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Subject: UKNM: wap killer app??
From: Fiona Campbell-Howes
Date: Thu, 31 Aug 2000 16:27:34 +0100

Today's Telegraph Connected leader says that BT Cellnet has launched FindMe, which allegedly points a mobile phone user to the nearest McDonalds/Lloyds cashpoint etc. So far so location-specific-m-commerce-hype-bollocks.

But if FindMe can identify a user's location to 100 metres, how long before Jack Straw and his cronies cotton on to the fact that pretty soon most of the UK population will willingly be carrying around an electronic identity tag? Sinister...

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