• Posts Tagged ‘technology’

    Musings on Piracy. I Mean, Arrrr.

    5 November, 2012 • 1 Comment

    I’m fairly certain there is a name for the phenomenon that the easier way wins out, that the concept is formulated in a law named after some clever word-smith who managed to relate the path of least resistance to consumer activities. I’ almost completely positive that there is such a named law when it...

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    I want a pad

    21 June, 2012 • 2 Comments

    I’ve recently started wanting a tablet. No, that’s a lie, I’ve wanted an iPad pretty much since they came out. The thing is, though, even though I am sent into fits of “ooooh, shiny!” and would really love to have a toy like that, I have not been able to justify to myself the...

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    Luddism Vindicated

    8 March, 2012 • 3 Comments

    As I believe I have mentioned before, I am a big fan of George R.R. Martin’s book series, A Song of Ice and Fire. In that same mention, I said that I also enjoyed the HBO adaptation of those books, Game of Thrones. The second season starts in April, and I am all a-jitter with...

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    I Am Not a Computer Guy: Technicalities

    2 February, 2012 • 0 Comments

    So far, the image of me presented here has been one of a hopeless Luddite, and I feel I should try to shake that off ever so slightly. I am actually kind of a fan of technology. I think gadgets are cool, like bow ties. Liking technology isn’t the same as knowing technology, a...

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