Category Archives: iPad

Bilton’s Rule

Since my post last November about the F.A.A. Lifting the ban on smart devices during take-off or landing, the issue to cell phone use has come up again and again. Yesterday, at KQED’s Forum, Dave Iverson interviewed Nick Bilton, Tech … Continue reading

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Social Media and Digital Devices

I was intrigued by today’s Daily Prompt: The Social Network.  In particular, we are asked: Do you feel like you “get” social media, or do you just use it because that’s where all your friends and family are? I must … Continue reading

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On Addictions

I was having friendly banter with djmatticus on his January 5, 2013 post about his harrowing ordeal with the now infamous NyQuil and the resultant monster-chasing nightmares. I concluded he’s no junkie but he countered that this may not necessarily … Continue reading

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