A technology in search of a strategy? That's what we were starting to think about this whole Web‐'Net‐connect‐athon movement. It's certainly not everything it's cracked up to be—just ask the businessperson we know who spent a week in Chile and came back ready to trade her laptop for a homing pigeon. Her hotel's phone lines were incompatible with laptop modems. When she finally found an analog line, not only did the local Internet service number not work, but Santiago's long distance lines didn't stay clear long enough to send so much as one email.
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