And turned it into an awesome digital photo frame using two pieces of plexiglass, Kubuntu and a little setup. Here's the finished product:
I recommend you check out the how-to he wrote up. It's pretty well outlined and includes several more photos and a bit of humor to boot. I love to see the many ways people reuse old electronics!
Thanks to one of my favorite blogs - DIY: Happy for the tip.
I made a digital photo frame a while back. I think its time to find another old laptop for a project...