Category Archives: Computers

Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other

Is author Sherry Turkle alone? Has she experienced a massive increase in loneliness since the development of smart phones or is she just so smart and mature, she can handle technology, while the plebs are not to be trusted with … Continue reading

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Book Club: Hackers: Heroes of the Computer Revolution by Steven Levy

From Amazon.com: This 25th anniversary edition of Steven Levy’s classic book traces the exploits of the computer revolution’s original hackers — those brilliant and eccentric nerds from the late 1950s through the early ’80s who took risks, bent the rules, … Continue reading

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Did The PC Cause PC?

Comments at Steve Sailer: * When you have non-PC stats to report, you describe them in extremely dry language and do not draw any conclusions, letting the reader to so if he wants. Pew Hispanic Trust, for instance, reports a … Continue reading

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NBC Says You Can Watch All Events Live Through Its Sports App

But the app does not work on PCs. I don’t want to watch on a tablet or iPhone. I want to watch on my big screen computer monitor. I guess I need to get Chromecast. By the way, because of … Continue reading

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Maybe God Has A Better Plan

I bought a PC (HP Envy 700) two years ago and upgraded to Windows 10 and it gave me such trouble — repeated blue screens of death even when I spent about $200 on a premiere tech repair facility nearby … Continue reading

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