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Fun

Do You Really Know Chuck Norris?

Sure, you probably know of Chuck Norris, but do you know “the facts”? Another great find via Boing Boing, I’d like to point you to Chuck Norris Facts. For example, did you know: The chief export of Chuck Norris is pain. Chuck Norris is currently suing NBC, claiming Law and Order are trademarked names for […]

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Apple

Obligatory Steve Jobs Keynote Comments

Because I made post Macworld keynote comments the last couple of years, I felt somewhat obligated to continue the tradition. The big event happened this morning at the Macworld conference in San Francisco and was the culmination of weeks and months of speculation and rumors in the tech community. They perfected the art of building […]

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Microsoft

Microsoft Is Still Stuck

Right now, Microsoft is in a battle. Not necessarily a battle, for survival (not yet anyway), but a battle for relevance. There is an astonishing amount of innovation happening at the moment, and I think it’s safe to say that almost none of it is coming from Microsoft. Instead, it’s fast companies like Google, Yahoo!, […]

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Business

The Future of Advertising?

Although I haven’t written much about business lately, you can rest easy knowing that it’s still very much on my mind. A couple of years ago I wrote a post about marketing and advertising, and I’d like to revisit the topic again now. I’m still very much convinced that the concept of mass marketing/advertising is […]

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Verizon

Early Reports: Treo 700w Isn’t All That Great

If you’re a regular reader, you may remember me pining for the Treo 700w back in September when the release date was unknown. Well, the big day has finally arrived – The Windows-based smartphone is available for purchase from Verizon as of today. To me, it seemed like a nearly perfect phone: PDA functionality, Bluetooth, […]

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Books

Back From a Christmas Break

Although I had no intention of taking a break from blogging last week, that’s exactly what happened. It was nice to have a chance to relax for a bit while spending time with Casey, Kael, family, and friends. Plus, it didn’t help that I had a mild case of writers block going on. So, if […]