Find It on the Web

The best thing about the Web? Information. The worst thing? Chaos. If you sometimes feel that your search for truth online is a hopeless quest, here’s help. From the June 1999 issue of PC World magazine And it came to pass that the knights began their quest for the Grail.To traverse the length and breadth […]

Find It on the Web

Slower and slower

Link: Slower and slower Link broken? Try the Wayback Machine. Corporate attitude: Customers stand in line, and wait on the company — not the other way around. “Personal” service means “the machine has recorded your account number.” Interactivity means “press 6 for more options.” I’ve got better things to do on a sunny Sunday morning […]

Slower and slower

I-commerce on the cheap

FORWARD-THINKING COMPANY: Perhaps epitomizing the fear and confusion that the Internet engenders in the music industry, Taylor Guitars [1], a manufacturer of high-end acoustic guitars, last week told its dealers that as of May 1 the dealers would no longer be able to advertise or sell the company’s guitars on the Internet. In the high-tech […]

I-commerce on the cheap