Prodigy Installs A New Program

Karen and Brad Perkins seem like ideal customers for an on-line information service. They're suburban knowledge workers: She's a patent lawyer; he heads a high-tech startup. Both have an insatiable appetite for all kinds of information, and they log on to check stock quotes, get science news, and consult an electronic encyclopedia when their six-year-old son blurts out a tough question.

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