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First Week Conclusion: The iPad was designed to be an Amazon Kindle killer

April 13th, 2010 · 10 Comments · Technology

After my first week with the iPad, I’m still pondering the most basic question, “What is the primary purpose and vision of the iPad?” I’m on my first trip with the iPad and I can’t quite figure out how it fits into my array of gadgets. The obvious answers include: an eReader, an Internet device, […]

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Book Review: “Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us” by Daniel H. Pink

April 6th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Technology

“Motivation is simple. You eliminate those who are not motivated.” ~Lou Holtz While I give credit for Lou Holtz being a great college football coach, I don’t completely agree with the above quote. After reading Daniel H. Pink’s book Drive: The Surprising Truth About What Motivates Us I believe we must first make sure we’re […]

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The Apple iPad: First Impressions

April 4th, 2010 · 2 Comments · Technology

As someone who remembers the excitement of upgrading from an Apple II+ to and Apple IIe – and just about every Apple device since then – I think it speaks volumes when I report that the new iPad completely exceeds my expectations for an Apple device. Considering the hype and online buzz that has been […]

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