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Privacy . Simplicity . Peace of Mind . The promoters of the Next New Wave in techonology-innovation -- aren't promising you those benefits. Here's another non-benefit they're trying to downplay:
by jamess
Comment Count 61 comments on Sat Jan 10, 2015 at 11:13 AM PST with 22 Recommends
Up early this morning. For the umpteenth time. I am not the soundest sleeper. My brain does not permit such things, nor does the world around me. At home it is sound. Passing cars, often with huge-...
by Crashing Vor
Comment Count 33 comments on Mon Oct 31, 2011 at 02:28 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
Imagine this was your home town, because sooner or later, events like these are likely in your neighborhood too: Demand for electricity skyrocketed as air-conditioners ...
by jamess
Comment Count 70 comments on Sat Jun 11, 2011 at 11:21 AM PDT with 89 Recommends
The idea of American's modern work place causing us to disappear into made up worlds that I introduced in [http://www.dailykos.com/story/2011/03/26/960099/-The-Class-War-Thats-Not-and-an-Honest-Mans-...
by disrael
Comment Count 17 comments on Mon Apr 04, 2011 at 10:05 PM PDT with 28 Recommends
As deeply annoying as is the wall to wall nonstop 24/7 coverage of Michael Palin and Sarah Jackson or whatever it is they're called, eventually attention will shift to trivialities of equal lack of ...
by jcnossiter
Comment Count 9 comments on Thu Jul 09, 2009 at 12:17 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
I decided to do this diary while contemplating my day this morning. I first made coffee and checked e-mail, Twitter, Kos and Yahoo. I am a physician working 40-50 hours a week. I dropped ...
by menodoc
Comment Count 7 comments on Sun Mar 29, 2009 at 10:43 AM PDT with 6 Recommends
Broken Tombstones By David Glenn Cox What kind of people are we? I travel past an old cemetery during the day in Roswell Georgia. It dates from around 1800 and I had always said to ...
by Daveparts
Comment Count 2 comments on Thu Nov 22, 2007 at 01:25 PM PST with 5 Recommends
Theres this little known and loved company called the RIAA (collection of Lawyers for the big four record companies) and they tend to sue people who share or download music off the internet, ...
by Ferrofluid
Comment Count 1 comments on Fri Nov 02, 2007 at 12:26 PM PDT with 1 Recommend