Tag Archives: Technology

One-Liner Wednesday – Pocketbook – NOT

“Here, put these in your pocketbook.” “It’s an iPad case!” It really is an iPad case. Maybe a generic tablet case, but certainly not a pocketbook. Not a man-bag, and I didn’t buy it to make a fashion statement. On … Continue reading

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Another Social Network?

I honestly can’t believe that I am writing this. Yes, another social network, I recently joined beBee. It must be true, because I told Word to add ‘beBee’ to my dictionary. The first step was to read a little bit … Continue reading

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April A-to-Z – Really?

If we were having a beer you would question my sanity right from the start. “Are you actually going to participate in the April A-to-Z blogging challenge?” “I am.” “What were you thinking when you agreed to do that?” “I’ve … Continue reading

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You Want Me To Wait How Long?

I’ve written about technology moving too fast and technology going too far on several occasions. Today, I want to attack from the other side. Maybe it’s the flank. I don’t know, I was born at a bad time for military … Continue reading

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Consider Mentoring

One of the things that hasn’t changed much since the mid-70s when I graduated from college is the notion that college is an artificial environment and that college graduates don’t understand the “real world” in which they are trying to … Continue reading

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Improved to the Point of Useless

I wish manufacturers would realize that some things are good enough as they are. I don’t mean to be so hard on those guys; I’m sure that it isn’t easy to keep a product competitive these days. I also realize … Continue reading

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Yo Greta

Before leaving on our road trip to Pittsburgh, I had to buy a new GPS. I’ve had a GPS since they just barely became affordable, so this is the third incarnation of Greta. I named her Greta after Greta Garbo. … Continue reading

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