Archive for the ‘tech’ Category

for all to see

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

“It’s Orwellian surveillance with fluffier branding.”


“You don’t own the data, you don’t control the data and you definitely don’t know what happens to the data.”

beware the legislative industrial complex

Friday, March 15th, 2013

“Can you imagine a more ridiculous regulation than one that requires a lobby group for the blind to come to Capitol Hill every three years to explain that the blind still can’t read books on their own and therefore need this exception?”

in the eye of the beholder

Friday, March 15th, 2013

“The key experiential question of Google Glass isn’t what it’s like to wear them, it’s what it’s like to be around someone else who’s wearing them.”

doing a proper job

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

“China’s social media censors never sleep, though they do fall behind on their work late at night.”


“A biological immune system’s focus is not on reaching zero infection as quickly as possible, but rather on stopping infections from spreading and interfering with the health of the organism.”

read this while you can

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

“…increasingly imaginative solutions were needed to make dissemination of defamatory content online subject to civil law.”

possibly a dead cat

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

war and peeping

Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

“We think of it as the collective intelligence of all the people reading on Kindle”

how do you like that?

Wednesday, July 25th, 2012

“…Facebook likely holds the largest privately held collection of face prints in the world.”

moths and light

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

“Besides “work” or “school,” there is no other non-involuntary activity that humans devote themselves to so thoroughly on a daily basis in these United States.”

“We will have the interactive graphic panel…”

Friday, June 1st, 2012