Not logged in
Log in now
Create an account
Subscribe to LWN
Pencil, Pencil, and Pencil
Dividing the Linux desktop
LWN.net Weekly Edition for June 13, 2013
A report from pgCon 2013
Little things that matter in language design
The New Commodore 64, Updated With Its Old Exterior (New York Times)
Posted Apr 7, 2011 23:22 UTC (Thu) by nix (subscriber, #2304)
(Just like everything else Commodore has done since the Amiga. I was quite surprised to learn that they still existed, and indeed they don't: this is a distant heir of multiple bankruptcies with almost no real relationship to the original organization.)
Posted Apr 7, 2011 23:51 UTC (Thu) by tialaramex (subscriber, #21167)
There's a long history of dubious business at work here. Recommendation: Don't give anyone money unless you have your hands on the goods. It's so much easier to take your cash and apologise than it is to actually make what was promised and deliver it as agreed.
If Mr Altman is true to his word, big retailers will "soon" have these on the shelves for anyone who wants one. If he isn't, you lose nothing by patiently letting the story unfold.
Posted Apr 8, 2011 5:15 UTC (Fri) by nicooo (guest, #69134)
Copyright © 2013, Eklektix, Inc.
Comments and public postings are copyrighted by their creators.
Linux is a registered trademark of Linus Torvalds