from the how-much-is-that-in-simolians dept.
LehiNephi writes "Cnet reports that Walmart is offering a sub-$500 notebook running Linspire. The specs are less-than impressive: a 1GHz VIA C3 processor, 128 MB RAM, 30GB hard drive, and a plain vanilla CD-ROM. Seems overpriced for what you get, but cheap nonetheless. And yes, it does run Linux."
In a consumer society there are inevitably two kinds of slaves:
the prisoners of addiction and the prisoners of envy.