Category Archives: Technology

Steve Jobs (1955 – 2011)

Unlike many of my colleagues and classmates, I never had the honor of meeting Steve Jobs. Nevertheless, I am greatly saddened by news of his passing. I knew him through his technology, but will miss him like a family member. … Continue reading

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Droid Does And Genesis Does

I’m a fan of the Android platform and the proud owner of a Nexus One handset. But for some reason, I’ve never quite warmed up to Verizon’s “Droid Does” marketing campaign. The commercials make me want to watch a science … Continue reading

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Nintendo Service Department Simultaneously Frustrating And Awesome

A couple of weeks ago, the right shoulder button on my Nintendo DS suddenly stopped working. Because the warranty had expired, I was forced to pay $75 to get it serviced. I called Nintendo’s service department and they instructed me … Continue reading

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The PlayStation 2 Turns 10 – A Retrospective

On March 5, 2000, Sony released the PlayStation 2 upon the world and kicked off a glorious era of console gaming goodness. Can you believe that was 10 years ago? Times have certainly changed! ┬áPerception of Sony in the console … Continue reading

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My Computer Is Ticking Me Off – Random Lockups

For the last week and a half my computer has been experiencing random lockups. I use Windows Vista 32bit and hadn’t experienced problems since my last reformat. But suddenly, the computer began locking up if I left it on too … Continue reading

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