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Old 04-22-2007, 09:30 PM   #29
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IMO opt out of MicroSoft all together and go with the Linux operating systems
and FireFox browsers.

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Old 11-13-2009, 01:30 PM   #30
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Rather than start a new thread, I thought I would post this here. It looks like no one has mentioned new laptop products in a while.

Looks like you could take this one on a hike!! Enjoy!

Rolltop - Future Designer laptop

Leigh (IB Aluminated)

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NO WI-FI in my 1956

Guess What This Is!

This is a relic from a time, when we weren't required to
remember so much "stuff"! My, how things have changed!

Hint: picture was taken in 1956...
Answer below...

* * *
It's a hard disk drive from 1956,... with 5 MB of storage.

In September, 1956, IBM launched the 305 RAMAC, their first
'SUPER' computer with a hard disk drive (HDD).

The HDD weighed over a ton and stored a 'whopping' 5 MB of
Sort of makes you appreciate your 80 GB memory stick a
little more, now, doesn't it?
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