Category Archives: Reading

Read Chris Anderson’s FREE for free (plus the cost of the time you’re giving up to read it)

I met Chris Anderson back when I was working at Mahalo and he stopped by to tell us about the new book he was working on, FREE. Well, now, he and his publisher have made the book freely available for … Continue reading

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Codex Sinaiticus online

I, as many of you know, am a recovering academic. One of the things that I’ve always loved studying is the Bible, Biblical Literature, and Koine period Greek. I’ve even written my own translation of the Gospels. The oldest existing … Continue reading

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The reality of TechCrunch coverage: It won’t happen for 99% of companies

Claire Cain Miller wrote an article in the New York Times yesterday, discussing PR in Silicon Valley. Michael Arrington reads this article, and writes a rebuttal of sorts on TechCrunch with a nice title: The Reality of PR: Smile, Dial, … Continue reading

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Bibliotech: Mark Jeffrey speaks with Otis Chandler, Goodreads founder and CEO

My good friend Mark Jeffrey, the CTO of Mahalo and author of The Pocket and the Pendant, is hosting a new online video show about books and technology: Bibliotech. On the first episode, he speaks with Otis Chandler, the founder … Continue reading

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E-ink vs e-paper and the difference between a laptop and the Kindle

PC World has an article called Bye-bye Kindle, E-reader Screens Coming for Netbooks where they talk about the new Pixel Qi screen that is still in development, but which offers both a full-color LCD mode and an e-paper mode. The … Continue reading

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