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Chromebook Chronicles – A Hardware Update

It's been more than 6 months since I got the original Toshiba Chromebook and time for an update on things. This is almost the perfect Chromebook, save for one thing. The build quality and overall construction … [Read More...]

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Connected Age Radio – Operating Systems for the Connected Age

Welcome back to the Podcast. On today's show, I ramble about operating systems in the Connected Age. What is the status of the old stalwarts Windows and Mac OSX in the light of Android and iOS? How are these … [Read More...]

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Ello, Paid Social Networks and Marketing

Last week a new rage hit the Internet in the new social network site Ello. Reports were invite requests to join the site were poring in at 40,000 an hour. Interestingly, it's not any set of new features that is … [Read More...]

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What’s the Perfect Size Phone?

How important was it for Apple to increase the screen size of the iPhone? The new iPhone 6 is out today and lines are longer than they have been for years. There are plenty of other great features, but I think … [Read More...]

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Chromebook Chronicles – A Decision

There is still a dearth of 13" Chromebook computers with only a Samsung, Toshiba and Asus model available. The Toshiba was the first out of the gate, but I was waiting to see what Samsung and Asus had in store. … [Read More...]

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Halt and Catch Fire #fail

I last wrote about Halt and Catch Fire on AMC and compared it to a more modern day Man Men for the technology age. As someone who grew up in the time period and who is a geek, I wanted to like this show. But … [Read More...]

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Apple Kills It With Opening iOS 8

I think Apple has been coasting since Steve Jobs died, trying to find themselves. One of the things Jobs told now CEO Tim Cook was to not think about what Steve Jobs would do but to do what Cook thought was … [Read More...]