Category: technology

Emily Howell, cyborg composer?

Emily Howell is taking the world by storm. She is the “offspring” of David Cope, who is a musician, composer, and software engineer. Emily, like her creator, is a composer. Her works are good...

Big brothers

Here is today’s installment in the Festival of Infographics. This one’s by flickr user Michael Paukner. He explains it: “What’s up there? How many countries have stuck satellites up into space, how many of...

Zeitgeist 2009

Every year, Google publishes a fun report. Capturing the mood of our time through Internet searches, it’s called zeitgeist. This year’s report, showing our mood in 2009, has appeared. It’s pretty interesting reading. Here’s...

GoodGuide helps you buy good products

Want to buy the right products when you’re in the grocery store? There’s an app for that! I’m not talking about buying the loudest or strongest or any other superlative. Fast Company writes about...

Oops! Technical problems at 7WD

I owe a few of you an apology, dear readers. Over the past few days, I received several email notices of comments, only everything was blank. Given all the ways spammers try to wedge...