TECHNOLOGY Archives

August 27, 2014

JOBS DOGS WON'T DO:

Posted by orrinj at 7:15 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 23, 2014

INFORMATION CAN EVEN SCHOOL THE FRENCH:

Posted by orrinj at 7:54 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 16, 2014

THE WAR ON UNIONS:

Posted by orrinj at 7:11 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

IGNORING THE THRESHOLD QUESTION:

Posted by orrinj at 6:53 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 9, 2014

IF THEY HAD SOCIAL SKILLS THEY WOULDN'T HAVE BEEN IN THE AV CLUB:

Posted by orrinj at 7:34 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 3, 2014

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 8:28 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 24, 2014

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 4:49 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 14, 2014

HUG A MALTHUSIAN:

Posted by orrinj at 3:37 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 13, 2014

LOOPER:

Posted by orrinj at 8:24 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 12, 2014

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 9:04 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 5, 2014

BROAD BRUSHING:

Posted by orrinj at 7:01 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 4, 2014

TAKING THE LABOR OUT OF WORK:

Posted by orrinj at 9:41 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

June 16, 2014

OUR SCREENS ARE MAKING US SMARTER:

Posted by orrinj at 5:44 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

June 3, 2014

SINGIN', HEY DIDDLE DIDDLE:

Posted by orrinj at 8:09 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

I CAN'T BE A LUDDITE, MY COLLAR IS WHITE!:

Posted by orrinj at 8:03 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

THE MALTHUSIANS NEVER TIRE OF BEING WRONG:

Posted by orrinj at 7:24 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

May 17, 2014

INFORMATION WANTS TO BE FREE:

Posted by orrinj at 6:59 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 28, 2014

A SIMPLE MATTER OF INFRASTRUCTURE:

Posted by orrinj at 6:18 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 22, 2014

NO ONE HAS IT HARDER THAN THEIR MOTHER DID:

Posted by orrinj at 5:30 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 11, 2014

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:07 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 20, 2014

HAVING FIXED THE BROKEN WINDOWS:

Posted by orrinj at 7:19 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 13, 2014

GOD BLESS AUTO PILOT:

Posted by orrinj at 2:07 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 8, 2014

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 2:02 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 5, 2014

YOU MEAN MY KIDS WON'T GET TO SPEND 50 YEARS DOING REPETITIVE TASKS FORTY HOURS A WEEK?:

Posted by orrinj at 8:25 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 22, 2013

IT'LL NEVER FLY, ORVILLE:

Posted by orrinj at 9:56 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 20, 2013

SCIENCE FRICTIONLESS:

Posted by orrinj at 6:17 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 18, 2013

WAIT, OUR BOSSES ARE GOING TO KNOW WHAT WE REALLY DO? [AND DON'T]:

Posted by orrinj at 7:29 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

FORCING INNOVATION ALWAYS WORKS:

Posted by orrinj at 7:25 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 13, 2013

INCREASING CLOUDINESS:

Posted by orrinj at 7:53 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

November 22, 2013

BORN TO MAKE MISTAKES:

Posted by orrinj at 6:43 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

November 16, 2013

A WEDDING RING IS SUFFICIENT:

Posted by orrinj at 8:27 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

October 28, 2013

THERE IS NO REASONABLE EXPECTATION OF PRIVACY:

Posted by orrinj at 9:21 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 8, 2013

ONE OF THOSE TECHNOLOGICAL BREAKTHROUGHS THAT NO ONE NOTICES:

Posted by orrinj at 8:39 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 13, 2013

ALWAYS SURPRISING TO BE REMINDED HOW RECENT AN INNOVATION IT IS:

Posted by orrinj at 12:12 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 5, 2013

"PROOF OF PRINCIPLE" PATTY:

Posted by orrinj at 4:52 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 1, 2013

ON THE UNSUSTAINABILITY OF PRICES AND EMPLOYMENT:

Posted by orrinj at 7:20 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 25, 2013

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by orrinj at 5:18 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

THE FEMINIZATION OF THE OFFICE:

Posted by orrinj at 4:55 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 8, 2013

BUT FIRST YOU HAVE TO BREAK THE BAKER'S:

Posted by orrinj at 5:08 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

June 21, 2013

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 7:47 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

June 19, 2013

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 8:06 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

May 17, 2013

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:01 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

May 14, 2013

WHEN EASY ACCESS TO KNOWLEDGE IS YOUR BIGGEST WORRY...:

Posted by orrinj at 8:03 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 13, 2013

THE STREETS ARE UGLY, BUT THE CLOUDS ARE SUBLIME:

Posted by orrinj at 7:59 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

March 9, 2013

AND PEOPLE WONDER WHY WE'RE IN A DEFLATIONARY EPOCH?:

