Just Checkin’ In


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Nothing new to report. Life is good with the Powerbook; I’m enjoying OS X and may play around witih some AppleScripts. Although, I don’t have much to post I wanted to at least make a new entry. I’ve taken the iPod and transferred my iTunes library from one of my Windows machines to the Macintosh […]

April 26, 2005

Googlezon Cometh


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Is it just me or is Google trying to take over the world? First Gmail, which by the way is up to 2 gigabytes of storage and counting; now there’s Google Local–also optimized for phones and PDAs, and don’t forget Google Maps which will provide you with a satellite picture of any address; some are […]

April 13, 2005

Hyped on Skype


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Well, I’ve done it. I downloaded Skype to my Powerbook and joined the community of free long distance users. My brother and I were talking last night and the ease of use and clarity of this application are hard to beat. A word of warning: Skype can be downloaded to your computer as part of […]

April 12, 2005

Should Duke Discontinue the Free iPod Program?


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Duke University has decided to continue its iPod program which offers free devices to incoming students but has changed the program to make the free iPods only available to students enrolled in classes that use the iPod. Experience with the program has demonstrated that certain courses (music, language) are better suited for instruction and faculty […]

April 12, 2005