John Paczkowski

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The reason you do basic research is for survival. You (provide) the agility to change when change is critical. That’s true for society and humanity more broadly, like if something really bad happens–war, famine, Google–you can respond.”

Rich Rashid, a founding member of Microsoft Research, adds Google to the Seven Plagues of Revelation.


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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Another gadget you don’t really need. Will not work once you get it home. New model out in 4 weeks. Battery life is too short to be of any use.

— From the fact sheet for a fake product entitled Useless Plasticbox 1.2 (an actual empty plastic box) placed in L.A.-area Best Buy stores by an artist called Plastic Jesus