Browsing All posts tagged under »New Technology«

You Know You’re Old When . . .

August 9, 2018 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Back in the “old days”I did a full page Friday cartoon in the Jerusalem Post. I often did a feature called “You know you’ve been here too long when. . . ” I was thinking of those golden oldie days when I did today’s cartoon. If you remember those old […]

No, Robots Won’t Put Us All On The Unemployment Line

April 13, 2017 by


By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is taking flak for saying he’s “not worried at all” about robots displacing American workers. Yet he’s spot on: Robots will soon spark a productivity boom, leading to improved economic growth, higher wages and a higher standard of living. Just what America needs after a decade […]

If It Ain’t Broke . . .

January 7, 2016 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ The old saying “If it ain’t broke, don’t fix it” does not seem to apply in our digital age. It seems like every time that I “update” one of my phone apps it becomes worse, instead of better. So now they’re going to “fix” or “upgrade” Twitter?? According to Forbes: […]


May 6, 2015 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ The generation gap is getting wider! Read More by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones .

Mindboggling Manufacture

November 11, 2013 by


By Tom McLaughlin ~ My brain is still buzzing with what I saw at the “Digifab ’13 Expo” put on jointly by the University of Southern Maine together with SME – the Society of Manufacturing Engineers. This old cerebrum was pried open and pushed into a different dimension. Only recently have I wrapped my mind […]

Startup Nation

June 24, 2013 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ Associated Press quoted by YNet: Waze sale signals new growth for Israeli high-techAssociated Press Google’s acquisition of navigation software is not only among largest-ever purchase prices for Israeli startup; it also cements recent push by local high-tech industry into fast-growing consumer market“Google Inc.’s $1.03 billion purchase of Israeli navigation software […]

It Don’t Work That Way Anymore!

April 27, 2013 by


A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ This blog is run on blogger. A few years ago they changed the way it worked and I became a “Classic Version” holdout When Microsoft added the dumb ribbon to MS Word, etc. it forced me to relearn how to use my old and trusted tools. facebook? gmail? twitter? Nothing […]