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Google’s "10 Things"

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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Uneducated IT Managers and How to Deal

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 […]

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FootLocker Friends and Family Sale

FootLocker Friends and Family Sale

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.

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Happy Digging, Kim!

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: […]

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Maybe Bones has a Chance

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, […]

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Google Stock Craziness

Google Stock Craziness

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 […]

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No iTunes "ROKR" Mobile Music Phone Yet

No iTunes "ROKR" Mobile Music Phone Yet

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.

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Over: Monday Meat Up @939

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 […]

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New Canon Digital Camera

New Canon Digital Camera

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.

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iLoves Me My Shuffle!

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 […]

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Monday Meat Up @939

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??

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