We’re Here to Bury Comments, Not to Praise Them

In the beginning was Marshall McLuhan, who would have celebrated his 98th birthday these days, but more about him later.  When I launched this blog almost two years ago, I decided not to accept comments: I observed how other blogs got inundated with horrific verbiage, often unrelated to the piece the comment was supposed to… Continue reading We’re Here to Bury Comments, Not to Praise Them

Everything you always wanted to know about Google…

You know the type: the office maven, life-of-the-team expert, the wizard with news about the latest happenings – both admired and envied, an irreplaceable source of information.  Michael Arrington and Erick Schonfeld co-drive the editorial function at TechCrunch, self described as a blog that is “obsessively profiling and reviewing new Internet products and companies” new… Continue reading Everything you always wanted to know about Google…