Apple’s worst-kept secret has been confirmed; cloud service is coming

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Apple’s worst-kept secret has been confirmed; cloud service is coming – “Apple Announces iCloud, Steve Jobs WWDC Keynote” http://ow.ly/56Iqo

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”

“As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.” – John F. Kennedy (1917-1963)

For those great souls who have served this country and for the families supporting them, I thank you deeply for your sacrifice on this Memorial Day, 2011.

This is why technology continues to amaze me

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This is why technology continues to amaze me – “Infrared satellite survey reveals 17 lost pyramids” http://ow.ly/54oRq

When you start to think about the undiscovered cultural treasures that exist under the shifting sands of a desert, at the bottom of an ocean, or lost deep within the wilds of a jungle – technology (especially satellite photography and GPS) is an absolute miracle.  Hopefully we’ll see more discoveries like this one and we will have the good sense to ensure that the gains are used to benefit to local populations, quite unlike the explorations of the 19th and early 20th centuries.

 

Hello Google Wallet and Google Offers

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Hello Google Wallet and Google Offers – “Google unveils mobile payments, coupon service” http://ow.ly/53QLO

At least no one can accuse the Navy of thinking small

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At least no one can accuse the Navy of thinking small – “Navy Chief Dreams of Laser Warships, Ocean-Spanning Robots” http://ow.ly/52F1F

Finally a device the world needs

A customer tries not using his new non-computer.

Finally a device the world needs – “HP Unveils Non-Computer For Those Who Don’t Need A Computer” http://ow.ly/52NFC

And I thought my 18-megapixel Canon T2i was awesome

Hasselblad's H4D-200MS

Hasselblad's H4D-200MS

And I thought my 18-megapixel Canon T2i was awesome – “Hasselblad‘s 200-megapixel camera: $45,000″ http://ow.ly/52Elt

A brilliant synopsis, the Three Laws of Getting a Life

A brilliant synopsis, the Three Laws of Getting a Life – “A Short Course in Get-a-Life Science” http://ow.ly/50JC1

Nearly 4,000 tablets are in the market, mostly running Android

Android robot logo.

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Nearly 4,000 tablets are in the market, mostly running Android – “Beyond the iPad: ‘White-box’ tablet numbers explode” http://ow.ly/50JjP

Privacy and autonomy are illusions in today’s highly-connected world

Privacy and autonomy are illusions in today’s highly-connected world – “Why gadget makers wield a ‘kill switch'” http://ow.ly/4VVqU