Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 11th Aug 2012 17:22 UTC
Google Nobody needs a tablet, but many people still want a tablet. This is still the core differentiator between a 'real' computer and a tablet. At least in The Netherlands, you can't function in society without a desktop or laptop connected to the internet, so people need a computer. A tablet, though? Hence, the most common thing people have told me when they played with my iPad 2 is this: I'd love to have a tablet, but not for hundreds of euros. Enter Google's Nexus 7, the first 'cheap' tablet that doesn't just validate Android as a tablet platform, but also gives the iPad a run for its money.
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RE: Firefox
by Morgan on Sun 12th Aug 2012 20:05 UTC in reply to "Firefox"
Morgan
Member since:
2005-06-29

p.s. - I'm posting this from my Libretto 110CT with 32MB ram, Windows 98 and K-Meleon browser.


DROOL!!! I kick myself to this day for ever selling mine. I ditched it when I got my first smartphone, a Palm Treo 650 back in 2006. By the time I realized the smartphone is not a portable computer replacement (and still isn't today, for me at least) it was too late.

I have to say too, the Libretto was a better computer by far than the Atom-based HP netbook I had for a couple of years. Speed isn't everything...

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RE[2]: Firefox
by fretinator on Sun 12th Aug 2012 20:11 in reply to "RE: Firefox"
fretinator Member since:
2005-07-06

Now I just need the 32MB RAM upgrade - it's hard to find. 64MB would rock!

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RE[3]: Firefox
by Morgan on Sun 12th Aug 2012 20:21 in reply to "RE[2]: Firefox"
Morgan Member since:
2005-06-29

Here's one from Amazon for $8.99, grab it while you can!

http://www.amazon.com/Crucial-32MB-144-Pin-60ns-SODIMM/dp/B002LY8EH...

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