Beware the Sweet-talking Cyborg
December 17, 2012

Robots are vying for our love. And don't say Belgian filmmaker Frank Theys' documentary Technocalyps and Scott Hutchins' novel A Working Theory of Love didn't warn you. You know that flutter of anticipation you feel every time you grope for your portable device? Yeah, well — let's just hope you haven't already uploaded your heart.

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Disusage: Black Friday
November 21, 2012

Disusage presents the contradictions and foibles of usage manuals, style guides, and the quirky folks who love them. This week: Black Friday is not named for retail’s big profits.

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