Posted by orrinj at 10:07 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

February 5, 2013

LIBERATING MANKIND FROM DRIVERS:

Posted by orrinj at 8:22 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 13, 2012

Posted by orrinj at 3:44 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 4, 2012

ENGINEERING THE WORLD:

Posted by orrinj at 12:50 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

November 13, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:21 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

November 9, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:26 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

November 3, 2012

THEY KNEW RIGHT AWAY IT WASN'T ABORIGINALS:

Posted by orrinj at 6:18 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

October 31, 2012

AT THE INTERSECTION OF TECHNOLOGY AND COMMON SENSE:

Posted by orrinj at 4:15 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

October 23, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 3:25 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

October 13, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 7:28 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 21, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:34 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 7, 2012

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by orrinj at 9:29 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 6, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 4:14 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

July 8, 2012

MORE WEALTH, LESS WORK:

Posted by orrinj at 9:14 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

May 9, 2012

USE IT OR LOSE IT:

Posted by orrinj at 6:03 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

May 7, 2012

PSSSST...:

Posted by orrinj at 5:42 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 24, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 7:54 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 11, 2012

NO MAN IS AN ISLAND:

Posted by orrinj at 6:07 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

February 29, 2012

THE SMARTPHONES ARE ON THE TRACK:

Posted by orrinj at 7:46 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

February 24, 2012

THE INFRASTRUCTURE THAT MATTERS:

Posted by orrinj at 6:45 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

February 13, 2012

KIND OF COOL:

Posted by orrinj at 6:34 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

February 7, 2012

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by orrinj at 7:01 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

February 3, 2012

WHO DIDN'T MAKE TINKER TOY BOMBS WHEN THEY WERE 10?:

Posted by orrinj at 2:48 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 26, 2012

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by orrinj at 6:28 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 23, 2012

TWO HEADS ARE BETTER THAN ONE:

Posted by orrinj at 6:30 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 14, 2012

INFORMATION WANTS TO BE FREE (via Ed Driscoll)

Posted by orrinj at 7:59 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

January 7, 2012

LIFE IMITATES BASEBALL:

Posted by orrinj at 6:14 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

December 2, 2011

WE DON'T HAVE A JOBS CRISIS...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:12 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 29, 2011

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:55 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 26, 2011

A LITTLE DELAY DOESN'T MATER WHEN YOU HAVE NO COMPETITORS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:27 PM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 21, 2011

JUST ANOTHER WAY TO CUT THE BLOATED ROLLS OF PUBLIC EMPLOYEES:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:21 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

CHALLENGE? IT'S A BLESSING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:12 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

September 5, 2011

REBUILDING THE TOWER OF BABEL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:50 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 25, 2011

KIND OF LIKE A DIGITAL PEARL HARBOR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:37 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 21, 2011

BETTER AND BETTER:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:39 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

August 15, 2011

THE WORLD AT YOUR FINGERTIPS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:59 AM | Comments (Old System 0)

April 24, 2011

A CERTAIN SAMENESS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:30 AM

March 21, 2011

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:05 AM

March 19, 2011

THE MOST LOATHSOME DEVICE THIS SIDE OF THE CAR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:59 AM

March 13, 2011

ONE GADGET TO RULE THEM ALL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:02 AM

February 24, 2011

ARE PEOPLE REALLY GOING TO PAY A PREMIUM...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:15 AM

January 26, 2011

THE CONVERGENCE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:58 AM

November 23, 2010

NAISBITT SMILED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:11 PM

October 22, 2010

THE PARANOID STYLE IN OBAMA'S POLITICS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:35 PM

September 30, 2010

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:08 AM

May 31, 2010

YET THEY NEVER FIGURED OUT THE WHEEL:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:05 AM

April 30, 2010

A CARD? WHAT IS THIS THE 19TH CENTURY:?

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:23 PM

March 18, 2010

WE'VE FOUND THE DESIGN ERROR...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:00 PM

March 8, 2010

FINALLY...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:54 PM

March 5, 2010

NOTHING COSTS MORE....:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:22 AM

February 21, 2010

YOU'RE STILL GETTING RIPPED OFF:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:14 AM

January 7, 2010

IT PROBABLY NEEDS TO COST LESS THAN A LAPTOP:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:11 AM

December 14, 2009

NOTHING COSTS MORE...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:47 PM

November 17, 2009

THE PAPER CHASE

Posted by sjudd at 1:47 PM

October 6, 2009

NET TO GRID:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:31 AM

August 28, 2009

SPEED KILLS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:05 AM

July 21, 2009

THEY WENT TO THE MOON AND ALL I GOPT WAS FREE SOFTWARE...OH...AND TANG, THE TITTIE BOX AND FOODSTICKS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

