[LMB] OT: sort-of -- Internet/computer access for the poor

Timothy Collett tcollett at topazgryphon.org
Thu Sep 22 16:59:24 BST 2011


On Sep 22, 2011, at 11:34 AM, Paula Lieberman wrote:
> The price drop on the HP WebOS tablet down to $99.99 shows the -true- cost of the devices... at $99.99 HP was NOT losing money on them.

Where did you hear that?  Everything I read at the time suggested that the component costs were in the $200 range.

Timothy Collett

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