Monthly Archives: July 2014

Article: Democrat Warns Data Caps Could Undermine Net Neutrality

Democrat Warns Data Caps Could Undermine Net Neutrality http://www.nationaljournal.com/tech/democrat-warns-data-caps-could-undermine-net-neutrality-20140729 The Flip Side Of Net Neutrality.  So far Time Warner hasn’t instituted data caps for my home Internet but Comcast could change that in the future. Posted from WordPress for Android … Continue reading

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Ten Choices You Will Regret In 10 Years | The Mind Unleashed

http://themindunleashed.org/2014/05/ten-choices-will-regret-10-years.html I needed these ten reminders. My fifth decade starts in the third quarter of this year. No time like now. Posted from WordPress for Android via my Samsung smartphone. Please excuse any misspellings. Ciao, Jon

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Article: Chromecast turns one: why this small streaming stick became such a big deal

Chromecast turns one: why this small streaming stick became such a big deal http://gigaom.com/2014/07/24/chromecast-turns-one-why-this-small-streaming-stick-became-such-a-big-deal/ Happy Birthday Chromecast! Best $35 I ever spent.  I’m looking forward to the updates promised in the article above. Posted from WordPress for Android via my … Continue reading

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Afternoon Dragons with Tea

Some of my favorites from a post at Tor.com today entitled “Picturing Dragons”

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Article: What happens to your online accounts when you die?

What happens to your online accounts when you die? http://www.apnewsarchive.com/2014/Digital-afterlife:-What-happens-to-your-email,-other-accounts-when-you-die-and-don’t-specify?%2Fid-07bd94e6e92c4333bb8f4dd1bfe7e844 I need to read my Terms of Service more closely.  I had planned on passing on my password archive to my descendants but that may actually be prevented according to … Continue reading

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Loving Your Neighbor, Even the One You Hate

Originally posted on As a Matter of Fancy:
Jews, Moslems and Christians all revere the first five books of the Bible. Many use Deuteronomy 19:21, “Show no pity: life for life, eye for eye, tooth for tooth, hand for hand,…

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Can’t Phone Home

I dialed a phone number yesterday that I’ve had memorized all my life … literally.  It’s the phone number I grew up with.  It was the first phone number I learned.  I dialed it from my work phone, and it … Continue reading

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