Daily Archives: April 12, 2012
Dear Consumers Who Apparently Think the Current Drama Surrounding eBooks is Like a Football Game
Posted on April 12, 2012 91 Comments
Please stop, seriously. You’re driving me a little bit nuts. Amazon is not on your side. Neither is Apple, or Barnes & Noble, or Google, or Penguin or Macmillan. These are all corporations, not sports teams, and with the exception of Macmillan, they are publicly owned. They have a fiduciary duty to their shareholders to maximize value. You […]
Daisy in the Yard
Posted on April 12, 2012 25 Comments
She certainly can be photogenic, when she makes an effort. This particular picture captured by the cell phone, incidentally. The camera on it isn’t bad in a pinch.
Look! A Spontaneous Podcast!
Posted on April 12, 2012 6 Comments
In which I answer questions from Twitter! About God Engines, Fuzzy Nation, Redshirts and whether or not I will wear a dress to Worldcon. About 17 minutes.
Reminder: I’m Guest of Honor at Penguicon in Two Weeks
Posted on April 12, 2012 8 Comments
If you’re within three states of Dearborn, Michigan and wondering what you’re going to do with yourself on the weekend of April 27 -29, I have an idea: Why not hang out with me at Penguicon 2012, America’s foremost science fiction and open-source computing convention? I’m the author guest of honor (click here to see […]
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