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Mark Sumimoto
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I am Sumocat. Read my stuff at GottaBeMobile and Sumocat's Scribbles.
I am Sumocat. Read my stuff at GottaBeMobile and Sumocat's Scribbles.

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It's called "Sourcing," Bitch!
It's called "Sourcing," Bitch!

I've been seeing and engaged in several discussions on sourcing the past couple of weeks. Mostly about Apple, of course, but also about others, including Microsoft. Funny thing is most of these discussions focused on tech whe...

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Brain Hack
Brain Hack

I've been at a bit of a loss in describing the nature of my brain surgery (http://sumocat.blogspot.com/2014/06/like-i-need-hole-in-my-head.html) . It is corrective in that it improves my blood flow, but it is also pre-emptive because it is meant...

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Jacked up arms
Jacked up arms

When you go the hospital for brain surgery (http://sumocat.blogspot.com/2014/06/like-i-need-hole-in-my-head.html) , people warn you about headaches and that big scar on my cranium, but no one warned me how messed up my arms would look. I wen...

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Repeating Myself
Repeating Myself

So the main reason I stepped away from blogging was time being diverted to other activities, but realistically were I motivated to keep going, I would have made the time. And the reason I lack motivation is I've already said everything tha...

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Unmanned Drone
Unmanned Drone

Google showed off a prototype of their self-driving car (http://techcrunch.com/gallery/google-self-driving-car/) . It's a cute little thing built like a toy car. I wonder if we put little faces on our aerial unmanned drones if they'll be as ...

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Bringing Inking Back
Bringing Inking Back

It's been reported that Microsoft is returning to tablet basics and building a cross-platform strategy for digital inking (http://www.zdnet.com/coming-to-a-microsoft-surface-near-you-cross-platform-inking-7000029565/) . This is great n...

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Loyal soldiers
Loyal soldiers

So I watched Phase II of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (http://marvelcinematicuniverse.wikia.com/wiki/Phase_Two) , currently consisting of Iron Man 3, Thor: The Dark World, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, and I noticed a pattern. No...

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Breaking Ink
Breaking Ink

Quick note: as you may have noticed, there's a non-ink entry on the blog (http://sumocat.blogspot.com/2014/05/an-apple-iwatch.html) . Yes, finally, I've broken the ink format and it feels so good. No self-imposed space restrictions. No worryin...

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An Apple iWatch
An Apple iWatch A lot of speculation has been thrown out about an Apple smartwatch, known commonly as the iWatch. Many expect one to happen soon. One perennially wrong analyst has gone so far as to claim Apple only has 60 days left to do launch one (or die)...

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Good-Bye Pat, Hello Pip
Good-Bye Pat, Hello Pip

Something that happened during the break was our old friend Patty left us. And then was replaced. And then returned. And then left us for real.

So what happened was Patty went out one night... for 12 days. These were cold nights du...
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