For those looking to get a laptop, Dell has an awesome deal here on a laptop based on the new Core Duo cpu for $729 after a $250 rebate.
-1.66GHz Intel Core Duo CPU
-512MB Shared Single Channel DDR2 SDRAM at 533MHZ (can upgrade to dual channel with another memory module)
-40GB 5400rpm SATA Hard Drive
-15.4" Widescreen LCD (1280x800 resolution)
-8X CD/DVD Burner (DVD+/-RW) with double-layer DVD+R write capability
-Dell Wireless 1390 802.11g Mini Card (54Mbps)
-Intel® Graphics Media Accelerator 950
-53 WHr 6-cell Lithium Ion Primary Battery
-Free Dell Color Printer 720
-Windows XP Media Center
Get em while it's hot!