In today's Remainders: progress. Sort of. Openmoko's WikiReader takes baby steps towards usability; a new sculpture series offers busts of the Darth Vader that could've been; an MSNBC slideshow sheds light on the photographic pursuits of ISS astronauts, and more.
Working, playing and socializing on the internet can give you tunnel vision. What about the technophobes? The luddites? The olds? What can you give someone like that? Here are the best gifts for people who just don't "get" the internet.
3 buttons, 3 million topics: Wikipedia in the palm of your hand. OpenMoko's $99 WikiReader arrives today, and could be useful for kids (or luddites), but it's an odd little gadget in a world of 3G smartphones.