A great new free application from Google - Google Earth which provides remarkable satellite pictures, mapping and other features gives us a clue what we will all need in computer capabilites in the not so distant future: Google Earth - System Requirements:
Operating system: Windows XP
CPU speed: Intel Pentium P4 2.4GHz+ or AMD 2400xp+
System memory (RAM): 512MB
2GB hard-disk space
3D graphics card: 3D-capable video card with 32MB VRAM or greater
1280x1024, 32-bit true color screen
Network speed: 128 kbps ('Broadband/Cable Internet') "