Emperor Zuiker’s New Posterior 2.0

Have you heard about Anthony Zuiker? Does the name at least ring a bell? Try again… that’s right, CSI! Zuiker is the Creator/Executive Producer of CBS’s megahit crime series “CSI: Crime Scene Investigation” and its two hysterically successful spin-offs – CSI: Miami and CSI: New York. According to stories making the rounds on the Media circuit,… Continue reading Emperor Zuiker’s New Posterior 2.0

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Richard Wright’s Great Gig in the Sky

Some days life takes over big picture discussions like the ones you normally find ToingToinged here. It’s pen (or keyboard) down time today, as we head to the digital local for a virtual wake to one of the greatest. Keyboardist Richard Wright, Pink Floyd founder member and significant contributing composer has died.

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An invreasingly digitally undivided universe

Of course, I did not expect my piece on the end of the Digital Divide as we know it to go unchallenged. Arthur Goldstuck popped in for an e-visit: “The mobile subscriber data is misleading, as it refers to mobile accounts or connections, not users,” he wrote.

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What digital divide?!

Catchphrases help us hold our intellectual head up high, socially. We can use buzzwords and Catchphrases as a mark of our understanding, our expertise, insight, intuition and general intellectual prowess. Some catchphrases were not really uttered but simply invented – – and then carried through the ages, delivered diligently from eager sender to ecstatic receiver.… Continue reading What digital divide?!

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The Evolution of Cooperation

My friend Tony is one of those amazing sources of things that make my brain go We were chatting about Crowdsourcing – an übersession (which is like an obsession on steroids) of mine, ToingToing’ed here and here.  Tony read a few great books on the subject (notably James Surowiecki’s The Wisdom of Crowds: Why the many are… Continue reading The Evolution of Cooperation

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