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100,000 Followers! Thank you!

Almost three years ago, I first heard of Twitter. I didn’t get it and quickly dismissed friends that pushed it on me. A waste of time. Idiots! All of them. Fast forward two years and I finally signed up. Too many people sent the “I want to follow you, join Twitter” email so I just …

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Off To Japan

I finally realized I was about 7,000 miles from home in a foreign county. I was in bed reading, trying to get tired at 2:30, when the call came. I needed to get to Japan immediately. I packed as fast as possible and headed to the airport without even a ticket. The prices at the …

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Del Mar Skateboard Ranch

Quick personal post, see I’m not just a geek. I just found this site that Owen Nieder put together for the old Del Mar Skateboard Ranch and it brought back a ton of memories. I’m proud to be included in the list of The Last Great Ones as this was a huge part of my …

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My Reading Process

I’ve given up on traditional bookmarks. I haven’t bookmarked a site in years. Anything that I want to come back to again and again, I subscribe to in my RSS reader – NetNewsWire. It’s free, and it’s great. I use NewsGator to sync my accounts across my Macs and iPhone. I actually prefer the iPhone …

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Apple Fanboyism

I have to admit that I’m an Apple fanboy. I’m not one of the switcher fanboys, but one of the longhaul fanboys. My first exposure to a computer (well, after the teletype my father brought home) was our family’s Apple IIe and my first programming was done in Apple basic. I had an Apple sticker …

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