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Is there any likelihood of a backlash to today’s technology?

March 29, 2010


On a recent shopping trip I ran across the latest device for mobile-phone users. It was an old-fashioned-looking telephone receiver that plugs into a cell phone to return the owner to hands-on mobile conversations. You could even rest the receiver on your shoulder to feel the revival of that wonderful neck strain that landlines offer. […]

Packing Your Online Emergency Kit

March 1, 2010


The world has sustained more than its fair share of shocks in this still-young year. Horrible earthquakes in Haiti and Chile A swelling reversal of fortune and image for Toyota and Tiger More scandals for John Edwards and John Mayer Distraught and endangered senators and congressmen running for the hills instead of the Hill A […]