This Week in Tech
The Instagram $1 billion… “The Name of the Wind” by Patrick Rothfuss… discussion of eBooks… breast recognition tech… and more more more… A fun show on This Week in Tech!
The others you see are Leo Laporte, John C Dvorak, Jolie O’Dell, and Fr. Robert Ballecer, SJ.
A Personal Sub?
This has been a little dream of mine… I’d love to have my own submarine… But I want it to be kind of big, roomy, and fancy. With internet. I don’t know how you get internet on a sub, but I guess you cloud float up a little satellite buoy or something. The whole idea sounds very impractical, but also kinda awesome.
Daily Photo – The Russian Sub
There is a longer story around this photo that I caught on video… I’ll wait for that to be released!
But, as you can see, I clearly got onto a Russian sub in the middle of the night. It was docked right next to the Queen Mary in Long Beach. As I was walking across its iron surface and hearing the empty echoes below, I could not imagine the sub making it all the way from Russia to this harbor. That was a long, dark, cramped ride…