Awesome Friday: 2020 Vancouver International Film Festival Roundup!

VIFF 2020

This post is a little late but I once again covered the Vancouver International Film Fest this year!

The 2020 Edition was hosted 99% online, and I was able to see more than 20 films. I also conducted several interviews. Additionally, I joined Thomas from For Reel Movie News & Review and Leanne McClaren from QM/FM had a lovely video roundtable to talk about our festival favourites.

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The Disappearing Computer: Walt Mossberg’s final column

Walt Mossberg writing his final column:

This is my last weekly column for The Verge and Recode — the last weekly column I plan to write anywhere. I’ve been doing these almost every week since 1991, starting at the Wall Street Journal, and during that time, I’ve been fortunate enough to get to know the makers of the tech revolution, and to ruminate — and sometimes to fulminate — about their creations.

Now, as I prepare to retire at the end of that very long and world-changing stretch, it seems appropriate to ponder the sweep of consumer technology in that period, and what we can expect next.

Walt Mossberg is a titan in the field of tech journalism. Chances are you if you read about tech, you’ve read his work. This reflection on his career, and look forward, is a lovely last column to cap off his career.