From: Rodney Thayer (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Tue Apr 18 2000 - 06:58:25 PDT
All I can tell you is that, before I saw this exact scene in Mission
a co-worker explained how it was really cool doing this through
the Belgian countryside, except GSM coverage kept cutting out as he went
I thought it was seriously cool standing on the bow of an (admittitly tourist)
boat cutting through the water down the middle of a Fjord in Norway, facing
sea, talking on my cell phone to someone in California...
At 05:51 AM 4/18/00 -0700, Dan Kohn wrote:
>Ever have one of those 21st century moments (yes, I know we officially have
>7+ months left)?
>I am the Eurostar on my way from London to Paris; we just passed through the
>Chunnel. I'm typing this on my new Toshiba Portege 7020 running W2K,
>communicating via infrared to my Ericsson T-28 cellphone, which has the tiny
>DI-18 infrared modem attached at the bottom. I'm only getting 9.6 kbps, but
>I do have a great view of the French countryside streaming by.
>The future is now.
> - dan
>Daniel Kohn <mailto:email@example.com>
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