Month: August 2004

I just cancelled my Friendster account. I cancelled it because Friendster fired Joyce Park, who not only is a well-regarded PHP programmer and author of books on PHP, but has written extensively about blogging and business. So I was terminated …

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Holy moly- let me tell you about a PHENOMENAL house DJ in Chicago, Ed White. Ed honed his chops at the Univ. of Illinois and has a mastery of house that I really appreciate. DJ Ed White | Chicago He …

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Huh. This looks to be a really nice camera. It looks like a hybrid between the V1, the S85 and the F828. It has the lens of the V1, the handgrip and shutter release and mode selector of the F828, …

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No matter what Japan does, they cannot seem to mangage to learn English. It is a deep and wide problem stemming from (I believe) anything and everything including history (never having been colonized) as well as wealth (managing to become …

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Remember when Softbank went in with some other big lenders to buy Japan Telecom from Vodafone? Well Son-san is still focusing his laser-like attention on the fat to be cut from the NTT fees that just about everyone in Japan …

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