I’ve been doing a column in The Canberra Times for fifteen years. Today is the last one. The paper is now owned by Fairfax, a company which seems to be trying to tighten its belt, so from now on the content I provided will be sourced from within the wider company.
It’s kind of amusing. I took the opportunity to write a little about the changes in consumer tech over that time. The paper selected for the pull quote the following:
The future will, I’m sure, be interesting. But one thing I have learned this last 15 years is that while I’m good at explaining what is, I am no better than anyone else at guessing what is to come.
And speaking of modern tech, I wrote and posted this from within the waiting room at a dentist where my daughter is being treated.