[EAS]12 second reboot

pjk pjk at design.eng.yale.edu
Fri Mar 8 03:20:39 EST 2002

Subject:   12 second reboot

The military plans to have soldiers calling in airstrikes using
Windows CE on a hand-held Pocket PC !
(hopefully the coordinates for Redmond won't be the defaults)


from Phil Agre's latest mailing of URLs. My favorite quote

> If the Windows-based machine crashes, ......, it can be rebooted
> within 12 seconds. But can a Pocket PC -- more at home in a
> Starbucks coffee bar than on the battlefield -- handle combat
> conditions?


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