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Thanks for the LOL’s, Unitrends

Thanks to a winter storm, the entire city of Knoxville is covered in ice, and today I found myself at home with an unexpected and exceedingly rare day of “unscheduled closing” from the university. Having spent more than half the … Continue reading

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Podcasts I Listen to – Career-Related

Having covered Apple or Mac-Related podcasts in my previous post, I’m going to write a bit about my “Career” playlist in this post.  At least two of these podcasts aren’t explicitly about careers, but I group them together because many … Continue reading

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Podcasts I Listen To – Apple or Mac-Related

I listen to a lot of podcasts.  I’m currently using Overcast, an iOS app written by Marco Arment, creator of Instapaper, for nearly all my podcast listening.  I listen in my car via a Bluetooth to FM transmitter because my … Continue reading

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Why the Windows Tablet Concept Doesn’t Work For Me

I keep trying Windows tablets, both small and large, convertible and not, and I keep being disappointed in some way, even if, at the time, it’s hard to put my finger on why. After spending a few months trying to like … Continue reading

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Overcast: A Podcast Client Review

Marco Arment, developer of Instapaper, blogger, podcaster, coffee nerd, etc, has released a new app called Overcast for the iPhone.  I hadn’t planned on writing a short review of this app until I used it to listen to the latest … Continue reading

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Saying Goodbye after 17 Great Years

I haven’t mentioned my employer by name on my blog, mainly to make it clear that when I express opinions about things, I’m only speaking for myself.  I’m going to break with that habit today, because I did one of … Continue reading

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Quick Geek Shout-out

Still have my nose firmly to the grindstone building my XenDesktop environment, although this was a light week due to some scheduling issues.  Turned out to be a good thing because it gave me some time to catch up on … Continue reading

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