A false sense of energy accomplishment

I have been struck recently by the focus on how to save energy, especially electricity. Our radios and televisions carry messages about how much electricity is wasted by leaving our cell phone chargers plugged in when not in use. My local electric supplier has been stressing how we should unplug appliances, such as toaster ovens […]

3-D TV: cool or another way to fleece us?

I had the opportunity to view 3D television in the Panasonic demo truck at Government Video Expo today. It was a very interesting experience. Panasonic certainly has developed a technology that pushes the limit of video technology (link). Their advancement is not as much in the concept of stereoscopic viewing as it is in improving […]