Mediums Writ Large, Part III

Mediums Writ Large, Part III

In which the author attempts some closure on this accidental essay–three parts released over two weeks? how rude!–and after which will bundle the whole mess up and place it in the articles section, where it rightly belongs. So what do we know about this...

Smart Tags?

Microsoft plans to introduce a new hyperlink widget in Internet Explorer on the Windows XP platform, expected to be released in October. I imagine you may have read quite a lot about these tags already. In case you haven’t, here’s a distilled...

Just another really great Central…

I’ve been spending a lot of time of late getting familiar with Central American coffees. Maybe too much time. I recently sprang for some of the recent Panama “Cup of Excellence” auction winner, Finca Lerida, and the best I can say about it is that...

Chip

There is a chipmunk looking in my window. I think it’s watching television. Given that the tele is tuned to TechTV, does that suggest the critter’s name is...
Mediums Writ Large, Part II

Mediums Writ Large, Part II

So what is this invention, this medium, that has evidently caused us fits throughout the ages? Is it a tool? A toy? A myth? A medium is vehicle for communication. It’s a transport for the expression of ideas… a means for transmitting a message from the...
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