As I Was Surfing That Ribbon Of Highway

Can the PC replace the CB, good buddy? Officials at PNV.net say: Forget the stereotypes. Of the 1.5 million long-haul truckers in the U.S., 50% have home PCs, and 25% of drivers keep a machine with them. So on July 1, PNV.net (formerly Park 'N View Inc.) launched an Internet service provider, and it plans a portal by this fall. So far, PNV.net has wired 220 truck stops so drivers can plug into a jack next to their rig. The ISP charge: Up to $15 per month.

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