CoolTown: A Digital Lifestyle

Hewlett-Packard's CoolTown project envisions a digital lifestyle.

January 29, 2002, 3:00 PM PST

By Abhijeet Chavan @

"Welcome to the future, as envisioned by Hewlett-Packard in its CoolTown project...CoolTown is divided into zones such as home, office and shopping, designed to simulate a day in the life of the wired urban professional...Mr Burwood explained how in CoolTown, you would be able to find out exactly when a bus was due to arrive, rather than just turning up at the bus stop and waiting in the rain for five or 10 minutes."

Thanks to Abhijeet Chavan

Tuesday, January 29, 2002 in BBC News

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