from the used-computers-for-sale dept.
theGoodWitch writes "Since Egghead.com
went bankrupt (that new 'powered by Amazon.com' site they have
not is not the same thing), I'm having trouble finding good deals on
used/refurbished/end-of-stock PCs, servers, hard drives, tape drives,
and such. Ubid has some, but not
nearly the selection. eBay has too much, and it's too hard to sort
out who the sellers are. I don't want to buy from individuals, only
from commercial suppliers with (at least limited) warranties and
minimal guarantees. Egghead.com was perfect, but now they're gone.
What happened to all the stuff they were getting? Who is selling it
The most exciting phrase to hear in science, the one that heralds new
discoveries, is not "Eureka!" (I found it!) but "That's funny ..."
-- Isaac Asimov