Tag Archive | computers

Anything you can do, a computer can do better

My boss called me into his office the other day. “Take a seat,” he said. “I’ve got big news.” My heart jumped. “Is it about that promotion I’ve been asking for?” “Not exactly,” he said, sinking into his chair. “I’m afraid I’m going to have to let you go.” “Oh.” I looked down. “This doesn’t […]

Apparently, my local boutique’s computer rules the planet 

I stopped at a small boutique after work to buy my friend, Vanessa, a package of eucalyptus Epsom salts for a gift. A young man was standing behind the counter at the front of the store, typing on a computer. I approached him to pay. “Hello, sir,” he said, smiling at me as I set […]