"Are you sure punk?"
Several people have responded to musician and activist Bob Geldof's denunciation of email. D. Cunninghan, a student in the U.K., has contributed a long and thoughtful analysis that envisions a new, improved email of the future. D.'s brightest innovation:
...the overworked "Reply To All" button could prompt you each time it's pressed with a dialogue box (complete with a Clint Eastwood hologram) asking "Are you sure Punk"?
D. has other great ideas, which can be found here.
Thanks D. As a token of our appreciaton, you have been inducted into Deal Flow's Geldof Society for the Advancement of Technology. We're accepting new members. Send us your ideas on how to make technology better, and we'll induct you too.