Monthly Archives: January 2010

Hubble Deep Field 3D

Thanks to Duane at Ashland’s Lithia Springs Inn for sending this out!

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Are you practicing censorship? Yes. Just ask Caesar.

Interesting debate going on at one of our websites about how to handle advertising coming in from Google adsense with themes that are presented in misleading, stupid, sensational ways.     Often these ads are political and tend to be … Continue reading

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Brain Interfaces

Lots of new info a Singularity Hub here about the quest for brain / computer interfaces, which I think will be the next ‘really big thing’ on planet earth, in part because they’ll be cool and helpful and in part … Continue reading

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Apple iPad Launches Today. Lowest priced model only $499

The new iPad tablet computer from Apple launched today and I’m going to try to summarize the reviews as they come in – which frankly is a better indication of the quality of the device than if I had one … Continue reading

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Hope for Haiti Concert – Beyonce

Donate Now: 1-877-99-HAITI in US/Canada, or go to The music from this concert was pretty amazing, and if you buy it from iTunes it’ll help Haitians recover from what now appears to be one of the greatest natural … Continue reading

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FourSquare, Twitter, and Facebook

As a self-proclaimed social media expert  (hey, cuz I have a MASTERS DEGREE in Social Science!), I like to think I understand what is driving the latest wave of online enthusiasm.    But I’m increasingly convinced nobody understands it.  Rather, … Continue reading

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Looking North along Las Vegas Strip. House of Blues Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas

Looking North along Las Vegas Strip. House of Blues Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas Originally uploaded by JoeDuck One of the best views of the Las Vegas Strip is from the Foundation Room high up at the Mandalay … Continue reading

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