In updating the story, You've Got Mail
does more than turn the pen-pushers into keyboard tappers.
To coincide with the film's release this week, Virgin Cinemas has a number of great offers: everyone buying a ticket to see You've Got Mail
also gets a game card with a chance to win one of ten computers with life access to AOL (American On Line).
and so did the man whose voice delivers the film's "you've got mail
After all, even the most fabulously famous like to hear, "You've got mail
The MIT Media Lab describes the characteristics of the devices that fulfill this vision: They'll be portable while operational; allow for hands-free use; have sensors for the physical environment; be able to get the attention of the user (by announcing, say, "You've Got Mail
"); and be always on and working, sensing, and acting.