April 2010

I just posted my review of Christopher Hitchens’ new book “Hitch 22” over at Amazon.com. This is what I wrote: Must read. No excuses. Let’s get the most important bit out of the way first. You ought to read this book. If you love good, insightful, literate, compelling writing then you must read it. You…

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Half an hour from now I’m starting another burst of travel. Tonight I fly from SFO to JFK (trying out the United p.s. service for the first time), so that I can attend the Cloud Expo at the Javits. On Wednesday I’m taking the Acela up to Boston, where I’ll be staying until Sunday. Back…

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Must-read (& widely-tweeted) piece by @rlove on iPad/iPhone v. Android approaches to memory allocation and task mgmt: http://bit.ly/aFyt6X # Just took "Which Crazy Writer Are You?" and got: Edgar Allan Poe! Try it âž” http://cli.gs/dsjXp # After four(!) repairs, HP decides to give me a new laptop. But they fix&return the bad one and then…

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