"Francis Vale" has been a contributing columnist and analyst for Digital News & Review, Computerworld, Client Server Today, Backoffice, Open magazine, and Electronic House and Home Automation magazines. He has also written for the high-end audio press, including The Absolute Sound, Fi, as well as for the Robb Report. In 1995, Vale launched "21st," an Internet/Web zine. 21st covers technology convergence, from molecular computing, to computers and the Internet, to audio/video, and to research in human consciousness and the human energy field. Since its launch, 21st has won numerous awards for Web site excellence, including being picked by The Boston Globe Newspaper as one of the best Internet sites.


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