PC-TV convergence is something that people have been gassing on about for years and years. Rather than have me repeat the arguments, why not nip over to this article on WebProNews about what Intel plans for us all via broadband and see if you’d be interested? Me? My tele is not a PC and my PC (Mac) is not a tele and that’s the way it’s going to stay.
The Guardian has its usual prize for bad sex in fiction up for grabs. Notable presence: that Giles Coren off The F-Word. Oh dear. That’s some mighty bad writing, Giles.
There are some really strange people with really strange attitudes out there. I’m not sure who’s stranger in this case: Maureen Dowd, the author of Are Men Necessary?, or the weird men who left comments on her Amazon.com reviews page. Actually, I’m pretty sure it’s the men, but either way, I think everyone needs to take a chill pill.
Interesting book reviewed on Salon today. Buddhist monk Thich Nhat Hanh has written about how to defeat terrorism through love. Think I might buy it, just to see what it’s like.