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SXSW Interactive 2013

I attended my first SXSW Interactive this year, 26 years after the conference was founded. It was a much bigger event than I expected, but as the days progressed, I found SXSW to be approachable and manageable. The key for me was to lower my expectations that I could experience the complete south-by. You can […]

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MacBook Pro

I switched to a Mac a year ago as my main work system. I choose a MacBook Pro 15″ over the MacBook Air because I needed the Ethernet port, wanted the ability to upgrade RAM and thought the optical drive would be useful. I don’t find the MacBook Pro to be too heavy in my […]

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Here is a never before aired version of the Apple “Think Different” commercial narrated by Steve Jobs. Rest in peace, Mr. Jobs.

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The iPhone has ushered in the era of the touch screen and multi-touch. In the years to come, I suspect multi-touch will be as ubiquitous as the mouse is today. 10/GUO is a well thought-out vision of a multi-touch computing interface. 10/GUI from C. Miller on Vimeo.

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Google Voice is finally sending out invites to the public, starting with the people who requested them long ago. I’ve been using the service for a few years, since the Grand Central days, and am a big fan. Here are my top 4 reasons why everyone who uses a phone should sign-up today: Free long […]

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Another TED video showing yet ANOTHER advanced computing interface. We’re seeing stuff come out of university labs and start-ups at a fantastic rate. I think we’ll all be interfacing with computers, especially mobile devices, in new and amazing ways in the very near future.

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This is an interesting and provocative look at how we may be interfacing with a pervasive network and computing environment in the future. Some people already organize their lives around computing in a primitive yet similar manner to this montage. There are a few items of concern in this vision made by Microsoft. All this […]

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