Nat Case ncase at hedbergmaps.com
Thu Mar 29 12:57:23 EST 2001

>Gili wrote:

>obDWJ: D'you think we could get someone to develop butterpies? Or 
>floating mirrors for wooshing around rooms? Or that fabulous 
>dictating machine from "Homeward Bounders"?

Umm... speech recognition software plus a daisywheel printer? I was 
struck when I read this recently how that piece of equipment stuck 
out as not such a fantasy any more, dating the book a little. One of 
the hazards of including SF elements in a story I guess...

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