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Beyond the beige box

This ain't your daddy's PC: Mattel adds Barbie and Hot Wheels touches to computers, while the Palm goes clear and more details emerge from the iMac offer.

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This ain't your daddy's PC: Mattel adds some familiar touches to computers, while the Palm goes clear and more details emerge from the iMac offer.

"There is probably a niche audience who would be interested in this for their kids."

- Schelley Olhava, IDC analyst, on Barbie and Hot Wheels PCs.

 


Mattel dolls up PCs for a Barbie world
Photograph The toy maker, in partnership with PC manufacturer Patriot Computers, will introduce the theme computers this fall.

The free iMac gets partners
The free iMac offer is being propelled by agreements with EarthLink and CyberCash as the company prepares to present its business strategy.

Palm readies translucent handheld
If imitation is indeed the sincerest form of flattery, Apple's industrial designers should get an ego boost tomorrow when Palm Computing introduces a clear PalmPilot.

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