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Trust: a Relationship of Reliance

A very good friend of mine called the other day looking for some advice. (I warned him that advice is usually worth exactly what you pay for it, but he still asked.) First, let me preface his story by saying I’ve known my friend (I’ll call him John, not...

$20 for $4000 worth of stuff!

OK, I’ve got to admit that I don’t understand the rationality behind some online book promotions these days. Here’s the thing. Authors have figured out how to manipulate Amazon’s rankings and get their new books pushed to the top of the list...

Gizmodo — you are whining jerks

You may not have heard about the Gizmodo prank pulled at last week’s Consumer Electronics Show, so I’ll share it with you. Make magazine sent some TV-B-Gone clickers to take to CES last week. These little gadgets enable the user to point at a TV, click,...