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NY Times: In the Lecture Hall, a Geek Chorus

NY Times: In the Lecture Hall, a Geek Chorus

"Over the past year, as wireless networks have been introduced in hotels, university auditoriums and conference halls, people with laptops have realized that they do not have to sit idly during the presentations. Some people, of course, ignore speakers entirely by surfing the Web or checking their e-mail - a practice that has led some lecturers to plead for connectionless auditoriums or bans on laptop use."

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