Category Archives: Google

2013 Relay For Life/Oceanside: $102,000 and counting

“I love this plan! I’m excited to be a part of it…”* The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life, Oceanside, CA, USA 2013, has thus far raised more than $102,000 in the fight against cancer. Proud to be a part … Continue reading

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The Relay of Your Life

Everyone has their causes and things they support, and whatever you do that is positive, you’re making the world a better place. So I’m not here to preach or sell. What I will say is that if you’re looking for … Continue reading

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Top 10 Famous Guys (and Women, Because “Gals” Is Not A Word This Blog Uses) I’d Have a Beer With

Top 10 famous people I’d have a beer with (or, it has been pointed out to me by a number of women friends, beer, wine, or other drink optional): MEN Bill O’Reilly Bill Clinton Denzel Washington Barack Obama Bono Brian … Continue reading

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Sweet Home Alabama, and other thoughts

Since around March 1 I’ve been working remotely from my personal favorite venue among the places I’ve lived and worked thus far in my lifetime: Huntsville, AL, USA. (You may find that quite a statement from someone whose current home … Continue reading

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Is there a new “Hardest-Working Man in Show Business”?

Most of you who read my ramblings, scratchings, etchings and ravings online know that I stick to (at least semi-)professional or charitable topics here on MarketBLOG and confine my musical musings to what is now Google Blogger. That is the … Continue reading

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Can uXeeMe Now?

I’m on Klout, which purports to assess a company’s or individual’s “social capital” by the networks they belong to and the interactions they generate in those networks. You may be there, too. It’s a pretty good platform and I like … Continue reading

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TM Forum publishes my “Let’s Make it a Good (Mobile and Web) Experience”

Hello again. TM Forum, the world’s leading industry group/consortium on all things network management, published a little piece I did on what mobile and website operators (everyone from AT&T, Verizon and Telecom Italia Mobile to Amazon.com) are doing to see … Continue reading

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Is Facebook the new email?

We’ve certainly discussed the pros, cons and security angles around Facebook here and here, and as promised we’ve been adding useful links to one of these, our Facebook Privacy page. Worth mentioning in passing but today I’m thinking more of … Continue reading

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The problem is a LOT bigger than Facebook

Facebook is the first or at least the most high-profile flash point where the notion that everything on the Internet is (or ought to be) free runs smack into the reality that, without being compensated for what they do, organizations … Continue reading

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When you add it all up, this is one hot browser

This blog entry is also syndicated here Email clients and web browsers are now essentials of business and personal life for most of us. Your choices of browser and email client impact pretty much every move you make online including … Continue reading

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