Wednesday, June 25, 2008

Reading Blogs While You Commute

This really is the kind of thing which will pull people out of their cars.

Commuters can now read and respond to e-mail and work on their way to the office, aboard the MBTA's 11 commuter boats that travel to Boston, Hingham, Hull, Quincy, and Logan Airport.


He said the response to a pilot WiFi program, which the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority started early this year on the Worcester-Framingham commuter line, proves that people want wireless.

"This is something you can't do in your car," he said.

I finally broke down and got wireless broadband, but it isn't something most people have obviously.