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+ - Got a Hitachi VisionPlate?

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viewtouch (1479) writes "Got a Hitachi VisionPlate that you'd like to use as a Wireless Touchscreen X Terminal except that you don't know how to set it up? Well, if you email me gene at ViewTouch then I'll email you a 125 Mb Compact Flash image that you can write to the built-in CF card and it will work famously for you as a wireless Touchscreen X terminal."
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+ - Linux.com | Linux perks up the Espresso Book Machi

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viewtouch writes "In the book business, the great expense is the supply-chain logistics: printing books, shipping them, warehousing them, sending batches to bookstores and on to customers — every step along the way extracts a fee. Epstein's new company On Demand Books is using Linux to develop the Espresso Book Machine (EBM), a $100,000 device that takes distance out of the equation by printing the books right at the point of sale. http://enterprise.linux.com/article.pl?sid=06/11/1 6/1434201"

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