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Cyberventing: Does the internet bring out the worst in us?

A couple of years ago I spent a very pleasant few days over New Year’s Eve at a conference in Monterey, California. One of the other speakers was my old friend, Coleman Barks, who most of us know for his brilliant, touching and soul-stirring translations of Rumi. We got to chatting over lunch one day, […]

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Dear Mr Zuckerberg

Dear Mr Zuckerberg

Dear Mr Zuckerberg,  First, I really want to say that I like this Facebook thing you have put together.  I’ve been using it for a few years now, and I think you are onto something, and it might really catch on someday.  If you need any help with the programming part, my son has a […]

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I have met the future of the Internet

I have met the future of the Internet

  I have met the future of the Internet, and trust me, it’s very, very cool. The way that you recognize a particularly cool idea is that as soon as you hear it you wonder how you could ever have lived without it. Believe it or not fifteen years ago nobody had email. What? Yes, […]

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