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Re: [newtech-1] my neighbors spend have their year in sub sahara africa and other non industrialized counties

From: Michael M.
Sent on: Friday, November 30, 2007 10:43 AM
I'd get that MacBook Pro.  I'm carrying mine around the world.  I've only dropped it twice in 4 months.  No problems so far, minus a dent or two.

-Mike

On Nov 30,[masked]:32 AM, matt Kangas < [address removed]> wrote:
It's also supposed to be SLOW, and the browser is a stripped-down version of Firefox (no Flash, for example). No hard drive, it only has a flash drive.

However, it is nifty and very cheap. Possibly cheap enough to warrant getting the OLPC first, trying it out, and buying a Toughbook if they don't like it.

--matt



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