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If there was ever a one product company …

… it’s Apple. In my long life I’ve lived through the creation of Apple back when I was at HP. Back then Apple seemed like a stupid idea, especially among “professional” software types. Then, of course, for a while, they … Continue reading

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A helpful book

I’ve been out of blogging for a while but today just passed a milestone that will give me more opportunity to post. For over a year I’ve been involved in settling a complex estate and have been exposed to lots … Continue reading

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Google vs Apple

I haven’t done any “rant” posts for a while (or really any posts since I’m so busy at my other blog) but this one I can’t resist. And it’s not really a rant anyway. These two articles caught my attention: … Continue reading

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Deja vu, all over again

I was thinking about getting on my rant soapbox again and jumping on this post, some Oregon rancher (can’t find the URL in my history, sorry), a reasonable guy defending the gun nuts out in Oregon taking their stand against … Continue reading

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Where I’ve been

Here’s a story about what I’ve been doing and thus not doing any posts. My usual whines about craziness in the news has gotten boring (to me, probably boring to you, Dear Reader, a long time ago). Certainly there is … Continue reading

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Twitter is in a death spiral

I’ve worked at a number of Silicon Valley startups and also mature major tech companies and there is one thing I’ve learned over those years – layoffs at a high tech company are the start of slow, sometimes fast, decline … Continue reading

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Garmin PC software SUCKS!

I’m really pissed at Garmin. If you’ve followed my blog you know I do all sorts of things with tracks I collect on my Garmin handheld. But when I destroyed my old computer I lost my old (and working) copies … Continue reading

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