Erik's Weblog 2.0

May 1, 2002

Day of Silence

DAY OF SILENCE Hundreds of Internet radio stations and channels across America are shutting off their music streams today, in a "Day of Silence" to highlight their concern over the upcoming U.S. Copyright Office ruling on royalty rates that may shut down or bankrupt the vast majority of the nascent Internet radio industry. Details here.

Wrist PDA

Around $145 with 190KB of memory, which is equivalent to around 1,100 contacts, 800 appointments, 5,000 to-do notes or 350 memos.

It uses an 8-bit Epson processor and is water-resistant up to 30 meters.

Amazingly enough, it is also capable of displaying the time and date. grin

Too bad it is read-only. I wonder if alarms have to be beamed too. That would be extremely annoying.
  Wrist PDA