Read about the ten things Google has found to be true, aka its corporate philosophy. Related to comments from a previous post, Uneducated IT Managers and How To Deal, comes this from #9 You can be serious without a suit. Google puts users first when it comes to our online service, Google Inc. puts employees […]
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Now that the 939 Grand Opening is done, this new ad is circulating in the local Star Bulletin. Just in time for football season.
Slashdot has a discussion going about dealing with uneducated IT managers. Here’s how it started: Is it ignorant to believe an IT manager should be a knowledgeable in technology as a whole? A person you respect and frequently learn from? It creates an extremely frustrating work environment, and our team doesn’t know how to approach […]
Footlocker is having another Friends & Family sale this weekend. Get 30% off the goods, but you gotta be a FootLocker VIP member and bring a print out of this coupon. A VIP member? Just fill out a form at the store, no charge. Go start your kicks collection! I’ll let you catchup.
Speaking of bones, I don’t normally write about this kind of drivel topics outside my circle of interest, but I’ll make an exception this time around as Kim will be heading to England to take part in an archaeological excavation. She’s joining the Earthwatch.org team on its Roman Fort on Tyne expedition. Here’s a blurb: […]
In a past post, I forecast the end of the upcoming Fox series, Bones. Maybe I didn’t give it a chance. Today’s Honolulu Advertiser has some good things to say, naming Bones as one of the “seven best new television shows for fall.” I guess I have to watch a show or two, hoping Buffy, […]
The price of Google’s stock continues to rise after its initial offering only last year. The stock started around $85 per share and is now headed towards $300. Just last week, Google announced it would release more stocks to raise $4.2B. Today, there’s rumors that Google is about to unleash GoogleTalk, their Instant Messaging and […]
Motorola’s new ROKR (E790) cell phone with built-in iTunes music playing still isn’t shipping. It’s getting closer to being released, and Motorola did promise a release before the end of September. Patience, patience. Dane, be sure to give me the Cingular hookup when the ROKR goes live.
Everyone had a good time seeing Kim before she flies back to the Bay Area. Thanks to 939 for the reserved table, comp’ed drinks, and behind-the-scenes view of your operation. Make sure you buy baby wipes for your dancers and lay down the law-no, you can’t leave early. Highlight of 939 – the dancer with […]
Canon released a bunch of new digital cameras today. Check out the PowerShot S80! 8.0 megapixels, 2.5-inch LCD, 3.65 wide-angle optical zoom. Suddenly, my trusty PowerShot S30 is looking kinda old. What? The S80 is about $550? Okay, my S30 ain’t that old.
Even though I got my free iPod Shuffle a few weeks ago, I never had a chance to try it out. Its little green box has been sitting on my desk, so when I forgot my big iPod in the Sienna, I figured it’s time for the Shuffle. I unpacked it, connected it to my […]
Kim will only be here for a few more days on her yearly fly by. She’s going out with a bang starting with dinner at Side Street then a quick jaunt to Club 939 to check out the (perfectly legal) action. Anyone else want to meat meet up @939??