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Jeffrey Powers
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Youtube Creator, Podcaster, Musician, Lost Soul.
Youtube Creator, Podcaster, Musician, Lost Soul.

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2006 – The book iWoz: from Computer Geek to Cult Icon: How I Invented the Personal Computer, Co-founded Apple and had Fun Doing it. (*WHEW!*) came out. It was a book that was written to dispel some of the rumors and misconceptions on many different…
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1998– In 3 years since it’s inception, eBay grew to be a powerful auction site. Therefore, eBay decided to go public. They offered 9 million shares on NASDAQ starting at $18 a share. When all is said and done, they closed the day at $47.375. This Day in…
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1999 – Its considered the one of the earliest publishing tools, Blogger personal website publishing system by Pyra Labs was released. The software was co-founded by Evan Williams and Meg Hourihan. The Blogger code was re-written in 2002 and in 2003,…
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1999 – an ebay user (litterally) puts 500 pounds of Marijuana on the auction block. The auction itself hits up to 10 million dollars. eBay finds out and pulls down the auction, but it does say something for the power of illegal drugs over the internet.…
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1994 – Microsoft releases the second version of the Windows NT OS – Windows NT 3.5 in two flavors; NT Workstation and NT Server. This replaced NT 3.1 and was the first Windows NT version to have a Server and Workstation version. NT 3.5 integrated Winsock…
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1954 – Fortran is a blend from the IBM Mathematical Formula Translating System that started as the assembly language for the IBM 704. A general-purpose, procedural programming language that is suited to numeric computation and scientific computing. This…
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As our smartphones have become more powerful, so have their photography abilities. These days you can capture some truly amazing shots on a smartphone. Shots that weren’t possible just a few years ago. So now that smartphones are such powerhouse…
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2011 – Netflix CEO Reed Hastings made one of the biggest blunders of 2011 when he announced not only was the DVD section of Netflix getting a new name, but also that section was up for sale. Qwikster brought a lot of attention rapidly for two reasons – 1.…
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Here’s a development in robot vacuums that I didn’t foresee. Sure, I knew they would get smarter and more powerful, maybe even have a longer battery life, but I never saw this coming. Coral is now taking pre-orders for its very first product, the Coral…
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The @VIZIO 36 inch Premium Home Theater Sound Bar with @Dolby Atmos #hometheater #gear #soundbar #geekout #podcast

VIZIO announced their new line of Home Theater Sound Bar systems with Dolby Atmos. I’ve had the 36 inch home theater for the last month, learning more about this great system and all the features it offers. I paired it with my VIZIO 50 inch TV to use the…
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