“Amazon Kindle is back in stock!”

An e-mail missive landed in my inbox and, spam though it were, it caught my interest, since, trumpeting “Amazon Kindle is back in stock!”, meant that this was either a ‘spin’ by Amazon.com skipper Jeff Bezos and his marketing team or, a landslide trend a-la iPod/iPhone. So I checked the wireless and found the story… Continue reading “Amazon Kindle is back in stock!”

A cigar for monsieur Jules Verne

In the¬†latest edition of TL Infobits, Carolyn Kotlas mentions a Special Report on MIT’s Technology Review, listing 10 Emerging Technologies for 2016. Unlike similar year-start hacking pieces one sees around, the MTR drives a message filled with chutzpah and visionary √©lan — “Technology Review presents our list of the 10 technologies that we think are… Continue reading A cigar for monsieur Jules Verne