One Thing That's Better To Receive Than To Give

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers and their unprotected Wi-Fi networks. But that doesn't mean for a second that I'm going to share mine with you. What a strange social contract we've formed! » 1/14/11 8:00am 1/14/11 8:00am

George Orwell Becomes a Blogger: Diaries Published "Real Time," 70…

To mark the 70th anniversary of the diaries of George Orwell they're being published online "live" as a blog, 70 years to the day he wrote them. The project started August 9th, and so far the entries are about strangely bland stuff: the weather and the antics of catching some snakes at his home. More what you'd expect… » 8/11/08 10:30am 8/11/08 10:30am