Inspired by Matt’s post about his new Amazon Kindle, I felt the need to talk about this device.
I was shocked to find the following statistic on my website analytics:
The fax machine I purchased a few weeks ago has proven very valuable. Since its acquisition, I have sent faxes for:
- State of Texas
- Invoice for reception decorator
- Confirmation to a Hotel
This doesn’t even count the joke faxes I’ve sent my mother on this machine.
One more fax, and this machine will have paid for itself!!!
After the miserable failure of the epic “Seinfeld/Gates” ads and their “I’m a PC” ads, Microsoft has finally gotten this one right!
They’ve resorted to using children. Check it out:
Dear WhiteEyebrows Readers,
Today’s post is to extol and expound my love for something that I use every day.
Earlier this year, I wrote about voyeurism and losing our souls to the internet. The premise of the post was that the representations that we make of ourselves online can eventually replace other people’s actual/real perceptions of us – and that it can destroy your soul, basically.
I’d like to continue this conversation by pointing out that the internet has been going through a dramatic change. In the technology industry we call it “Web 2.0”, but no one really knows what that actually means… so let me try to explain what this is and what I see it doing to our society.
One of the things my mom tried to teach me when I was young was:
If you make a mess, clean it up!
If you don’t clean it up, someone else who cares will have to.
Frequenters of the WhiteEyebrows Blog may have noticed that, a few weeks ago, some nifty Google Ads started to creep up on my site. This was not a result of Google’s merciless monopolization and commoditization of each and every corner of the inter-web, as you might be thinking…. This is an example of my own merciless commoditization of every corner of my life…
How else am I going to retire by the time I’m 40? It actually all goes back to the Snow Cone Stand, really… but that’s another blog. I hope YFC will one day write a guest blog about it… Continue reading Google AdWords Sucks!