Author Archive for Bob

Absorbed by the Borg

Facebook

We Are All Data Already we feel compelled to post so much of what we do on Facebook in order to validate our activities or to prove how active we are or what scrumptious meals we make. We share our photos, our…

Don’t Believe the FCC

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In spite of their recent blog post defending their new non-net neutrality policy, the FCC really is changing course. But don’t believe me. Here, read this post from Stanford’s Center for Internet and Society and decide for yourself. The question…

Net Non-Neutrality

Update: If you’d like to comment on the new FCC proposed policy, the comment period is open. I Loves Me Some Netflix. But Come ON! When Netflix signed a deal with Comcast to pay them extra for faster, more consistent…

Rifting on Oculus Rift

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If you haven’t heard of the Oculus Rift, it’s a newly developed 3D virtual reality device that sits on your face like a large pair of goggles. It’s said to be immersive and quite amazing even at this early stage.…