Re: Slate covers everything

Lloyd Wood (
Fri, 24 Apr 1998 11:52:04 +0100 (BST)

On Thu, 23 Apr 1998, Dr. Ernest N. Prabhakar wrote:

> The umbrella did cause me to reflect on our earlier discussion of
> bundling evils. I wonder, would I have been offended if they'd offered
> me a free web browser (assuming they weren't free already)? Probably.
> Which is ironic, since a web browser is arguably more useful and relevant
> than an umbrella

The umbrella will last long, have fewer compatibility problems, and
will not be obsoleted by upgraded rain.