Fanfare For A Progressive Rock Giant

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Keith Emerson’s show has ended I’ll never forget my introduction to Progressive Rock the very first time I heard Emerson, Lake and Palmer. My brother-in-law David was then, and remains today, the most serious audiophile I have ever known. He…

SCOTUS Declines To Hear Apple Appeal

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Apple must payout eBook settlement Earlier in the week, the news headline, “SCOTUS declines to hear Apple appeal” caught me by surprise. Though I am not a lawyer skilled in such matters, common sense sure seemed to infer that this…

Uber And Lyft Apps Drive Disruption

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Ridesharing transforms ground transportation I continue to be impressed with the whole Uber and Lyft apps ridesharing phenomena. There has never been a more profound example of “Creative Destruction” in the history of modern business. Men and women everywhere in…

iPhones Spawn Killer Apps

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Apple’s iOS Platform lets apps rule mobile lifestyle Very few people attending MacWorld in January of 2007 could have predicted the extent to which iPhones spawn killer apps. When Steve Jobs described Apple’s new initiative to the assembled crowd at…

PageMaker And Macintosh

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Aldus delivered the first Macintosh Killer App 1985 was the year a small software company named Aldus launched a page layout application called PageMaker and Macintosh as a sustainable computer platform was assured. It’s hard to believe that the first…

Apple Is Right On iPhone Security

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4th Amendment protects from unreasonable Search & Seasures In spite of the loud calls from the political class for Apple to bow to the will of the government regarding the San Bernardino iPhone 5C, Apple is right on iPhone security…