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The Trouble With Tech

Can’t remember when or why I wrote this little piece. Might have been the start of a column. Found it on an old...

The Trouble With Tech
posted on: Jul 3, 2012 | author: Chris

10 TwitterTips

Ten Tips for making it happen as a Social Media startup, acted out by Biz Stone and Twitter. There are some very...

10 TwitterTips
posted on: Apr 24, 2010 | author: Chris

Tech slapdown

I do love programmers from the old school, like Jason, our head of tech at the Mail & Guardian. Here’s his...

Tech slapdown
posted on: Jan 28, 2010 | author: Chris

Empire Tweets Back

I recently had the not-uncomplicated pleasure of dining with the US Ambassador to South Africa, Donald Gips, and a...

Empire Tweets Back
posted on: Jan 18, 2010 | author: Chris

Tech. Yawn.

My favourite quotation on technology comes from John Brunner’s Stand on Zanzibar, a scifi book published in...

Tech. Yawn.
posted on: Jan 5, 2010 | author: Chris

iPhone, youPhone

Does it take more energy to live life today than, say, twenty years ago when dinosaurs (the tv program) roamed free,...

iPhone, youPhone
posted on: Dec 18, 2009 | author: Chris