A Vernacular Web

A Vernacular Web – a different world
“In todays web blogs compensate for over precise search engines by delivering a constant stream of surprise links. It’s an interesting evolutionary paradox when you remember that old-school link collections were created to compensate, through human intervention, for the rough search engine results.”

But I want a giant robot

Ever heard of Steel Battallion for Xbox? No? Probably has something to do with the $199 price-tag. Tavis found a copy of it for cheap at Toys R’ Us. The game has such a high cost because it comes with a massive 2-joystick, 40-button controller , complete with an eject button that has a flip-up lid. I will need to see it with my own eyes.