This isn't your every day freebie, but the prospects are quite interesting.
Google is basically looking for test users of their upcoming Chrome OS. To that end, they're giving out as many as 60,000 laptops FREE! This is what they look like:
True, it doesn't look like much, but frankly, I like the clean, untainted look; free from all those annoying stickers and gaudy plastic logos.
1. First, you have to
2. You are not guaranteed of one.
3. If you do get one, you have to be willing to help them test it and send feedback.
If you like technology, if you're online quite a bit, and you don't mind trying something that isn't fully polished and is still in Beta, feel free to sign up!