Concert Hall Slated For the Czech Republic Looks Like an Alien Organism

Did you look twice and think I wrote "Alien Orgasm?" Sorry to disappoint but the Antonín Dvořák Concert and Congress Center slated to go up in the Czech Republic reminds me of some sort of microscopic life form. The unique design will feature two concert halls—a philharmonic hall and a chamber music hall that will seat… » 9/22/08 7:10pm 9/22/08 7:10pm

Predictable Yet Still Entertaining: John Dvorak Calls Out NYT and WSJ…

Yes he does. Every Apple launch, at least one tech journalist goes meta and calls out other journalists for being Apple shills. Meanwhile, PC Mag gives the iPhone a 4/5 rating with Editor's Choice, John likes Macs, and there's an icon on his column for "More iPhone coverage". Oh people, don't you know he's just getting… » 7/18/08 2:04pm 7/18/08 2:04pm

Question of the Day: What Type of Keyboard Is the Best to Use?

After reading some of your comments in my review of the Das Keyboard Professional, it got me thinking about the countless keyboard variations out there and the differences between the QWERTY and Dvorak layouts. So the question today is simple-what type of keyboard is the best to use? » 6/17/08 5:00pm 6/17/08 5:00pm

Dvorak Warns of Impending Web 2.0 Bubble, Pees His Pants

If there's one thing John C. Dvorak knows, it's how hard it is to come up with a strong opinion on a unique subject for a column every week. Hey, it's OK, Dvorak! You can't win 'em all! This week, he shrilly warns us of the impending "Web 2.0" bubble. His reasoning? There have been bubbles in the past. Don't you… » 8/02/07 3:30pm 8/02/07 3:30pm

Rumor: iPhone Battery Craps Out After 40 Minutes

John C. Dvorak clearly has it in for the iPhone. Aside from suggesting Apple should pull the plug on the holy gadget, he's also "leaking" info from a Cingular rep who claims he's testing the iPhone and complains that its battery dies after 40 minutes. » 4/05/07 9:55am 4/05/07 9:55am