Nihil innovetur! Well… maybe a little innovetur…

"In the Vatican they update their technology every 75 years, whether it needs updating or not."

That was my motto some years ago when I worked there.

However, I was glad to see in the Bolletino today that the Holy See worked out an agreement with Telecom Italia for a big fiber optic infrastructure which will allow them to do things everyone else has been doing for a while now.

Of course this is on a three year trial basis.  It will be possible to go back to hand written notes carried by uscieri and cans with string in 2013.

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4 Responses to Nihil innovetur! Well… maybe a little innovetur…

  1. Tom in NY says:

    Imperatori Augusto festinare lente placuit. Interibi, calamum aut scalprum non perdenda sunt.
    Salutationes omnibus.

  2. Moscatelli says:

    No need to rejoice for an agreement with Telecom; Vodafone is better. Or Fastweb or … just any other service provider than Telecom Italia!

  3. wanda says:

    ‘cans with string’! LOL! That’s just about my speed.

  4. I read this quickly and I thought it said “In the Vatican they update their [theology] every 75 years, whether it needs updating or not.”