Monthly Archives: November 2008

17th Nov, 2008

"Electric car loses its juice"

By | November 17th, 2008|Tech|184 Comments

My latest Newsweek column, about Tesla Motors, is here.

10th Nov, 2008

iJustine signs on as spokesmodel

By | November 10th, 2008|Tech|30 Comments

 

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I’m not making this up. iJustine, aka Justine Ezarik, the crazy Mac fangirl blogger vlogger Steve Jobs stalker, has been signed up as a spokesmodel for Mozy, a company that sells an online backup service. I just saw the commercials that are already airing in Boise and Austin, and soon will go nationwide. I’ll put them up as soon as possible. They’re fantastic. I’ve heard Justine has also signed on […]

10th Nov, 2008

A government bail-out for Facebook?

By | November 10th, 2008|Tech|14 Comments

That’s what some guy on CNET advocates. I think he’s kidding. Let me make a small prediction. There will be a lot of bailing out taking place at Facebook but it will be the old-fashioned kind — kids bailing out when they realize there’s no pot of gold at the end of the rainbow, and bigshot Google defectors bailing, preferably early and with good excuses, so they don’t end up with flop stink all over them. Por ejemplo: If, as […]

10th Nov, 2008

One Velociraptor Per Child

By | November 10th, 2008|Tech|9 Comments

Won’t you please help the children? For ways to get involved, see here.