January 30, 2014

Reminder that I accurately predicted that the Motorola/Google Moto X phone would have a wooden back, eight months before it was introduced:

As you can see it’s back to basics for Motorola. The phone appears to be made out of wood, which is a bold move


January 28, 2014
  • “Alas, my cup runneth over”
  • “Verily, my lord, tears shan’t be stirred o’er spilt milk”
January 18, 2014
January 7, 2014
Issues in Journalism

Los Angeles Times:

On Sunday night, a Times reporter tweeted a photo from a Samsung reception that showed the company’s rain machine misspelling the word “experience” (the falling water instead spelled “experiece”).

The image was retweeted nearly 400 times by Monday afternoon, with people making cracks about the missing N. “LEAVE SAMSUG ALOE,” one person tweeted.

Is it ethical for a journalist to report on the number of retweets she’s gotten?