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Old 11-22-2007, 05:58 AM   #4
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Originally Posted by Mike View Post
It's a slightly worrying trend the way hardware manufacturers are tying products in with limited technologies. In the UK the iPhone is only available with an O2 contract. Since the O2 network isn't available anywhere near here there's little value in an iPhone.
Did you see that the Germans and the French find Apple’s behavior to be anti-competitive. As a result, Apple’s German dealer, T-Mobile, will sell the phone without a contract. And in France Apple has been forbidden to require customers to sign up with Orange.

So what’s wrong with the U.K., huh? Gotta work on your pols. (And so should we!)

Originally Posted by Mike
If the Kindle could be loaded with pdfs then I could put all those computer manuaals on one -- now that would be a benefit.
Do they say what sort of documents a user can load into the thing?


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