Is your smartphone the rotary phone of the future?

by Phil Elmore -- The YouTube account Fine Brothers Productions offers a feature called "Kids React to Technology." The results are predictable, and predictably cute. But before you are tempted to dismiss more…

Bitcoin breakdown

by Phil Elmore -- It never existed, and now it might have vanished. This week, the world's largest bitcoin exchange, "Mt. Gox," suddenly stopped working. Based in Tokyo, the transfer service closed more…

Redefining innocent behavior as racism

by Phil Elmore -- You're a racist. Oh, you don't think you're a racist. You don't subscribe to identity politics. You know that the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a more…

The left's technological bludgeon

by Phil Elmore -- Much has been made of the supposed technology savvy of our Imperious Leader, Barack Hussein Obama, the man who famously refused to give up his beloved BlackBerry – more…

The rubber-science called climate change

by Phil Elmore -- "Climate change." It's a term of convenience, a term that means nothing in and of itself. Our climate changes, our weather is cyclical, and even the best attempts more…

I was a third-world warlord

by Phil Elmore -- A war has been raging since October. Recently, it saw its greatest battle – a conflict that broke records for size, scope and amount of damage. On Monday, more…

Is your fridge sending malicious emails?

by Phil Elmore -- Progress is a funny thing. The obsession with being connected to the Internet at all times, in all places, from all devices, can, does and will have unintended more…

How celebs hang themselves via Twitter

by Phil Elmore -- It is said that you should not meet your heroes. This is because those people we venerate, those people we idolize, are simply people, who may disappoint us more…

Libthink: Technology is magic

by Phil Elmore -- The utter debacle that is Obamacare, the government takeover of private health care in the United States, continues to produce unintended consequences. The most recent of these is more…