Zonk from the because-web-browsing-on-my-wii-sounds-fun dept.
Wowzer writes "Nintendo is serious about giving casual game console users multi-functionality by offering not just a weather, news, and photo channels, but a free internet browser with the Wii at the November 19th U.S. launch. From the article: 'Opera's full Web browser is available for download from the Wii Shop Channel. Nintendo has stated that they will offer Opera free of charge as a temporary promotion for all [worldwide] Wii users until June 2007.'"
The tree of research must from time to time be refreshed with the blood
of bean counters.
-- Alan Kay