22 Aug '11, 1pm

How old is your phone? I bet mine is older: via @grist

How old is your phone? I bet mine is older: via @grist

Rob Walker 'fesses up to having a "gadget death wish" in the latest Atlantic : When I've confessed to others my enthusiasm for the breakdown of an expensive, enjoyable product, I've encountered surprising reinforcement. One friend said the debut of the white iPhone had her wishing a cruel fate upon her current smart phone. Another acquaintance, who blogs actively about cool new tech toys, confessed his constant yearning for one or another of his electronic possessions to require untimely replacement. A third described himself as "delighted" when his wife accidentally dunked his old iPhone in the Atlantic, "giving me the excuse I needed to get a 3G." I experienced an attack of gadget death wish just this week, thinking that my 2.5-year-old MacBook is running a bit slow and it wouldn't be so terrible if I had to buy myself a new one -- though, really, if I just cleared some ...

Full article: http://www.grist.org/living/2011-08-22-how-old-is-your-ph...

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Old toys made into much needed medical supplies. Absolutely brilliant! via @TreeHugger

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treehugger.com 18 Aug '11, 3pm

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