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Fox News Alert: Universe Still Expanding at Speed of Light


Despite a fair amount of college physics and math, and the insights that come from being a living conscious being on planet earth which you’d think would give some insight into the nature of the reality we experience on a … Continue reading

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Schmidt won’t become Obama’s CTO for the USA, so how about Craig Newmark?


Eric Schmidt said on CNBC’s Jim Cramer show today that even if asked he will not accept a position in the Obama administration that is expected to be something of a chief technology officer for the USA. Reuters reports on … Continue reading

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Congratulations to President Elect Obama and to … America!


John McCain is now conceding the election with an eloquence that would have benefited his campaign, noting how historic this election has been for America. CNN has projected what has been clear for several days now – Barack Obama will … Continue reading

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CNN Holographic Reporting Debut: Cool


Kudos to CNN for using holographic imagery for the first time in TV reporting. 35 high definition cameras surround Jessica Yellin in a tent in Chicago at the massive Obama rally as she is beamed live to the CNN situation … Continue reading

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Election Day 2008


Election Day 2008 Voting is still underway but the outcome is already clear – Obama will win our US presidency by either a modest or large number of electoral votes and probably about 54% or more of the popular vote. … Continue reading

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Wales: Internet Collaboration Still in Infancy


Speaking in London Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales made an obvious but important observation: the collaborative aspect of the internet – what many would call a key aspect of “Web 2.0″, is still in its infancy. Although Wales seemed to focus … Continue reading

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Robert Rubin on Zakaria GPS


Today on Zakaria GPS we have Robert Rubin, Citibank and Wall Street megamoneymeister and Clinton’s Secretary of the Treasury. Rubin is always one of the most impressive observers of the economy, and distinguished as one of the few Secty’s of … Continue reading

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