The price-density of gadgets

Wolfram defines density as “the ratio of the amount of matter (mass) to volume.”  If you ask me, that’s straight to the point — but perhaps a little boring. You may have heard of this Archimedes fellow.  That’s him to the right (that’s not Santa Claus). He drew a bath, got in the water, and … Continue reading The price-density of gadgets

iPhones and iPods

Dear Internet: Stop whining about the iPhone price drop. Yes, it dropped by $200 today, only 67 days after its initial release. Yes, that is $3/day. Yes, that is a rather quick price drop for any piece of popular new technology (the crappy technology that nobody wants is an entirely different matter…) But it’s no … Continue reading iPhones and iPods