Last week I wrote an article describing what events were taking place at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, and more specific…

This article is being written exactly one hour before its deadline to my editor. I started working on it Sunday afternoon and again late that night but to no avail. Procrastination would be put in the lineup as one of the usual suspects, but in this case I'm not quite certain. It's fascinating how quickly one can become distracted while working online. Multitasking has become the death of us. A professor of mine once said, "Sure, you kids can multitask, but most of you suck at it," while…

It's 2002, and Yahoo Inc. is at the top of its game — millions of searches processed each day, its email client as popular as ever and Hotmail being its only real competition. It was the only real alternative to setting your homepage to something that wasn't AOL.com and it had everything you needed, including Yahoo GeoCities, which, let's be honest, was we all had.

"Listen, strange women lyin' in ponds distributin' swords is no basis for a system of government. Supreme executive power derives from a mandate from the masses, not from some farcical aquatic ceremony." A quote from one of the greatest comedies of all time, "Monty Python and the Holy Grail." But it makes a point, a point that a certain "nationwide" effort seems to have forgotten, and more specifically our generation has chosen to sit out of.