Internet time: Old wine, new bottles

Gibbs, Mark
November 1998
Network World;11/16/98, Vol. 15 Issue 46, p94
Trade Publication
Tackles the complexity of watchmaker Swatch's plan to convert the Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) in its bid to jump on the Internet bandwagon. Renaming of the GMT to Biel Mean Time (BMT); Proposal to split the day into one thousand `beats'; Internet time as defined by the founder and director Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Media Laboratory Nicholas Negroponte.


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