Augusta Tek

Caught Naked

Caught Naked

“Jack, do you have something to share?” Oh, poop. She didn’t just call me out, did she? I slipped my iPhone back on the table and returned my attention back to the meeting. “No, ma’am. I was just checking on status. There’s been no change.” About three hours ago, the first indications of a problem […]

Steady As She Goes

Steady As She Goes

Time for a survey. Please raise your hand of you are able to hold your iPhone completely steady while recording video. Okay — For the three of you who raised your hand and claim to take perfect hand-held videography from a smartphone, you have a freakish talent. It’s now your responsibility to figure out how […]

Technology Can’t Solve This

Technology Can’t Solve This

Over the past couple of months, I’ve been working on a concept for a science fiction story. It’s set in the standard sci-fi universe. You know, the typical long-time-ago-in-a-galaxy-far-far-away kind of place. The story is coming together well, but I’m not sure how to resolve all the conflicts. This column seems like a great place […]