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Interesting news to start the week...
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This seems like a bad idea, actually. If I were Samsung or HTC, I'd start to get nervous if about whether I'd be getting the newest and best Android features at the same time as, say, Motorola...
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Would be kinda nice to be able to delete people from the "Suggestions" page...
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No, I'm using Safari. Found the option I'm looking for, not sure if I missed it before or it got added, but there is a "remove" option now in the circles page so I'm good.
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There were at least 150 spiders on the building facade...
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- 1. more than once.

bugs freak me out. yes i know it's irrational. they still freak me out. creepy things.
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eBooks for the loss... Saw that the latest Dresden Files book is out, so went to order a copy. I can get the hardcover cheaper from Amazon than the Kindle edition! Sure, the real value in a book is the content, but really guys...
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My tipping point in favor of Kindle was when I started re-reading the Baroque Cycle (3x 1000+ page books). I usually get books from the library; but I'd never finish any one of the three in the 3 weeks I'd be able to take it for (ok, 6w with the renewal). And, the thought trying to balance 5+ lbs of paper on one hand didn't appeal either. I've been happy with this use case ... big mother books easily carried in digital form.

Having said that, anything with maps, charts, pictures, etc; ie graphical detail; IMO Kindle won't cut it. I still intend to get most of the books I'll read from the LIbrary. My intended use for the Kindle is just the big monsters that take a while to read. Alas, Shelby Foote's Civil War series isn't available on Kindle....
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Another successful Macbook HD transplant...
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I saw some of that game. It was a bit hard for me to see given the glare from the sun shining in the window next to the TV. The US women really dominated.
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    BSEE, 1984 - 1988
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    MSEE, 1988 - 1991
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