July 9, 2009

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:52 AM

April 8, 2009

HOW REAL SCIENCE PROCEEDS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:39 AM

February 23, 2009

SO WE'VE GOT THAT GOING FOR US...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:26 PM

January 28, 2009

UNFORTUNATELY, IT DOESN'T HAVE THE ENORMOUS UPSIDE OF Y2K...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:52 PM

January 26, 2009

RATHER, AN ANTI-SOCIAL VALUE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:37 AM

THE CLOUD COMES ROLLING IN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:12 AM

January 23, 2009

THE GOOD SORT OF DEFLATION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:21 AM

January 21, 2009

A WALLET, A PHONE, AN iPOD, AND A LAPTOP IS THREE TOO MANY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:05 AM

January 6, 2009

STILL JUST A REARGUARD ACTION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:02 AM

THE QUESTION OBTAINS FOR YOUR COMPUTER HARD DRIVE AS WELL AS MEDIA:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:18 AM

November 27, 2008

NOTHING COSTS MORE....:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:38 AM

November 17, 2008

TURN, TURN:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:59 AM

July 27, 2008

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:36 AM

July 5, 2008

HOW MANY KIDS WE FORCE TO FINISH HIGH SCHOOL...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:45 AM

May 15, 2008

TAKE THAT, HARRY LIME:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:14 AM

November 22, 2007

AND AL GORE MAKES IT A TRIUMVIRATE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:36 AM

November 9, 2007

FLOATER:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:51 AM

August 24, 2007

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:19 AM

HIGH TECH, BUT WHAT ABOUT HIGH TOUCH?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:31 AM

August 17, 2007

...AND CHEAPER...:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:43 AM

June 2, 2007

BECAUSE THE FUTURE OF THE DESKTOP IS THE PAST OF THE DESK:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

March 2, 2007

TED TALKS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:19 AM

November 30, 2006

OR MAYBE WE WON'T EVER LEARN ANYTHING THEY DIDN'T ALREADY KNOW (via Brian Boys):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:58 PM

November 28, 2006

TECHNOLOGY IS TO SCIENCE AS ASTRONOMY IS TO ASTROLOGY (via JD Watson):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:10 AM

November 24, 2006

FUN FACTOR:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:27 AM

November 22, 2006

SANTA BETTER COME UP BIG:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

November 20, 2006

GAMER GENERATION GAP:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

November 3, 2006

POSTS BY EMAIL

Posted by Stephen Judd at 10:08 AM

October 27, 2006

BUT HOW MUCH ARE THE SERVICE PLANS?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:08 AM

September 7, 2006

NOTHING COSTS MORE THAN IT USED TO:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:14 PM

September 4, 2006

NOW THE OTHER BROTHER JUST HAS TO EXPLAIN THE WHEELS & STUFF:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 9:19 AM

August 2, 2006

ACE OF BASS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 10:13 AM

May 19, 2006

WHEREAS THE LEFT JUST HATES HUMANITY:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 5:10 PM

THE GIANT ALWAYS LOSES TO THE SLING:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:48 AM

April 25, 2006

NEXT STEP, REPLACE THE DISK WITH A DOWNLOAD:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:18 AM

April 11, 2006

LOST KINGDOM:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 3:44 PM

April 1, 2006

INDIRECTION:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 6:00 AM

March 31, 2006

HOW YA GONNA KEEP 'EM IN THE WELFARE LINE, ONCE THEY READ INSTAPUNDIT?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:08 AM

March 27, 2006

THE FUTURE HAPPENS FAST THESE DAYS:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:02 AM

March 9, 2006

I AM BECOME SHIVA, DESTROYER OF CLERKS... (via Bryan Francoeur):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:07 PM

IT AIN'T A ROOSTER, BUT... (via Pepys):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 7:22 AM

March 7, 2006

BOOK TOURING WITHOUT VIOLATING THE TIME-ZONE RULE (via Rick Turley):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 4:50 PM

February 20, 2006

DENSITY DOUBLES AND PRICES HALVE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:35 AM

February 16, 2006

HARDLY SEEMS FAIR TO CRITICIZE HIM FOR FAULTS ENDEMIC TO SCIENCE:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:29 AM

February 7, 2006

NO ONE WAS EVER THRILLED TO GET A FAX (via Bryan Francoeur):

Posted by Orrin Judd at 11:45 AM

January 16, 2006

WITH THIS NANORING I THEE SPED:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 12:00 AM

January 11, 2006

MERE PURSUIT:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 8:53 PM

SAVAGE OR SAVANT?:

Posted by Orrin Judd at 2:09 PM