Category Archives: innovation

Greetings Officefighter

In the beginning you were a Starfighter, recruited by the Star League to defend the Frontier against Xur and the Ko-Dan armada… well, actually the beginning was something much simpler, something more like Space Invaders. Space Invaders was a classic, … Continue reading

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How traditional IT skills are becoming irrelevant

I hope those who know me wouldn’t peg me as an alarmist. So take my title with a grain of salt but also, because of that same optimism, with a sense of sobriety. I’ve followed “cloud computing” for a while … Continue reading

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Life, Love and Personal Fulfillment in the Amazon

No, this has nothing to do with strange anthropological experiences it’s even more fascinating… I watched a great video from iTunes U (my new favorite pastime) and it made two (of many) interesting points; Wal*Mart, which would be China’s 8th … Continue reading

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iPhone’s Safari – not for geeks

I was watching a presentation on my iPhone on implementation of MapReduce for multi-core and multi-processor systems… You can find out more about it at the project’s website. Before you go.. note the “~christos” part of the URL. In UNIX-speak … Continue reading

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Quick Inspiration for Apple

Just a quick post before the holidays, I’ll be traveling quite a bit so we’ll see how everything holds up. While planning out this trip, I was thinking about making a “My Maps” Google map. I tried this technique while … Continue reading

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