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Topic # 88771 23-Aug-2011 15:30 Send private message

For those of you lucky enough to get the HP TouchPad 16GB , I'm willing to pay $200 NZD + Shipping so that you don't have to burden yourself any longer. You will be helping to save the children (my inner child) so consider it a charity!




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  Reply # 510718 23-Aug-2011 15:35 Send private message

Its somewhat amusing that HP couldn't sell these to save themselves now there are people falling all over themselves to get a hold of one..



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  Reply # 510723 23-Aug-2011 15:37 Send private message

Yeah I just want one as a cheap tablet and to flash it with Android once hackers release a version.




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  Reply # 510732 23-Aug-2011 15:43 Send private message

garvani: Its somewhat amusing that HP couldn't sell these to save themselves now there are people falling all over themselves to get a hold of one..


It's because everyone knows that they won't be stuck with last years model in the near future...

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  Reply # 510818 23-Aug-2011 19:11 Send private message

I will sell you an iPad 1 32 gig with case for $500 + P&H.  It's only a year old.

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  Reply # 511039 24-Aug-2011 10:36 Send private message

garvani: Its somewhat amusing that HP couldn't sell these to save themselves now there are people falling all over themselves to get a hold of one..

Only because of the cheap, cheap price, surely?

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Reply # 511097 24-Aug-2011 11:36 Send private message

Dunnersfella:
garvani: Its somewhat amusing that HP couldn't sell these to save themselves now there are people falling all over themselves to get a hold of one..


It's because everyone knows that they won't be stuck with last years model in the near future...


Another perspective here:
http://cio.co.nz/cio.nsf/opin/48E5D39E283DBCADCC2578F500697552





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  Reply # 511104 24-Aug-2011 11:43 Send private message

floydbloke:
Dunnersfella:
garvani: Its somewhat amusing that HP couldn't sell these to save themselves now there are people falling all over themselves to get a hold of one..


It's because everyone knows that they won't be stuck with last years model in the near future...


Another perspective here:
http://cio.co.nz/cio.nsf/opin/48E5D39E283DBCADCC2578F500697552


A fanboy perspective, no less. Again missing the point that the OS is not being discontinued, just the hardware division inside HP.




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