Posts Tagged ‘social media’

Why do some people who do not use social media have to have such hate for those who do?

Okay, imagine this conversation took place 15 years ago and I had just told you I had invented a new form of communication that would transform the way you communicate with your fellow humans. What’s that? you say. Me: Okay instead of talking to someone on the phone, I’ve invented a new format where you […]

The tech world has been buzzing this week over the lead of a recent New York Times story about a sexual discrimination lawsuit filed by a woman against a venture capitalist firm that specializes in the closed world of the Silicon Valley. Here’s the lead: “MEN invented the Internet. And not just any men. Men […]

Sometimes I feel like every living being in my world knows that my memoir — “Leaving Story Avenue; my journey from the projects to the front page” — has been published but then, as happened Saturday night, I run into someone I know pretty well who knows bupkis about the book. And that pains me […]

There’s been a lot of buzz this week about tablets like the iPad, the Kindle Fire etc. and how they actually distract from reading and how, over the next few years, they will overtake PCs in terms of sales. When the iPad initially came out, I was a non-believer. I thought why do I need […]