Archive for September 12th, 2013

September 12th, 2013 - 5:14 pm § in America

Applesauce: New phones????

Aple’s stock price fell 5%with the announcement that there was nothing much new to the newest iPhone.  CNET ocmes to the rescue of disappointed fan boys: How to make your iPhone 5 more like an iPhone 5S Even those of us disappointed with the iPhone 5S can’t help but feel those familiar [...]

September 12th, 2013 - 2:43 pm § in Misc.

President Romney:US Falls to 17 in World Happiness

Mr. Romney responded to the recent UN report ranking the US as number 17 in happiness. “The UN is a very unhappy place.  I am happy and everybody I know is happy too.[...]

September 12th, 2013 - 11:40 am § in America

Obituary: death of an avatar

A wonderful obituary by Cory Doctorow for an avatar of our code based age: To the extent possible under law, Cory Doctorow has waived all copyright and related or neighboring rights to “RIP, Aaron Swartz.” From boing boing Aaron accomplished some incredible things in his life. He was one[...]