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Hey, the Steve Jobs movie called. They didn't want me for my acting.
Last January the Steve Jobs movie came to town and called me up. I was leaving work one day when I got a phone call from a guy named Todd Marks. He said he was on the crew of a new movie about Steve Jobs. He said they're film...
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So many choices of Pi?!
I've seen the Raspberry Pi, Pi 2, Intel Edison, and Cotton Candy. This is the first I learned of Banana Pi, Orange Pi, and Radxa.
2015 has only just started and my previous post: Raspberry Pi Rivals: New arrivals needs an update. Here's what's new with the latest Pi competitors.
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omg.. there is no one in the stands?  What was the attendance numbers for this mess.  The massive indy stands can make even a decent size crowd look small but this seems a bit vacant.

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I have fond memories of msbay during that time.  I think I may still have the shirt Bradford gave me when we were working on the Dom/Com agreement.  I remember running into you during one of those visits.  I remember thinking back then that if they have Knaster working on it, they cant be doing it wrong.    Oh, and btw... thanks for giving us $50K sponsorship money for WebEdge III.
Believe it or not, there was a time when Microsoft dominated and everybody else hated them (only half of which is true now). The Internet in its role as Great Disruptor helped turn that all around, starting in the late 1990s...
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oh, wow. I haven't thought of webedge for years! 
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3 things about our indicted ex governor Rick Perry -- 1) don't let the glasses fool you. 2) npr just announced he did not make the cut for the first "fox" "news" debate. 3) oops http://www.pbs.org/newshour/bb/much-first-gop-presidential-debate-matter/
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"if she was on broadway she would have pulled it out of her butt and won an Emmy."    LOL.  love your videos but you might wanna slow down a bit.

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Rut ro... Google plus app on the iphone made me post twice.... Can't wait til I can tell Siri to post an article for me.
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hey do you work in at&t wireless
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Ballmer look, acts, sounds and thinks like the grandfather on "Everybody Loves Raymond". I don't know who will play Steve Jobs in the upcoming movie but if he was a few years younger Peter Boyle could play Ballmer.
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You mean "a few years younger and still alive?" Sadly, Boyle passed in 2006.
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Computer stuff... Apple Evangelism, Web and iPHone Development, and Businesssssss
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  • AM4A
    Executive Director, 2013 - present
    AM4A is Austin TX Makers 4 Africa. As executive director and founder of Non-Profit organization created to organize the technical makers in Austin and Texas to provide remote Tech Support for Juba University in South Sudan and other Maker/Hacker Spaces in Africa.
  • AT&T Wireless
    2011 - 2012
    ITAC engineer for Network Operations Center, AT&T Wifi Systems (aka Wayport)
  • Social Moblity Inc., WebEdge, Inc. and LaunchPadCoworking.com
    Computer stuff... Apple Evangelism, Web and iPHone Development, and Businesssssss, 2007 - 2013
    Evangelist or Developer relations for iPhone App For finding lost and missing children.
  • WebEdge, Inc., Social Mobility, Inc., LaunchPad Coworking LLC, Friedrich Software Resources (Google), Heath Zenith Computers (Bull Group NH and Zenith Data Systems), Apple Computer, Inc., DoDots.com, 4D Software (ASUS), Starnine (Quarterdeck), Oklahoma City Housing Authority, Baylor University, Texas A&M, American Airlines, Superconducting Super Collider Laboratory, Idea Labs (JPL), Publishing on Demand, Personal Computer Support Group (PCSG), Compro Computers, MacShack Inc., Advanced Telecomputing Corp (ATC), HyperHelp, Mr MacHead, Big Hit Internet Productions, Tomium software, Intertainer, Inc., PageOne Venture Capital,
    1994 - 2013
    Owner - Macintosh Web Development and Conferences
  • Apple Inc.
    Evangelist for Web Products and Rhapsody, 1992 - 1998
    3.5 years in Austin Supporting A/UX, Apples first Unix. 2 years in Cupertino as Consulting Engineer for Online Communications Group managing Apples first web masters, 3 years in Evangelism or Developer relations. Also worked as product manager for Personal web server in MacOS8 and Liason to NeXT for WebObjects.
  • Heathkit
    Systems Engineer, 1988 - 1992
    Helped to build the Systems Operation Control Center at American Airlines and the Super Conducting Super Collider in Dallas/Ft Worth.
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Austin Texas
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Cupertino, CA - Santa Monica CA - New Orleans, Harlingen TX, San Jose, Cupertino, CA, Ft Worth TX, Tacoma Washington, Incerlik AFB, Ogden Utah, Baton Rouge LA, Oklahoma City, Berkeley CA, Oakland CA, Campbell CA, - Adana Turkey - Ogden Utah - Tacoma, Washington - Midwest City Oklahoma - Dallas TX - Waco, TX
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Technology Evangelist and technology Branding consultant with solid technical background.
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Mildly famous for putting up the first Apple web page, managing Apples early webmasters, building developer relations programs and creating WebEdge, the first Macintosh Web Development Conferences.
Education
  • Baylor University
    MBA, 1982 - 1983
  • Baylor University (BBA), Midwest City High School, Central State University of Oklahoma (MBA), Oklahoma State Technical University (CS), Rose State College, NorthWestern University, University of Pennsylvania, MIT, University of Texas, Network General Sniffer University
    1978 - 1982
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carldec, winterbear, network bear
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HackerThings: Products for the discerning hacker
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10 Unusual Things I Didn’t Know About Steve Jobs
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The House That First Inspired Steve Jobs
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MacMost Now 630: Creating Alarms, Reminders and Timers with Siri
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5 Artists You Should Know In 2011 : NPR
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It was hard to keep up with all the great music this year. Catch up with these under-the-radar acts.

Nest thermostat teardown reveals ARM Cortex A8 CPU, ZigBee support
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Three Out of Four Mobile Developers Writing for iOS First
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The Future of the Camera
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First it was smartphones integrating cameras. Could we be about to see the inverse - cameras integrating smartphone technology? That's the c

2002 to 2012: Ten ways F1 has improved in ten years - F1 Fanatic
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Bin those rose-tinted glasses: Ten years ago we had a one-sided championship, dreary races and a shrinking grid. Here's how F1 has improved.

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Four short links: 13 December 2011 - O'Reilly Radar
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Newton's Notebooks Digitised -- wonderful for historians, professional and amateur. I love (a) his handwriting; (b) the pages full of long

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