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3 Reasons to Take Breaks from the Computer Screen

Jessie turned 4 in December. She loves Mommy’s MacBook. Both our kids started using the computer at a very young age. They play games like Eye Spy Spooky Mansion, Care Bears and Nemo. Their favorite websites are Playhouse Disney, Nick Jr. and Club Penguin. And they love all the apps on the iPad. They can … Continue reading »

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My Early Birthday Present #MacBookAir

I have been enjoying my early birthday present from Jim – the new MacBook Air! I opted for the 11″ since I have a 15″ MacBook Pro. I also have the iPad2 which I just got for Christmas. I guess you can say I’m in Mac heaven right now! I have always been at least … Continue reading »

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Original Apple Contract Sold for Nearly $1.6m

Wow! The original founding Apple contract signed on 1 April 1976 by Steve Jobs, Steve Wozniak and Ronald Wayne, sold for nearly $1.6m at a Sotheby’s auction in New York yesterday. The buyer is listed as Eduardo Cisneros, CEO of Cisneros Corp. and one of the wealthiest families in South America. This is an incredible … Continue reading »

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Secret Apple Contract Document Leaked

On December 13th the original “Apple Computer Company” founding partnership agreement will be up for auction at Sotheby’s Fine Books and Manuscripts sale for an estimated $150,000. The  contract was signed by “Stephen G. Wozniak”, “steven p. jobs”,  “Ronald G.. Wayne” and dated April 1, 1976. (Yes, April Fool’s Day) The two and a half … Continue reading »

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What Are QR Codes?

Get ready for the QR code frenzy. Actually it’s already here. What are QR codes? QR stands for “quick response” it’s a 2 dimensional barcode (datamatrix) that was created in Japan by Denso Wave. It was released in 1999 and filed with the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) in 2000. It recently gained popularity because … Continue reading »

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WHRRL RRCKS!

WHRRL RRCKS! (Reposted by Pelago, makers of Whrrl on their business blog) GPS based checkin apps are all the rage these days. They started to gain popularity in early 2009 with the launch of Loopt, Gowalla, and Yelp. Foursquare came along and made a big impact in this space, having recently surpassed 3 million users. … Continue reading »

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