THE WEEK IN BRIEF: Amstrad and BT launch e-m@iler

Amstrad and BT have launched the e-m@iler, which offers pay-as-you-go e-mail access without the need for a computer. Customers will pay for sending and receiving electronic mail through their telephone bill, and the machine will have a small screen, voice mail and a note pad for storing telephone numbers and e-mail addresses. The device took […]

Amstrad and BT have launched the e-m@iler, which offers pay-as-you-go e-mail access without the need for a computer. Customers will pay for sending and receiving electronic mail through their telephone bill, and the machine will have a small screen, voice mail and a note pad for storing telephone numbers and e-mail addresses. The device took Amstrad and BT 18 months to develop.