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Throwback: My First Laptop Review (Premium)

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Over 20 years ago, in January 2001, I published my first-ever laptop review in a column for my weekly Windows 2000 Magazine UPDATE email newsletter.

Thinking back to this time, Windows Millenium Edition and Windows 2000 were still the then-current versions of Windows, and the Windows XP branding and look and feel had yet to be revealed; that would happen less than a week after I wrote this, but at the time of this writing, it was still known by its codename, Whistler.

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