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Lets give kudos to the good guys!

by harrietj / August 4, 2006 4:03 AM PDT

Unfortunately the show and by extension this board has just become a vehicle for people who just like to complain about everything.

For a nice change of pace, I want to hear about the tech companies, ISPs, Telco?s, people in the tech arena who are doing good.

I will start I have had good experiences with Bellsouth DSL, Gateway, Sony Ericsson and some others.

Guys, for at least one day, lets try to point out the positive. Leave the rants for Mondays!!!!

And I hope everybody has a wonderful weekend!!!!

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Okay, I'll jump on this one
by tberfa / August 4, 2006 4:10 AM PDT

1. SBC (Now AT&T) DSL hasn't failed in the two years that I've been subscribed.
2. My NEC Mitsubishi LCD monitor is still holding up strong after 4 years.
3. My Cambridge Soundworks PC speaker system is still working great after 8 years (gasp!).
4. My Bose 501 speakers are still kicking after 16 years (bigger gasp!).
5. My AMD 1.2GHz home-built PC going strong for 4 years.

There's more but I gotta go...

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Sounds good to me
by netmasta / August 4, 2006 5:18 AM PDT

1.My Epson printer hasn't failed me in over 6 1/2 years.
2.My Mozilla Firefox browser rarely has problems.
3.My XP Pro can survive multiple hybernation modes without crashing. Shocked

And such.

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(NT) (NT) * yawn * (boring so far)
by cardsbb9 / August 4, 2006 5:33 AM PDT
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mahna-mahna
by csliva11 / August 4, 2006 5:41 AM PDT

1. Home built PC of 2 years hasn't caught on fire in 3 months
2. My Sony Ericsson T616 (AT&T/cingular service) is starting to crap out on my after 2.5 years of extraordinary use. I'm gonna go Bolton on it when I pick up a new SE W810i
3. My overly priced Vaio Laptop is still going strong. For what I paid for it, my grandkids better still be using it.
4. Samsung 910t LCD monitor is awesome as always, so good I bought two more (I know, totally unnecessary).
5. Iriver MP3 player of 3 years won't freakin break down, so It can give me an excuse to buy a new one.

thanks a lot good guys.

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The prizes go to....
by DROrr / August 4, 2006 7:59 AM PDT

I have had comcast for 2 years. very good service, speed is good (8mps), Cingular Wireless, Apple Ipod all have had (at least for me) great track record.

Juan

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too easy..
by udayan71 / August 4, 2006 11:09 AM PDT

Apple for bending over backwards to help me out with both laptops.
Microsoft for their efforts in Windows Live.
Macromedia for their unbelievably great Studio 8 suite.
Adobe for PDF.
Volvo for the 10 year old S40 rocking it outside my house.
August 18th for Snakes on a Plane.
TMV for BOL.
etc...

Meaning; the world is full of good but to celebrate everything makes celebration lose its value. Meanwhile, highlighting all the flaws is necessary to improve the world.

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