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Low-Priced PC's For AOL's Dial-Up Subscribers! - 8/12/2004 11:46:31 AM   
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America Online on Thursday said it plans to sell a low-priced PC targeting low-income and minority households who agree to sign up for a year of dial-up Internet service.

The online unit of Time Warner will begin selling the computer and service at Office Depot this month.

The launch is part of a broad strategy at the recovering online service, which watched 2.2 million members abandon its service. AOL initially unveiled a $299 bundling of a PC, monitor and printer in December.

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RE: Low-Priced PC's For AOL's Dial-Up Subscribers! - 8/12/2004 6:51:11 PM   
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Yeah, so you can get their EXPENSIVE dial up service, they are the HIGHEST priced ISP around.... perhaps if they decided to "lower" their dial up prices, more customers would have used them... also perhaps if their install wasn't 20 MB!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! bloatware.... plain and simple

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