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Interest In Pinterest

For about 30 years, for research purposes and just for the joy of it, I have collected and saved thousands of printed photos, illustrations, news clippings, and design items. This analogue albatross is now stored in several filing cabinets, each weighing over 100 lbs. Canada switched to the metric system in 1973, yet I still […]

The Web Is Alive With The Sound Of Google

For the past four years, Facebook and Twitter have dominated my personal home entertainment time, when not reading a good book or comic, or watching a movie of course. This was time I used to allot to television, until broadcasters found new efficiencies with their production budgets by creating an endless sea of inexpensive, “reality-based” […]

Delicious Rumours

  Delicious doesn’t lie. While using the popular social bookmarking web service for amassing, storing, sharing and discovering web bookmarks, I noticed that I misspelled my Delicious bookmark tag for Martin Scorsese, accidentally omitting an “e.” While making the correction, I looked over at the upper-right column of my Delicious webpage to view my top […]

Share the Arts and Culture Experience

Torontonians are quite fortunate to be able to enjoy more community arts and culture events than any other city in Canada, with staples like Luminato, Nuit Blanche, The International Festival Of Authors, Word On The Street, and the Toronto Comic Arts Festival, plus newer innovation events such as TEDxToronto, and more film and theatre festivals […]

On Twitter

By now, everybody has heard of Twitter.com, and in the last three years (as of May 2010), social media has become part of our daily vernacular. Those who belittle Twitter generally don’t understand its power to inform. Twitter is a global democratic information network free-for-all, a never ending stream of curated content sent to you […]