Blog: Turn off, log out, shut down

Catherine Sleep | 23 January 2004

It’s a fairly safe bet that everyone who reads this blog, or visits the rest of, has an email address. For the most part I expect you rely heavily on it to organise your professional and social life and keep up to date with other people’s activities and news.

So imagine switching it off and going back to snail mail and telephones for all your communication needs… This is exactly what one tech veteran from Silicon Valley is about to do.

However, since a friend is going to be posting his news in a blog, is he really cutting the tie that binds?

Going offline


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