BIT engineer's report from Bristol uphone installation
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The UPHONE, currently in public testing in Bristol UK, New York NY,
is a phone-in interface to the web. Designed for immediate collaborative sound archiving & computerless
1. U phone in from any phone.
2. Leave an audio message.
3. Message uploads automatically to a public soundfile location on the web.
A sustainable reporting system for mobile and on-the-run communities, uphone
disconnects the user from workstation or media-lab dependency. I'M OUT OF
THE OFFICE ! I'M AWAY FROM MY DESK ! Converts your mobile or
phonebooth to a full-functioning satellite phone;
decapitates editoral models of professional
newsbureaux [bbc, npr, etc] for a more equitable, distributable and ubiquitous reporting.