Musings

Wire and Honey

Posted Thursday December 18, 2014 at 12:22:16 am in Musings with , , and

Wire and Honey is a Baltimore based shop selling rad threads for littles. Join me in applauding my wife Sarah for taking an idea and maturing it.

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Things The New Mac Pro Looks Like

Posted Monday June 10, 2013 at 9:25:52 pm in Musings with , , and

The new Mac Pro design was teased today. And while price was not announced nor the release date nor if anything can be customized by the buyer....Apple did show off the overall design of the device. And it is both cool and very controversial. But what does it look like?

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Microsoft vs. Apple: Retail Stores

Posted Monday May 6, 2013 at 9:13:54 pm in Musings with , , and

Microsoft and Apple have been in a constant battle since their creations in the mid 1970s. What has originally been a battle of operating systems has now escalated into a battle of ecosystems. But there is one war that has been quietly going on in the background: the retail store.Microsoft and Apple have been in a constant battle since their creations in the mid 1970s. What has originally been a battle of operating systems has now escalated into a battle of ecosystems. But there is one war that has been quietly going on in the background: the retail store.

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The Social Media (Continued) Movement

Posted Friday April 19, 2013 at 8:13:10 pm in Musings with , , and

 

 

Aside from being a horrendous experience for the city of Boston, the runners and watchers of the Boston Marathon, the citizens of the New England area, and the United States as a whole....this entire crisis showed us as a country a lot of things.  

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People Think You Cannot Play Ball and Chew

Posted Friday April 12, 2013 at 8:51:51 pm in Musings with , , and

Like clockwork you have a small contingent of Orioles fans calling for Adam Jones to stop chewing gum, and in effect stop blowing bubbles while playing baseball.

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Commenting on the Sendgrid, Playhaven, PyCon Debacle

Posted Saturday March 23, 2013 at 8:55:12 pm in Musings with , , and

You may have heard it by now. A couple male attendees make some chauvinistic jokes in mixed attendance at a PyCon conference. A female attendee takes offense. She takes pictures. Uploads them to Twitter. And puts the male attendees on blast. Time goes by, one of the male attendees is fired by his company, the female attendee ends up getting fired by her company, and in between DDoS attacks occur. And it is all topped off with death threats, racist and sexist comments, and everything in between being directed at the female attendee. Read on.

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Are We Too Quick to Announce the Death of a Market?

Posted Monday March 11, 2013 at 9:19:39 am in Musings with , , and

Everyone is so quick to announce a market as a being dead....but are they ever right?

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Mozzarella La La La Shut Up, Wendy!

Mozzarella La La La Shut Up, Wendy!

Posted Wednesday December 19, 2012 at 12:10:59 am in Musings with , , and

Well, it took a short amount of time. But Wendy with her "Mozzarella La La La La La" commercial has now ousted Flo from the most annoying (and played out) commercial character position.

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Metallica is Better Than Your Gym Music

Metallica is Better Than Your Gym Music

Posted Tuesday December 18, 2012 at 5:21:02 pm in Musings with , , and

Metallica is better than your gym music. Pull a Bart Simpson and write that on a chalkboard for an hour if you don't agree. As a matter of fact, do it if you agree so you will never forget.

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Have Pride, Be Passionate About Your Work

Posted Monday December 17, 2012 at 11:59:17 pm in Musings with , , and

Over the years I constantly try to create and shape my own personal mission statement. And every time I came up with something it just felt forced.

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Soldiers Do Not Give Yourselves to Brutes

Posted Tuesday December 11, 2012 at 2:25:38 pm in Musings with , , and

I am sorry, but I do not want to be an emperor. That is not my business. I do not want to rule or conquer anyone...

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Eric Schmidt Pulls a Tim Cook

Posted Wednesday December 5, 2012 at 8:14:28 pm in Musings with , , and

What did Eric Schmidt say about Windows 8/Windows Phone 8 that makes him pull a Tim Cook?

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Blogs Should Have Comments

Blogs Should Have Comments

Posted Monday November 26, 2012 at 9:48:52 pm in Musings with , , and

Why do some blogs/tech sites disable comments for their articles? It's one thing if the article is a simple news announcement, but an editorial?

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OTC: A New Meaning

OTC: A New Meaning

Posted Monday November 26, 2012 at 9:26:03 pm in Musings with , , and

I propose a new meaning to OTC. Pretty much everyone know it to mean "over the counter", but how about something new? Something original?

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