Technology is expensive, but the credit crunch computers in this cluster defy that notion. From budget-friendly laptops from Asus and Dell to outrageous concepts from Apple and Always Innovating, affordable computers for all aren’t far away.
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Implications - The digital revolution is moving faster than the ability of some consumers to keep up. Financially, many are unable to purchase laptops or similar devices. Brands catering to this market by offering more affordable computers stand to secure the loyalty of those consumers who would otherwise have no other options, which thereby creates a place for the low-cost brand in the fast-paced and competitive tech industry.
From Budget-Friendly Laptops to Wee Netbooks
Mini-Notebooks the New Text Book?
$500 HP 2133 Mini-Note PC
Cheap Laptops for Education
One Laptop Per Birmingham Child
When the $100 Laptop is Too Expensive
Affordable Apple Laptops
Invitation Sparks Price Tag Speculation
$100 Laptop: An MIT Quest to Empower the 3rd Worlds
Olo Computers And Apple Partnership
Dell Mini Inspiron
Bite-Sized Asus Eee Seashell Returns To Original Netbook Flavour
$200 Tablet Computers
TechCrunch Creates the CrunchPad for Lightweight Study
$100 Laptops Now Online
Amazon.com Sells Hand-Crank Laptop
Book Shaped Notebooks
2nd Generation OLPC XO Laptop
Skype-Enabled WiFi Internet Tablet
Touchscreen Tablet Netbooks
Always Innovating 'Touch Book' Features Detachable Monitor
Sneak Peek at ‘Pocket Yoga' Inspires Some Serious Lenovo Lust