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does anyone make an lcd/plasma tv with a built in computer ?

what is taking so long??

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Sounds like a nightmare

In reply to: does anyone make an lcd/plasma tv with a built in computer ?

Why would you want a computer in a TV? I understand the basic desire, but looking at the logistics, it sounds like a nightmare. Although not the same, this is similar to having a built-in DVD player in a TV, which has been done, and with limited success. I can only imagine what a pain it would be to service the computer side of the TV while working around the TV side. Wouldn't it be simpler to just keep the components separate and avoid trashing two components when one goes bad? And, computers, especially laptops, can easily connect to a TV now (at least through the DVI or VGA connections).

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Wow! Who woulda thunk?

In reply to: You mean like this one?

I never saw this before, but it makes sense as the ad says, "it's ideal for use as a large display information or advertisement monitor in public settings such as retail stores, hotels, airports, bus terminals, sports bars and other environments!". But the TV has no tuner and the PC has no optical drive, so if someone wanted to use this TV/PC for home theater, it doesn't seem to be applicable. Maybe I'm missing something.

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tv/computer combo

In reply to: Wow! Who woulda thunk?

all you need is an HD set top box ... and a stand alone drive... ever watch NETFLIX films streamed??? not bad>>>

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