If technology is culture, why don’t we start talking about it that way? The way we talk about films and music and art and just straight up pop culture: With the understanding that sometimes it’s really funny, sometimes it’s deadly serious, and sometimes it’s stupid nerdy, but it’s always a part of the way we live.
FWD is a way to share things. To pass them on. To nudge the conversation about technology in a different direction–maybe not the next level, exactly, but at least a different one. It’s fundamentally social, which is simply the way more and more of the web works now. Social is the web’s new reality.
I don’t really have an opinion on the site yet, however, any technology site that is aiming to be more than gadget porn automatically has my attention and admiration.