Tag: New York Times
Digital Distractions not Novel, Remember Ahab?
Image via Wikipedia I feel like saying “what she said” to this short piece from the NYTimes Magazine by Virginia Heffernan. Her point is that there is nothing new about being so into one idea, game, book, or anything, that you igore everything else. Think Ahab’s unhealthy obsession with Moby Dick, or revisit Tom Sawyer…
Times Techie and Barbara Iverson Share a Vision of the Future of News
Nick Bilton, an editor in the New York Times research and development lab, was interviewed in Wired.com and he talked about things that seem so logical and reasonable, I loved it. Why not have an avatar send a copy of a personalized newspaper to my e-paper or even print it out in Starbucks? Jason Epstein,…