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A friend posted on Facebook this video of a baby using an iphone with the tag "If there was ever any doubt that the iPhone interface is so intuitive that a baby could use it, here's proof."I replied "The problem is the UI doesn't mature beyond that age group", to...

Couple of Hacker News/proggit articles worth combining today: "where my mouth is" and "RBS Mainframe Meltdown: A Year On". The first article is about a long-time LISP guy who has bet his company on using Clojure. The second is about how the Royal Bank of Scotland has had a complete...

There's been a ton of flap about some presentations made at TechCrunch "Disrupt", deservedly so. The "Titstare" presentation has generated the most backlash. There's also the "Circle Shake" presentation. ValleyWag has the details on them both, in case you haven't heard already.Enter these into the annals of now dozens of...

Once upon a time, long long ago -- i.e. 1995 -- rotisserie chicken was a huge business.The trend was started with Boston Chicken (now Boston Market). The idea was making a healthier, classier, more expensive alternative to fast food. The original founder of Boston Chicken bought the idea and franchised...

Earlier in the year, I bought my wife a Chromebook that we then returned because Citrix did not work for her on the Chromebook. I didn't use it much so... I decided to give one a try when I found myself without a laptop last week.But.. I returned it just...