14 January 2006

The Technological Age

If the 19th and 20th centuries were the Industrial Age, then the 21st century will surely be known as the Technological Age, as the following 3 items illustrate:

We knew this was inevitable, but it's still a heck of a thing when Nikon finally decides to stop making film cameras. I have about $2000 of Nikon film cameras and lenses, including the classic FE-2 . I wonder what it will all be worth now.

In Germany it's possible to pay bus, train, and parking fees with a cell phone.

And the coolest thing of all, winners of a computer design competition.

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