Another little legacy from Steve the Great

Since acquiring an e-reader last year, one of the great mysteries of life has been why e-books cost so stinking much money, since there’s no ink, no paper and no physical logistics to consider. I had my suspicions, of course, and now the Department of Justice has confirmed them: Apple and most of the big publishers have conspired and colluded to keep prices high. The lawsuit filed […]

‘Titanic’ will go on. And on.

In the new 3D version of Titanic, Kate Winslet checks Facebook on her MacBook Air.

Since everybody else is revisiting Titanic, I guess I will too. Today on Jacksonville public radio they had on the author of 101 Things You Thought You Knew About the Titanic…But Didn’t. It was interesting enough, although at this point the things I don’t know about the Titanic fall generally into the category of things I don’t care to know. But listeners were lighting up the phone […]