Broadband and webcam tedium

Leo Lapworth leo at
Sat Jun 12 10:43:53 BST 2010

On 12 June 2010 10:13, Edmund von der Burg <evdb at> wrote:
> Like a fool I offered to sort out my parents-in-law with a skype
> connection so that they could coo at the baby remotely.
> And now I find myself needing to get the broadband* and the
> webcam/speakers/mic setup needed for a Dell running XP.

Just get them an iPhone 4 thingy?

Lots less hassel for you - although doesn't mean they'll have a decent
net connection so you might still want to get them broadband + WiFi

Virgin cable works well enough for me - but you are then limited about suppliers

Good luck!


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