Dave’s Not Here Edition
Todays links of interest:
- Sex and the internet
Recent numbers indicate that porn sites are rapidly losing traffic to both search sites and social networks. After a decade of porn-overload it looks like internet users may finally be bored and ready to move on.
- Catholic Church buries limbo after centuries
Raises so many questions, so few answers.
- Rock is off the air in Cincinnati
Why at least one of us won’t be buying a DVD set that he was really looking forward to. Feh.
- Why is the music industry dishing out free downloads?
File Under: Continuing series in how the music industry continues to confound the general public about paying or not paying for music.
- Future Games
A look at alternate reality games and those who create them.
- Is the pen still mighty in the computer age?
As keyboards become the tools of choice for today’s students, one must consider the place of hand writing in the modern world. Never fear, dear Luddites!, they won’t have to pry your pencil out of your cold, dead hand. On a happier note, cursive seems to be going the way of calligraphy.
- MTV gets with a new program
MTV continues to strive toward regaining the youthful masses. The question becomes whether the youth of today are as aware of the MTV brand as the youth of yesterday. Yes, former youth, you know who you are! On a side note, anyone else completely irritated wit the giant-ass ads for the Nicholas Cage movie that the LAT site insists of making you view whether you want to or not?