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RE: [IP] Re: Animas announces ezAccess



At 03:40 PM 1/3/2005, Bob Kerns wrote:
>  Generally, drivers to access/manage hardware devices are included in the 
> price
>of the hardware, and
>  upgrades to those drivers are free. Even when they add significant new
>functionality.
>
>  In fact, I cannot immediately think of a single hardware device -- small or
>large -- short of an
>  operating system for an entire computer -- for which the software to 
> access it
>and all upgrades are
>not free. Except glucose meters and pumps.

Yes, and I've never paid $5,000 for a hardware component for any system 
I've ever owned.  Even within the same version of the operating system any 
upgrades are free.

RoseLea
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