[amsat-bb] Re: Notebook Computers
kq6ea at pacbell.net
Wed Nov 12 17:16:44 PST 2008
Have to agree with you about Acer. I just spent 4 hours on a friend's new Acer to get it to work properly!
--- On Wed, 11/12/08, Clint Bradford <clintbrad4d at earthlink.net> wrote:
> From: Clint Bradford <clintbrad4d at earthlink.net>
> Subject: [amsat-bb] Re: Notebook Computers
> To: amsat-bb at amsat.org, amsat-bb at amsat.org
> Date: Wednesday, November 12, 2008, 10:51 AM
> Just FYI...
> "ACER" is a Chinese term, meaning "watch out
> for compatibility problems with the rest of the world."
> Research these cheap laptops carefully - you will find
> horror stories from folks with Acer machines that aren't
> really trying to do anything extraordinarily out of line.
> And, of course, "Wal-Mart" is another foreign
> term, roughly translated: "We'll sell America
> anything, 'cause they love this Chinese crap..."
> Just my opinion. I may be wrong.
> Clint Bradford, K6LCS
> Clint Bradford, K6LCS / KAF3359
> 909-241-7666 - cell
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