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What’s Santa Bringing You this Year…

Well guess the first question is if you where good or not is going to be the first thing, however your proclivity to remain out of trouble isn’t our worry in this waxing as hey Santa needs a job too.  Yet what … Continue reading

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326,000 Gallons of Fuel…

This is the amount of fuel United/Continental Airlines claims it will save from replacing the 12,000 or so pages of paper maps which it has to fly with each pilot.  No question an interesting number not only in the direct … Continue reading

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Run; Don’t Walk to Sell Your PC Stock…

A recent study commissioned by the renowned consumer polling organization Nielsen concerning the new phenom of “tablet” computing yielded several interesting facts which were released on their website.   While their findings maybe not that surprising to the owners of these … Continue reading

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Our Reality is Now Augmented…

It was the mid 1970’s and Lee Majors was Steve Austin the 6 million dollar man with amazing bionic abilities, including bionic sight.  With his artificial eye, he could see far further than the average human and was truly built … Continue reading

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Microsoft’s Days Are Numbered…

What with HP’s new chief executive Leo Apotheker telling the Bloomberg news agency in an interview that WebOS would also be installed, in addition to Windows, on every PC HP ships starting in 2012? Appears he believes the idea will … Continue reading

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iPad II, did you Get One…

While thanks to my lovely wife, I do  as she braved the cold  on a Michigan winters day to stand in line for 5 hours to acquire one of Job’s Gem’s for me as I flew back from Houston.  While … Continue reading

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The iPad 2, Should You, or Shouldn’t You…

This of course assumes your an iPad-phile to start with as today is the day, as its March 11th and the iPad 2 is set for sale at 5pm.  It appears at least; at the time of this writing that … Continue reading

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The Age of the Machine is Over…

As a child of the Sixties, the TV show Star Trek factored heavily into my psyche as it did many others who were amazed by things like the transporter, phasers, and communicators.  For me it was the “replicator” which held … Continue reading

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The Death of Borders Books, Just the Tip of the Iceberg…

This week, Borders Group Inc. has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection and announced it plans  to close almost one-third of its current 642 bookstores.  As Borders is the second-largest bookstore chain in the country, and rumors of its financial … Continue reading

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iPod Induced Autism…

Walk down the street and you’re sure to see them, yes those iconic “mug me white” wires winding their way out of one’s jacket or shirt pocket creeping up wearer’s neck to enter their ears.  Here you will find them … Continue reading

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