Revised Thoughts on the 3DS

By the time this post is live, the Nintendo 3DS will be available for purchase in the United States. I thought this would be a good chance for me to revisit my thoughts on this device to see if anything has changed. For the most part, I feel as strongly opposed to the direction that … Continue reading Revised Thoughts on the 3DS


A Lament for a Fallen Friend (Or Something)

It’s starting to look more and more like I abandoned Zune at just the right time. More and more rumors are starting to come out that Microsoft has all but given up on the Zune platform. Most recently, Bloomberg reported that Microsoft was ceasing development on new versions of the Zune hardware. This wasn’t exactly … Continue reading A Lament for a Fallen Friend (Or Something)

John Boehner Is an Ignorant Old Man

Boehner gave a speech on February 27 outlining his position on net neutrality. Essentially, he stated that net neutrality is tantamount to a "government takeover" of the internet, and declared that he was "protecting our most basic freedoms" by opposing net neutrality. I have to wonder, whose freedoms is he talking about? The freedom of consumers to use the internet in any (legal) way they see fit? Or the freedom of ISPs to restrict what their customers can and can't do on the internet?