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January 09, 2016
Immortality the Ineffable Underdog
Everyone you love and everyone you know and everything you touch will someday be gone....
January 02, 2016
Oh No, Not OLED
It is being reported that Apple will begin to use OLED displays in an upcoming...
November 30, 2015
Leaving the Day Behind (Tablets Re-Reconsidered)
I have been on a kind of device-consolidation kick for a couple of years now,...
November 04, 2015
Lurve the Curve: Why I’m Nuts about the LG G4
In my last tech-related post, I detailed my year-long persnickety quest to find the One...
October 31, 2015
The Year of Phones
One year ago today, I began a weird, fun, stressful, ridiculous, and revealing process of...
October 18, 2015
Why I’m the “Princess and the Pea” of Phones
If you read this blog, follow me on Twitter, or are my wife (hi, honey!),...
October 16, 2015
How I Learned to Love the Chromebook
I’ve been singing the praises of Chromebooks for some time, but none of that praise...
October 06, 2015
The Fear of Being Phoneless, Quantified (Sort of)
This summer, researchers at Iowa State University made some easy headlines with a study on...
October 03, 2015
Andy Ihnatko and Swoopy Were On Our Little Podcast!
On Thinkery, the podcast I do with Brian Hogg (that's what he tells me his...
September 11, 2015
“Apple Released a Surface, a Roku, and a Samsung Phone.”
Summing up the latest Apple event in which a slew of new products were introduced,...
September 08, 2015
Transhumanism as a Possibility, Not a Promise
I have a soft spot for the transhumanists, and as I’ve said, if they were...
September 04, 2015
The Mutual Enhancement Society: Superintelligence in Machines…*and* Humans?
Reading Nick Bostrom’s Superintelligence, and having read James Barrat’s Our Final Invention, as well as...
August 28, 2015
Consider a superintelligent agent with actuators connected to a nanotech assembler.
I'm reading Nick Bostrom's Superintelligence: Paths, Dangers, Strategies, about the possible capabilities and potential threats posed...
August 26, 2015
Actually, Note 5 #Penghazi is Less Stupid Than I Thought
Yesterday, I wrote that the controversy over the Galaxy Note 5's S Pen was overblown....
August 25, 2015
The Note 5 Backwards-Stylus ‘Design Flaw’ Hubbub is Really Stupid [Updated with Me Being Wrong]
* * * UPDATE: I have largely reversed my position on this due to new...
August 15, 2015
Magical Thinking Won’t Make the iPad Rise Again
A few months ago I made the case that iPads and tablets generally were a...
August 14, 2015
People Are Discovering that Reading on Their Phones Doesn’t Suck
The publishing industry has noticed that a lot of us are reading on our phones....
August 10, 2015
Can Alphabet Ever Mean as Much as Google Does?
Google surprised pretty much everyone today when they announced that, well, they weren’t going to...
August 03, 2015
The Diminishing Returns of Flagship Phones During the Mid-Range Renaissance
I gotta say, I’m not so sure there’s much reason these days to buy a...
July 31, 2015
Cooling Down the Nexus 6, Once and For All
Long have I writhed in doubt, regret, and anger over the heat emitted by the...
July 03, 2015
Let’s Pick a Decent Pair of Cheap Earbuds
The bargain I made with myself after my tortuous search for the perfect over-ear headphones,...
June 28, 2015
Hold On to Your Kindle (Exiled from the Everything Store, Part IV)
Here is the deal for an Amazon refugee in terms of the Kindle. (The story...
June 20, 2015
I Thync This Might Be Bullshyt
There’s been a little bit of curious excitement over a new product called Thync, a...
June 07, 2015
Last Year’s Crown Jewels are Still Crown Jewels: Old Flagship Phones versus New Mid-Rangers
Unless you’re a smartphone power-user or obsessed enthusiast (like me), chances are you really don’t...
May 20, 2015
Let’s Build Our Own Gods and Hope They Like Us: Reservations about Transhumanism
Transhumanist philosopher Zoltan Istvan is “running for president.” No, he’s not a supervillain, but good-god-DAMN...
May 18, 2015
Beautiful, Beautiful Alienation: Walkmen, Phones, and (Not) Watches
I was relatively late to the whole Walkman thing. It wasn't until I was in...
May 17, 2015
We Didn’t Find Any Type 3s Because There Aren’t Any: Imagining Galactic Civilizations
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May 15, 2015
The Mouse in the Machine: Scientists Make a Virtual Mouse Brain
In Switzerland, they've got themselves a virtual mouse (like, a rodent that exists in a computer,...
May 14, 2015
The Digital Wins Over Digits: Our Tech Becomes More Valuable Than Our Bodies
Because I'm morbid, weird, and a pessimist-fatalist, I often find myself thinking about which sense...
May 10, 2015
Photo Management on the Mac Just Sucks
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