Personal Reflections

Palm Announces New Device Today

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It’ll be interesting to see where this leads. Can’t help but think that this is related to the impending iPhone release.     http://investor.palm.com/releaseDetail.cfm?ReleaseID=246144   News Media, Industry and Financial Analysts Invited to Live Video Webcast SUNNYVALE, Calif., May 29, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Jeff Hawkins, founder of Palm, Inc. (Nasdaq:PALM), will host a live […]

Digital Life

Article and thoughts

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A little story about the iPhone, particularly about its upcoming release, but also exploring its Seattle connections. My favorite part, though, is the writer calling Bill Gates the “Simon Cowell of the software world”.   Though the iPhone brings forth some serious geek lust in me, I just can’t see springing for this anytime soon. […]

Tech

Computer Science

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I have explored computers deeply, I guess. I have studied Unix, FORTRAN, COBOL, and C. Just as importantly, I know what all this stuff is, which makes me a bit geeky. However, it was never my passion. All the way back in junior high, when I made a great deal of noise about wanting to […]

Personal Reflections

Sorrow

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My life has been one long intersection with sorrow. Sadly, this is not so much because sorrow has sought me out as that I have desperately clung to it. My journey with misery is mostly my own doing; my own foolish reliance on tearing apart my past. I do not understand my need for this, […]

Tech

Geeked Out Lawnmower

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For the geek who doesn’t have quite everything.     Compare Prices: Lawnbott Evolution Automatic Robotic Lawn Mower DESC: The Lawnbott Evolution is the most advanced robotic lawn mower on the market today. Capable of handling 33,000 fq. ft. (more than a acre lot) and slopes of up to 27 degrees. The Evolution is so […]

Poetry

Night

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A mind moves beneath the calm. time’s unable to truly calm the winds. Stillness fleeting, not withering, yet stunted. Never towering, yet amazingly alive amist hostile winds. Dreaming of quiet pastures which I fear.

Personal Reflections

Statistical Thoughts

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I was in a webinar recently which sited some statistics, and gave details into the sampling methods. What struck me most was their reliance on telephone polls. Not unusual at all, but my brain being what it is, I had to wonder if telephone polls are truly valid anymore. How many people, in today’s age, […]