Category Archives: Media

Com­ments on Pop­u­lar media

MMS: Multimedia Messaging Stumble

There’s many car­tels left in the world that artif­i­cal­ly inflate prices. Today we’re going to talk about SMS. It does­n’t take high­er math­e­mat­ics to real­ize that SMS as data trans­fer is hun­dreds of time more expen­sive (at 5 … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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British TV: Quality Over Quantity?

If I think seri­ous­ly about what I’m watch­ing these days, much of it is pro­duced in Britain. It got me to think­ing about why such a small coun­try pro­duces so much good TV.  It’s not just Doc­tor Who and … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Walternate is not Evil

For those of you unfa­mil­iar with the show Fringe, this post will make lit­tle sense. Fringe real­ly isn’t a show that lends itself to expla­na­tion.  In fact, in part, we’re pick­ing apart the rather sim­plis­tic expla­na­tion of some of the … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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Voldemort is not Creepy

This post start­ed as a din­ner table con­ver­sa­tion.  I don’t find Volde­mort creepy.  He’s ugly, evil, mani­a­cal, and nasty, but just not creepy.  My wife argued that he’s creepy because he has no nose.  This point actu­al­ly stemmed from my … Con­tin­ue read­ing

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