The Inn Crowd

Bad Calls

Businesses We'd Like To See: A service that makes those obligatory, but odious, phone calls you keep putting off (Aunt Edna's birthday, your blind date from last Thursday, the former college pal you have nothing in common with anymore). Using virtual technology, they imitate your voice and congratulate/dump/chat . . . so you don't have to.

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This article was originally published in the February 1999 print edition of Entrepreneur with the headline: The Inn Crowd.

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