one HP desktop machine and let's just say I will
never purchase another one.