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Argentina’s Pro Party Is Younger, Better Educated

April 21st, 2010 | 08:44 PM

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Argentina’s Pro political party is younger, better educated and has a higher percentage of female members than any other major party.

The average member in the Lower House of Congress is 44 years old while almost three quarters have a university degree, according to data provided by Lower House Deputy Jorge Triaca.

A good friend and reader of The Argentine Post, Triaca himself, an economist, is just 36 and has a Masters degree in public policy from Universidad de Torcuato Di Tella. He is exactly the kind of young, creative and smart leader who is inspiring a new generation of voters. (more…)

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iPad Review: It’s Great, Especially for Expats

April 7th, 2010 | 08:34 AM

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The iPad has gotten huge hype in recent months – and rightly so.

I’ve been testing it for several days now and can say, without any doubt, that it’s simply the greatest personal computer ever designed.

That doesn’t mean it does everything a personal computer does. It doesn’t. But it does extremely well what most people need: email and Internet. Plus, it offers stunningly good video, incredible applications and an incalculable number of related features. Meanwhile, new applications are being designed and released everyday.

The online world is replete with reviews. Here’s a decent one from the NY Times’ David Pogue. And here’s a very useful Q&A Pogue did with readers.

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