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    Novena Open Source Laptop

    I bet Richard Stallman would love this!

    Source: Crowd Supply (via Bit-tech)

    The Novena laptop is nearly a reality, with creator 'Bunnie' Huang looking for $250,000 from crowd-funding site Crowd Supply to build the first models.
    The bare board, which includes a 1.2GHz quad-core Freescale ARM processor and 4GB of RAM, is priced at $500; $1,195 install it into a case with a 19201080 IPS display - a downgrade from the 25601700 resolution Huang was testing back in January; $1,195, meanwhile, gets backers the promise of a laptop variant with built-in battery and 240GB SSD - although, oddly, no keyboard. A final $5,000 pledge level - which nobody has yet exercised - offers an 'Heirloom' edition, which boasts a hand-crafted wood and aluminium case. UK pricing for each level, then, is around 300, 718, 1,199 and 3,011 respectively, excluding shipping and taxes.















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    That Thinkpad keyboard looks so out of place on that!

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    Doubles as a park bench?

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    Quote Originally Posted by ICTDirect_Dave View Post
    That Thinkpad keyboard looks so out of place on that!
    The cat is probably thinking the same too.


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