Foreign Policy: What Churchill Can Teach Us About the Coming Era of Lasers, Cyborgs, and Killer Drones

To paraphrase the musician Brian Eno’s remarks citing inventor Danny Hillis, technology is the name we give to things that we dont yet use every day. When we use it every day, we dont call it technology anymore. Whether it is a stone or a drone, it is technology, a tool that we apply to […]

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Blu-Ray here to stay, but digital downloads/on demand is really the future

I’m quoted in today’s Pioneer Press about the death of HD DVD. Our DVD/VCR combo crapped out months ago, but we postponed buying anything to avoid a trap. Although we have a large library of DVDs, I’m still not convinced digital downloads and on-demand streaming isn’t the future — especially given the new high-capacity fiber […]

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