Remainders - The Things We Didn't Post: One Small Step Edition

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. » 2/09/10 6:20pm 2/09/10 6:20pm

Gifts For People Who've Never Heard of the Internet

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. » 12/16/09 7:20pm 12/16/09 7:20pm

WikiReader Puts Wikipedia in Your Pocket, Forgets We're in 2009


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. » 10/13/09 8:30am 10/13/09 8:30am