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RE: [SLUG] Another report from the trenches


> > > However, a simpler, cheaper, quieter device may be just what
> 
> > I would say that the device is here now: it is called iMac 
> (it was an
> > instant hit with the wife - she claimed it for her own :)
> 
> Only two out of the three, though.
> 
> I am thinking $299.
> 
Is US$199 close enough (without monitor)?
200Mhz 64mb
No fan 
ethernet, modem, usb...

http://www.thinknic.com/

"Internet computer" Original Os is linux and uses CD drive as hard disk 
and a small flash rw filesystem. 

Other people have enhanced them 

eg 
turn it into mp3 cd player
http://www.tenhand.com/nic/

add a hard drive/change the improve the original CD 
http://www.geocities.com/bozolovesya2000/

buy hard drive kits
http://www.bicnic.com

Grant