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Ranting against American consumer culture

There's 20.2 square feet of retail space for every man, woman and child in the good ol' USA. Is that too much

By Jun. 26, 2007


"Rails is a Ghetto" -- a ranting exit from the Ruby and Rails Community

A developer's scorn of Web 2.0 makes for fun reading

By Jan. 1, 2008


Hosting service deletes all MegaUpload users' data

The file-sharing service's founder Kim Dotcom takes to Twitter to bash web-hosting company LeaseWeb for deleting millions of users' files.

By Jun. 19, 2013


Toddlers need treatment for iPad addiction?

It seems that some very young humans play with iPads nearly half of their waking day. This is leading to withdrawal tantrums of an extreme kind.

By Apr. 22, 2013


PlayStation 4 stealth killer app: Live game broadcasting

Forget the high-end graphics and motion controls; easy gameplay streaming is the most revolutionary thing about the PS4.

By Nov. 20, 2013


Sarah Silverman's new political project, 'Let My People Vote'

Comic actress Sarah Silverman, whose "The Great Schlep" was a viral video in the 2008 campaign, is back with an expletive-filled project about voter ID laws.

By Sep. 21, 2012


Facebook boy-with-gun pic: Governor wants investigation

The governor of New Jersey has asked the state's attorney general to look into what happened when child-protection services and police arrived at the house of a man who posted a Facebook picture of his 11-year-old son with a rifle.

By Mar. 27, 2013


Tim Berners-Lee: 25 years on, the Web still needs work (Q&A)

The World Wide Web is a smashing technological success. But the man who invented it wants it to break down more cultural barriers, thwart government snooping, and let the Web run applications not just house documents.

By Mar. 11, 2014


Apple was within rights to sack employee over Facebook rant

Apple was within its rights to fire a British employee who ranted about the company on Facebook, a tribunal has ruled.

By Nov. 30, 2011


George Clooney to play Steve Jobs? No way

Rumor suggests the suave and sophisticated actor is up to play Steve Jobs in a new movie. Could Clooney possibly pull off the meanness?

By Nov. 18, 2011