Fleet Week: Blue Without AngelsTypically, San Francisco’s first weekend in October belongs to Fleet Week and the Blue Angels. The air show is a feast for the eyes, nerve-wracking at times,
The Bezos Media LabWhile the media world – jaws agape – has been trying to understand why Jeff Bezos would buy the Washington Post, much of the focus has been
Zeros and OnesHow’s this for irony? The machine we invented to help us better manage the complexities of human life has somehow turned things around and is remaking our
Old Media in a New WorldIt didn’t have to be like this – we knew what was coming: the music industry showed the way. Still, when readers turned their attention from paper
Dr. Dre, Meet DJ. EricAs iPods and smartphones put music in every pocket, somewhere along the way headphones became a fashion statement. When I reviewed the original Beats by Dr. Dre
Why Radio Is Losing MeTwo of my favorite radio stations recently shut down, more or less out of the blue: NME Radio and Q Radio in London, both spin-offs of popular
Life is Tweet!At least when you’re a bird… This one is tweeting its heart out at San Francisco’s Fisherman’s Wharf.
Rob Holsen, Coin WasherHere’s a perfectly legal kind of money laundering. Back in the 1930s, when high-society women were typically wearing white gloves, the director of San Francisco’s St. Francis