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CES 2010 at Technology Report

Over at the tech blog Technology Report we’ll have a lot of coverage leading up to and through the CES 2010 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. A big thanks to the Aria Resort and Casino and Vdara Hotel.  These amazing … Continue reading

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Bud Light Hardbat Classic at The Venetian in Las Vegas

The Hardbat Classic Table Tennis Ping Pong rumors are not only true, they are truly Table Tennis and it’s going to be Vegas, baby! I’ll be competing in the Bud Light Hardbat Classic which starts this Friday at the spectacular … Continue reading

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ASUS new PC line at CES 2009

From CES Unveiled in Las Vegas – ASUS new line of PCs.    More over at Technology Report CES is fun so far with good tech and HUGE shrimp (holy oxymoron, batman!) PictureMail Originally uploaded by JoeDuck

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CES 2008 coverage coming soon

The Consumer Electronics Show – CES 2008 – the number one technology event in the world, is coming up fast and I’m excited to go as a first time attendee/press dude.    One of the nice tech blogger press perks is I’m … Continue reading

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Hotel Booking Tip – day and date matter!

Today’s travel tip is about booking hotel rooms, especially in big cities, especially Las Vegas Nevada. DAY and DATE MATTERS! The chart below is for rooms at the Palace Station Hotel and Casino. This moderately priced, off the Las Vegas … Continue reading

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Powerball Lottery redux

OK, I’m mathematically confused again about whether there are unusual times when the *after tax expected return on a lottery ticket can be > $1* Powerball website reports these odds for the Grand Prize:  1 in 146,107,962.00 I assume an … Continue reading

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Powerball? Think again.

Here’s a great summary of the expected return on a Powerball ticket *even when a big jackpot is in play*. I have not checked the math but assume he’s done his homework to note that it’s not a good idea … Continue reading

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