John Paczkowski

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My version of events is not hogwash. Why would I throw away the $6 million they were supposed to give us yesterday? Why would I do all of these things unless I was stark raving mad?”

Nicholas Negroponte, founder and chairman of One Laptop Per Child, offers up another potential explanation for the dissolution of the nonprofit’s partnership with Intel.


Twitter’s Tanking

December 30, 2013 at 6:49 am PT

2013 Was a Good Year for Chromebooks

December 29, 2013 at 2:12 pm PT

BlackBerry Pulls Latest Twitter for BB10 Update

December 29, 2013 at 5:58 am PT

Apple CEO Tim Cook Made $4.25 Million This Year

December 28, 2013 at 12:05 pm PT

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Just as the atom bomb was the weapon that was supposed to render war obsolete, the Internet seems like capitalism’s ultimate feat of self-destructive genius, an economic doomsday device rendering it impossible for anyone to ever make a profit off anything again. It’s especially hopeless for those whose work is easily digitized and accessed free of charge.

— Author Tim Kreider on not getting paid for one’s work