Re: Dood, you're gettin' a Gateway..

  • From: Neil Doane <caine@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: technocracy@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Mon, 1 Apr 2002 11:40:51 -0800

* M.K. Chatterji (chat@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx) on [04-01-02 11:17] did utter:
> Hey I just heard from Jim Kinkade from ISU at lunch today that the 
> ISU labs are going to Gateways because of an offer they couldn't 
> refuse: 1.6GHz P4, 256M/40G, DVD, CDRW, (2 separate drives), 18.1" 
> flat panel = $1200. He said the displays are worth about $800 alone. 

They're selling them on their website for $980 each!
That DOES sound like a pretty sweet deal.  Are they selling anything else
with it?  Like a big service/support contract or anything, or just a bunch
of hardware?   


> Wonder how long Gateway stays alive by giving stuff away. Troy, did 
> you go back to Gateway? Where do you work/live now?
> -Chat

Other related posts: