What is particularly interesting about this is that they thought it important to include a diverse representation (even if that doesn't match reality). It's a concession that even they realize how important diversity is. » 1/15/15 6:38pm 1/15/15 6:38pm

I'd like to hear more about what Sony and Microsoft plan to do about these outages. It's pretty sad a few losers in a basement somewhere can shut down two major online service providers (especially since they've been doing it with regularity for a couple months now). » 12/25/14 9:10pm 12/25/14 9:10pm

FWIW, I work in public relations (and I also teach it part-time). There are PR people with ethical standards, but they represent a small portion of the whole (ex: only about 10% of all PR pros are members of the Public Relations Society of America (PRSA) which has [unenforced] ethical standards).

Unfortunately there… » 11/03/14 12:43pm 11/03/14 12:43pm

Carbonite has a couple of problems that are very annoying. The first is, as other users mentioned, the slowdown that occurs when a user has more than a couple hundred gigs of files (and who doesn't, in this era of digital cameras?). The second issue is the limitations they put on external hard disk backups: unless you… » 10/24/14 7:15am 10/24/14 7:15am