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Google Glass and the Rainbow Unicorn that is Mobile/Virtual UI

Google’s done it again, taken a nascent technology and made it news. Silicon Valley gadget-cheerleader, Robert Scoble spotted Google founder, Sergey Brin, wearing the pictured device (right-top) at a Silicon Valley event. Scoble reportedthat he saw a light being emitted from the device, but Brin declined letting Scoble dawn the glasses himself, so the unit’s functionality could not be confirmed.

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Calendar Conundrum

I began the year posting the following message on my white board: “Creativity isn’t a limited resource, but time is. Use it wisely in 2012.” jbb I’ve spent an inordinate amount of time lately trying to straighten out my calendaring system the last few weeks (pun intended). I had the brilliant idea that my girlfriend and I should share the

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Adios 2011 [videos]

So 2011 comes to an end… and with it all of the “best of” podcasts and “top 10 of 2011” videos (the online world’s version of “reruns” during the Christmas break). The following two videos by Google and Jib-Jab express the meaningful and silliness that was 2011. Enjoy (and the third video which is my gift to my special 2011

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Microsoft’s “Gmail Man” Spoof Video Continues FUD

So, apparently Microsoft still thinks that it can do comedy. Yeah, I guess they didn’t learn anything after spending millions on the Sienfeld/Gates commercials. Worse than just not really being funny is that the issues raised in this video are complete FUD. Again, Microsoft is misrepresenting the point, in that anyone who uses any email product should know that unless

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iPad Encounter

I finally got a chance to spend some time at a couple local Apple Stores to handle an iPad. I don’t mean to be so Zen about it, but given all of the noise from the fan boys and haters, Reality is not either good or bad, Reality is just reality. Case in point, my first thought was that the

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