"Network-centric services are connecting users to some truly
valuable data. For the price of a computer, a network connection,
and a browser, you can find information on just about anything.
Punch a few keywords into a search engine and out spits a wealth of
valuable content about Linux, some obscure song, or even current
tractor pulling technology.
"Increasing numbers of people also do business using laptops
while camped out in airport lobbies, hotel rooms, and Panera