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Microsoft has completed it’s acquisition of Skype

Microsoft has completed it’s acquisition of Skype

pd October 14, 2011 0

Following last weeks final hurdle, approval by European regulators, Microsoft has completed it’s acquisition of Skype.  The surprising $8.5 Billion deal was struck and announced earlier this year. Skype products will be integrated into Microsoft

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about a hundred black turtlenecks owned by Steve Jobs

about a hundred black turtlenecks owned by Steve Jobs

pd October 13, 2011 0

Steve Jobs signature shirt was the black turtleneck.  So just how many turtlenecks did Steve Jobs own?  According to the upcoming biography on Apple’s co-founder and former CEO, which is being rushed into publication for

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Siri Fun – Apples new Virtual Assistant

Siri Fun – Apples new Virtual Assistant

pd October 13, 2011 0

  Here is a little Siri Fun with Apples’ new virtual assistant introducted with iOS5 for the iPhone 4s. The opportunties are almost endless for fun with this.  Let the videos and jokes begin.

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PC Free iOS 5 launching today

PC Free iOS 5 launching today

pd October 12, 2011 0

iOS 5, the first version of Apples iOS to not require a PC to be used, updated and synced arrives today.  Instead of requiring you to be connected to a PC, you now have

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Push Me Workout and Hosting Call from Zuzana of Bodyrock.tv

Push Me Workout and Hosting Call from Zuzana of Bodyrock.tv

pd October 12, 2011 0

Todays post and workout from Zuzana aka charliesjames1975 of bodyrock.tv is the Push Me Workout.  It is a workout originally posted earlier this year and comes with the announcement that they are looking for

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The Avengers Trailer

The Avengers Trailer

steffyj October 11, 2011 0

The Avengers Trailer is full of action, explosions and superheros.  This movie has an opportunity to be a run away hit and from the looks of the trailer, it will be.  Hop on over

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Tiger Woods Hot Dog Assault

Tiger Woods Hot Dog Assault

pd October 10, 2011 0

There is fun story out today about the attempted assault on Tiger Woods with a Hot Dog during the final round of the Frys.com open on Sunday.  The article at sports.yahoo.com is entertaining. Read more,

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Predator Drone and Reaper Drone Infected By Virus

Predator Drone and Reaper Drone Infected By Virus

pd October 8, 2011 0

According to a report by Wired.com, the Predator Drone and Reaper Drone have been infected by a computer virus logging pilots’ every keystroke as they remotely fly missions over Afghanistan and other areas.  The virus

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Protest at Steve Jobs’ Funeral

Protest at Steve Jobs’ Funeral

steffyj October 7, 2011 0

Sometimes the world just needs one big woodshed to take people behind.  The Kansas based church infamous for protesting at the funerals of fallen American soldiers says it plans to protest at the funeral

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Knowing His Time Was Short, Steve Jobs Managed His Farewells

Knowing His Time Was Short, Steve Jobs Managed His Farewells

pd October 7, 2011 0

There is a very intersting article in today NY times – “With Time Running Short, Jobs Managed His Farewells“.  The authors give us a little more of a glimpse, perhaps obvious in hindsight, of how

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