Thought for the month

“In a celebrity-obsessed culture, tragedy is a tonic for a sagging career, death the ultimate marketing tool.” Chicago Tribune October 12 1995 (written by the Tribune Rock Critic).

Friday, 3 February 2017

Because we need it?

Shoshana Zuboff once said that ‘technology makes the world a new place’. CES2017 showcased the consumer electronic industry’s products aimed at that new place. Highlights included 2.57 mm thin room sized OLED TVs; smart and Alexa compatible home appliances and holographic head-up displays for cars. Some of the exhibits that might not make it into your household include vacuum shoes and a padded mouthpiece but are you really early adopters?

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