> Dr Lisse wrote ...
> > WWW will go away eventually because it is realy but a toy. However a
> > great one.
> In response, Nemo wrote ...
> > A toy? It will outlive the internet. I mean it has much more power and
> > significance than the TCP/IP protocol suite it is currently riding on.
> I am not sure of the crystal glass Dr Lisse looked into (Ebonite maybe). I
> thought that the web is helping people organize information in newer
> dimensions! What is the current technology challenging this? I do agree with
> Nemo that the web will outlive the TCP/IP suite.
Indeed it does that. However there are gopher, wais, and other things
that are as powerful but less visually attractive. Sure the Web will
remain, but people will get used to it and the hysteria will stop.
Face it, it is a toy. Show me a site that your can really use for
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