Tag Archives: Technology

Sometimes Plan-B Works

No one, and certainly no company is perfect. Things go wrong. I’m not suggesting that we should look forward to things going wrong, but we should give at least small praise to people and companies who do well when things … Continue reading

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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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