Follow Slashdot stories on Twitter

 



Forgot your password?
typodupeerror
DEAL: For $25 - Add A Second Phone Number To Your Smartphone for life! Use promo code SLASHDOT25. Also, Slashdot's Facebook page has a chat bot now. Message it for stories and more. Check out the new SourceForge HTML5 internet speed test! ×
HP

Submission + - A TouchPad for $US49? Maybe if you're Rick Astley (arnnet.com.au)

splitenz writes: A $US49 TouchPad site offers a lesson in social engineering — and Rickrolling ...
With geeks still scrambling to get their hands on the last of Hewlett-Packard's US$99 TouchPads, a $US49 deal just seems too good to be true.

And, as the thousand or so people who tried to buy cheap TouchPads on an HP look-alike website Tuesday learned, one should steer clear of things that seem too good to be true.

This discussion was created for logged-in users only, but now has been archived. No new comments can be posted.

A TouchPad for $US49? Maybe if you're Rick Astley

Comments Filter:

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm. -- Publius Syrus

Working...