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A social network Anonymous would love

Don’t look now, but there’s a new social network coming. No, it’s not Google Circles, no matter what the Read Write Web blog says. And it’s coming from the people you’d least expect. 4chan. Yes, that’s right — the purveyors of the most insidious (and some of the most grotesque) memes on the InterWebs – […]

Ed Foster – RIP (1949 – 2008)

Ed Foster’s passing is a loss for all of us, inside tech journalist and out. He was one of the rare ones.

Voting accidents and other avoidable tragedies

(This post originally appeared on Infoworld’s Notes From the Field blog.) by Robert X. Cringely When I was in school I learned that the difference between comedy and tragedy is that one of them ends in death and the other in marriage. (But I could never remember which is which, which may be why I […]