Columns in Alt-Weeklies Range from Haiku News to Techsploits

may 25, 2004  09:05 pm
At Metro Silicon Valley, Annalee Newitz writes her Techsploits column on the way technology affects society. In a recent column, she notes the trend of going into security work, which calls to mind engineers' rush into the defense industry in the 1980s. At NUVO in Indianapolis, managing editor Jim Poyser condenses the week's news into manageable 17-syllable haiku. And Bill Cope, in his One Angry Man column for Boise Weekly, heaps contempt on whatever gets in his way. Find links to some of these writers' recent columns in the Opinion section of