A bit ago I read a post about Meego 1.0 being available. I had a Acer great netbook that was suffering from a slow slow install of XP. I’d been […]

I just read internet’s famous Cory Doctorow’s very interesting post about how he got phished (!). What struck me was not his whole parasite-perfect-timing-phone-reset scenario. The take away for me […]

Will the real 404 please stand up?

One of the laptops in the house died recently. The svelte new Dell Latitude 13 showed up as its replacement, and it’s great. However, it’s running a factory set up […]

True Cost

When we consume products in the US, what is the true cost? Most folks would think it’s simply the dollars they shell out of their wallet for the item they […]