Monthly Archives: November 2011


Merriam-Webster Top-10 Favorite Word Quotations #4: Wit “Wit has truth in it; wisecracking is simply calisthenics with words.” – Dorothy Parker, interview in Paris Review, 1956 #5: The Smallest Ideas “He can compress the most words into the smallest ideas … Continue reading

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DevHawk Blog on WinRT

Interesting article and great links from Harry Pierson’s blog: The Windows Runtime

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For Sale by Owner: 2008 Mazdaspeed3 GT Trim Hatchback w/Upgrades

For Sale by Owner: 2008 Mazdaspeed3 GT Trim Hatchback w/Upgrades.

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3GS denied iOS 5 upgrade drains battery in envy?

There’s buzz about iPhone 4GS/iOS 5 battery life issues and talk about iOS 5 performance on older 3GS device hardware that has some 3GS owners like me holding off on the OS upgrade. iTunes offers me the upgrade but I’ve … Continue reading

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Remembering SoundMAX MIDI on NT 4.0 :)

Here’s a link to a YouTube video containing a 30-minute audio recording of Analog Devices, Inc. SoundMAX MIDI software synthesizer running on Windows NT 4.0. I think this is really cool because I wrote this synthesizer for Analog Devices, Inc. … Continue reading

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The inside story of how Microsoft killed its Courier tablet

Really interesting article on CNET today: The inside story of how Microsoft killed its Courier tablet

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