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I'm not the only one who looks at the technology leaps of the last 20 years and sighs at how our computing obsessions make us look vulnerable and pathetic when a battery or Internet connection goes dead.

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Comments (11)
Jim,

Great piece. I had a very similar experience last week, from which I'm still recovering. My Windows Vista laptop wouldn't boot up, requiring a new, bigger hard drive.

You can read all about it at:

http://blog.hubdesigns.com/2009/11/04/dd-computers-one-best-buy-zero/

Glad to hear both of our stories had a happy ending!

Posted by Dan P | Wednesday, November 11 2009 at 2:54PM ET
Jim,

Great read. The article has as much practical application as it does entertainment value.

Adam

Posted by A R | Wednesday, November 11 2009 at 3:16PM ET
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