Hooray for smartphones.
Cory Doctorow's broadside against the iPad, especially compared to to Xeni Jardin's infantile fawning, is probably the most cogent criticism you'll find right now. Worthwhile just for the William Gibson quote.
Anyway, here's Hitler's response to the iPad. It pretty much sums up everything you need to know if you're interested in a tablet PC.
This pretty much sums up my feelings about LinkedIn. I get about, oh I don't know, 100% more work-related communications through Facebook than LinkedIn.
If you are planning for Armageddon, have a lot of time on your hands, don't mind being bitten by gigantic spiders and have a desire to weave yourself the strongest clothes ever,.....then this is the story for you.
Good god. Look at this. trehugger.com has become a jumble of crap. It hurts my brain to try to sort out what it is I'm supposed to be looking at. Was it always this way? Seems like I remember it being a good-looking site.
All the Web 2.0 whitespace has been replaced by ads and social networking claptrap.