Posts Tagged ‘smart phones’

How to pair food and wine

The richness of the Chardonnay and the richness of the lobster make this pairing a winner. (Jessica Emin photo)

A few weeks back I met my boyfriend for a late meal at a lovely Italian restaurant on the Halifax waterfront. It was late in the evening, we were starved and we got the last table for two in the place. I felt rushed and anxious, so I ordered a glass of Valpolicella without even…

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Please excuse the typos

I recently came across a blog post by marketing copywriter Amber James on typo apologies sent from mobile devices. You know the ones: “Sent from my iPhone/Blackberry/Android/tablet. Please excuse the typos.” The phrase litters the signature box of emails sent by droves of (usually articulate) people. After laying out the facts, James posed an interesting…

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