Cupid’s Dart

Disclaimer: I’ve been a huge fan of David Nobbs’ work since his British television series (based on his novels) The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin. Unfortunately, none of Nobbs’ work seems to be available from US publishers. Not to worry. In the day of used book markets on amazon.com (not to mention being able […]

Delete: The Virtue of Forgetting in the Digital Age

A somewhat academic study by Viktor Mayer-Schonberger, whose titles include director of the Information and Innovation Policy Research Centre at a major Singapore university, this book is a page-turner that leads the reader to contemplate the nature of remembering and forgetting now that we have computer technology, digital lives, online repositories, and external hard-drives for […]