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10/13 show notes: Kill your landline

by eosterwise / October 17, 2006 3:47 AM PDT

Sorry for the slacking. Here are last week's show notes.

BellSouth, AT&T merger on track, slight FCC delay,+BellSouth+merger/2100-1036_3-6125176.html

Cutting the cords: cell phones to make you give up your land line

T-Mobile Dash

New Palm Treo 680

Superthin card phone

Skype WiFi phone from Netgear

Nokia plans WiMAX cell phones
Upcoming national WiMax network

Retro handset

Unrelated article: Virtual parenting?

Chintzy print phones! Yay?

I dont know if the fact that he has 3 kids and a dog is a valid justification for owning a eco-monster eyesore of a car like an expedition. Some people in Europe (or anywhere other than N. America, really) have 3+ kids and a dogs and somehow manage to move everything they need around with more effieciency then 10MPG. Why not a station wagon, or even a smaller 4-cylinder SUV. That would haul things around, save them money and help them shake the stigma of being an giant SUV-driving *****.

I love the show but trying to justify your bosses unreasonably-sized car is laaaame.


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