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Ken Harbit (Pogi)
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The title of my site comes from a program my wife developed at California State University, Fresno called "Never Stop Learning." Learning is essential to understanding the past, involvement in the present, and kindling for dreams of the future. We live in an Information Age where we can learn ...
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At the recent Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance no fewer than three Ford Mk IVs lined up, including the Le Mans and Sebring winning cars. We have expanded our article and gallery: http://www.ultimatecarpage.com/car/3406/Ford-Mk-IV.html
1967 Ford Mk IV: 79-shot gallery, full history and specifications
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Not comforting to know that your government is run on vintage tin and assembly language. 
A recently released Government Accountability Office report solved the mystery of the government's oldest computer, which surprisingly enough, isn't a *technically* a computer in the conventional sense. Even more surprisingly, *The Simpsons* accurately predicted the winner back in 1998.
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Awesome, just awesome. 
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The Lady Lovibond is the name given to a legendary schooner that is alleged to have been wrecked on the Goodwin Sands, off the Kent…
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What a great find
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John Blankenbaker's Kenbak-1 computer has been called 'the world's first commercially available personal computer', and a rare 1971 example is now being auctioned.
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One of the world's oldest commercial computers, Flossie, is restored back to working order by two enthusiasts in a barn in Kent.
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Once a month in the summer, a small parking lot on the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's campus transforms into a high-tech flea market known for its outlandish offerings. Tables overflow with antique radio equipment, some of it a century old. Visitors can buy a telescope that's the size of a cannon. One man has hauled in a NASA space capsule he owns.
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I see some great equipment. I see a 100 watt tube style Mac intosh amplifier clean clean clean by far the finest amplifier I ever got to use back in them good ol design days. 
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Vintage Technology
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Computer & Network Engineering ... History as hobby
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Birthday
April 7
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Married
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"Pogi!"
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Never Stop Learning
Introduction
“Tell me and I forget, teach me and I may remember, involve me and I learn.” ― Benjamin Franklin

My main interests are: Lifelong Learning, history (all categories), cars (for the teenager inside), and (my career) technology.

About Me - About My Career - About My Service to Country
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Worked on ARPAnet
Education
  • California State University Fresno
    BS in Business Information Systems, 2005
  • Fresno City College
    AS in Liberal Arts & General Business, 1999
  • University of Chicago
    Electrical Engineering, 1969 - 1970
  • University of Michigan
    2013 - 2013
    Internet History & Security
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