From the monthly archives:

January 2010

Is the newly launched Apple tablet, the iPad, beautiful? Yes. Drool-worthy, in fact. Will Apple sell a lot of them? If the iPod and the iPhone are anything to go by, then yes — and at $499 for the basic version, they are priced to move. But does the iPad contain anything that could be…

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Have you ever applied for a job and wondered why you didn't get it, even though you were qualified? According to a new survey, there's a good chance that the person doing the hiring found something about you online that they didn't like. The survey done by Microsoft found that 70 percent of HR professionals…

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There's been a lot of debate lately about the value of joining a Facebook group as a form of protest, and whether that just constitutes digital "slacktivism," particularly in the context of the Facebook group opposing the proroguing of Parliament (if you don't have any idea what that is or why you might care, there's…

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I have to confess that I've been sitting here for a long time, looking at a blank screen, trying to figure out what to say in this post. Getting to the point is easy: as some readers probably already know, I've decided to leave the Globe and Mail to become a senior writer with the…

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