Internet Commerce Group Meeting October 22, 1996 TOPIC: Meeting Leaders October 29 Lark Dunham JAVA November 5 John Dick WebTV / Set Top Boxes November 12 Gary Sabala Internet Security November 19 Shailen Mistry Hackers November 26 Sandra Doi JAVA / Set Top Boxes Everyone should bring leads to the meeting to be added to the homepage. The group leader will lead the discussion and present her topic. TOPIC: Meetings Every Tuesday at 10 a.m. TOPIC: Article on Intel's Palace - by Damon Darin in Forbes. Intel's come up with a plan to assist start-ups that are developing networking applications. They will increase demand for better computers and better processors by developing appplications that need more computing power. TOPIC: Set Top Boxes Using cable modem to send information to the home, the use wireless link to send information back to the server. The reason why satellite dishes are so small is because the satellites are really big. TOPIC: Right of Way All the following organizations/companies have the Right of Way. CAL Aqueduct PG & E All RailRoads BART CAL Trans East Bay Mudd SPRINT - SP stands for Southern Pacific TOPIC: Next Killer Application Interactive Chat Rooms where Real Audio will send voice. So Cool Talk will be used in Chat Rooms. Images and eventually video will be used in the Chat Rooms. But a major draw for the chat rooms is for anonimity. So people can tak e the voice and appearence of a character like Kermit the Frog, Cindy Crawford, Jessica Rabbit, or Sylvester Stallone. TOPIC: Article posted on www.suck.com on all these companies getting into the internet business without really knowing what is going on.
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