iBook vs EV
- We're enjoying our new iBook immensely, especially being able to wirelessly
share the drives of the other (much older) Macs in the house. But we have
found that it is rather like our electric car:
Everybody remarks about how cool it is, but when it comes to getting one
for themselves, they go for the crusty old technology instead (PC or
The Solectria Force is ideal for this town whose radius is only 5 miles or
so. I've never run the batteries down to where it gets sluggish, and I've
got a "full tank" every morning for errands all over town.
In the same way, the iBook can "do it all" easier and better than the PC.
But everybody would rather put up with the clunky Windows environment in
order to be like all the grey-flannel others.
There's a lesson here, but I'm not sure I want to know it!
1999 Solectria Force