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Old 07-23-2010, 01:04 PM   #1
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"iPad" for $35 !!

Just came across the following link on the BBC web site in the UK. It's a news story about an Ipad-like device which is being developed in India and will retail for the equivalent of $35.

Sounds too good to be true?

Link here.
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Old 07-23-2010, 01:07 PM   #2
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I'll wait til it drops to $10.
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Old 07-23-2010, 01:25 PM   #3
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I'll wait til it drops to $10.
some people are just natural born yankees ;-)
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Old 07-23-2010, 01:30 PM   #4
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Old 07-24-2010, 01:39 AM   #5
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Paint me a cynic, but I take this report with a large chunk of salt.
Having worked with a lot of large Indian IT companies (TCS, Wipro), I have formed an unfortunate reflex to discount everything they promise by at least 80%.
I am not saying they do this on purpose, but some time their promises and estimates seem to be overly optimistic and not always based on factual premises.
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