http://today.reuters.co.uk/news/articlenews.aspx?type=internetNews&storyid=2007-03-12T181515Z_01_DEL282630_RTRIDST_0_OUKIN-UK-INDIA-INTERNET-CURB.XML&rpc=92 - Indian students told to stop surfing and start socialising
- One of India's top engineering schools has restricted Internet access in its hostels, saying addiction to surfing, gaming and blogging was affecting students' performance, making them reclusive and even suicidal.
Authorities at the elite Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Mumbai said students had stopped socialising and many were late for morning classes or slept through them.
"Now, a student doesn't even know who lives two doors away from him because he is so busy on the Internet," said Prakash Gopalan, dean of student affairs.
Housing will get cheap pretty soon. You'll just need a pod the size of cocoon.