Archive for December, 2007

Lasting one day longer than the boss

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

There’s a saying the in the trade union movement that if workers can last one day longer than the employer during a strike, they will have won.


Ebooks Revisited

Sunday, December 2nd, 2007

kindle.jpgNearly four years ago, after weeks of experimenting reading electronic books on my Palm handheld computer, I wrote a short essay here called “Hooked on Ebooks“. I thought that the electronic book as displayed on a small handheld device was an idea whose time had come. I was wrong. Or rather, I was ahead of my time.