"The whole problem of energy sources is going to be solved by little solutions, not by some big new piece of technology that does everything. We got into this crisis by believing that we had one big piece of technology that would do everything (oil)."
I keep thinking about this problem: I have content (let's say MP3s), and I want to play it in different environments, and different devices. Unfortunately, at present, I am forced to purchase the PLAYER with the content.
Wouldn't it be better to just have something to plug into your car stereo, your friends' boombox, or their home unit. Some memory devices are, of course, available; the Sony memorystick, compact flash memory, and so forth.
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