Spam

This week’s issue of The New Yorker includes this article, entitled “Damn Spam.” Written by Michael Spector, the article explores the federal government’s attempt to rid — or at least curb — that most-annoying affliction suffered by e-mailers across the globe: spam. Mr. Spector notes some interesting facts: Spam’s growth has been metastatic, both in [...]

The F Bomb

If you’re the sensitive-type, put on your blinders … “Take a guess what they sell at http://www.fuckingmachines.com/. Or just go to the site,” begins this article by Jeffrey C. Billman of the Orlando Weekly. The article features an Orlando attorney, Marc Randazza (who also happens to be a good friend) and his client’s plight to [...]

For all you do … this Bud’s for view

“Anheuser-Busch said it would launch a broadband video site, Bud.TV, the latest advertiser to try its hand at branded entertainment online,” reports AdWeek here. It’s no revelation that TV is brought to you by sex, drugs and rock-n-roll. What’ll be interesting is how, if at all, the government attempts to regulate the Net. A funny [...]