Category Archives: The New WWW

Cambodia says no thanks to 3G porn

According to an AP article posted in SiliconValley.com, “Prime Minister Hun Sen on Friday banned the latest generation of mobile phone services in Cambodia to curb the dissemination of pornography.” Of course 3G provides essentially broadband speeds to mobile devices … Continue reading

Posted in The New WWW | Leave a comment

Girlfriend 6.0 vs. Wife 1.0

While we’re looking at the overlap of technology and relationships, I bumped into this on a blog the other day. It seems there are lots of variations on the theme and unclear authorship, but the wit and analogies are cutting. … Continue reading

Posted in The New WWW | Leave a comment

Internet undermining marriage

According to the article Internet undermining marriage in theage.com.au, “new university research shows as many as 50 per cent of people dabbling in online romances are already in relationships and many are having multiple affairs.” A poignant remark: Spouses generally … Continue reading

Posted in The New WWW | Leave a comment

Video games & brain’s response

The New Scientist reported recently on a new study of links between playing viloent video games and subsequent agression. Quoting from the article, “A brain mechanism that may link violent computer games with aggression has been discovered by researchers in … Continue reading

Posted in The New WWW | 1 Comment

The New Age of the Music Video

The New York Times ran an article today (I Screen, You Screen…) stating how music videos have evolved from the exclusive domain of MTV to a more suitable delivery method on the Internet. This is essentially recapping how things like … Continue reading

Posted in The New WWW | Leave a comment