Month: January 2005

Jeremy Wagstaff interviewed me for an article he did on tags for the Asian Wall Street Journal. The WSJ is behind a firewall, so I can’t point you to the article (ironic!) but I was given the bit with my …

gen in the WSJ Asia Read More »

Hi folks, I’m looking for a driver for a Microsoft Natural Keyboard Elite. The MSFT site doesn’t seem to have it as far as I can tell. Anyone know where I can find one elsewhere? Google hasn’t helped yet…

Seymour Hersh has a riveting speech last month at the Stephen Wise Free Synagogue in New York last month. The frightening thing about it is, we have no intelligence. Maybe it’s — it’s — it is frightening, we have no …

Seymour Hersh: “We’ve Been Taken Over by a Cult” Read More »

This is some light reading for this weekend. I never knew that ya-ku-za (8-9-3) was derived from a losing gambling hand. The relationship between the yakuza, the Japanese mafia, and politicians in Japan seems to me a perfect mirror for …

yakuza in Japanese politics Read More »

I’m sure all of you are on pins and needles wondering about Sony’s revenue last quarter and forward-looking statements. The [revenue] declines came as no surprise after Sony warned last week that its operating profit for the fiscal year ending …

Sony, smoke, mirrors… Read More »