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Old 05-18-2005, 04:54 PM   #16
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My bro has the new dell inspiron I think it is, they are pretty nice. He uses it for his engineering classes at University, so he got a University discount.
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Old 05-18-2005, 09:23 PM   #17
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Again, if internet use is important, you don't want Windows notebooks, the registry is indefensible and almost all pc notebooks adapt poorly to Linux (not these obviously)
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Old 05-18-2005, 09:31 PM   #18
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^^ ya..but who wants a mac? i mean..seriously... they have a sick look to them..but ..... mac...
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Old 05-18-2005, 10:39 PM   #19
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You have not seen OS X obviously. It's all I use now, my Linux PC sit *pointing* over there
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Old 05-18-2005, 11:21 PM   #20
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DO NOT get an apple. its just a $3000 ipod with DVD capability. my friend has one. the battery dies in like 4 hours of use, to get the internet u have to be like withing 50ft of a router. and its a pain in the ass cause the vlume doesnt go up very high
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Old 05-19-2005, 12:01 AM   #21
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DO NOT get an apple. its just a $3000 ipod with DVD capability. my friend has one. the battery dies in like 4 hours of use, to get the internet u have to be like withing 50ft of a router. and its a pain in the ass cause the vlume doesnt go up very high
No, no Here in Norton we see the edits made without any user help and -- Well Apple Macs do not have that issue! Nor do Sun Solaris, X86 BSD/Linux so....
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Old 05-19-2005, 12:35 AM   #22
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obviosuly you dorks have never used an apple.. ive had mine for almost 2 years and ive had 0 problems. 0. they can do so much and more than windows can or ever will. well besides identity theft of course and viruses! PC ARE SCHEISSE!... im never switching back to one. ever.
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Old 05-19-2005, 12:41 AM   #23
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Old 05-19-2005, 02:47 PM   #24
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why don't you just install the mac OS, that's what my friend did, then you cna have both if you choose. Plus you can play windows games in it.
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Old 05-20-2005, 03:48 PM   #25
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If you get a vaio, you HAVE TO get the extended warranty, mine has been in and out of their repair facility 3 times now, once more and i should get a new one for free.

I took really good care of mine too.. it just hasnt been all that reliable.
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