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The Agony and the Ecstasy of a Call for Action

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2012
by on Playing Around

Caveat: The Agony and the Ecstasy of Steve Jobs isn’t really about Steve Jobs. Oh sure, he’s mentioned. There’s a comparatively brief slice of Mike

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What Parents Can Learn from Beavis and Butt-head

Sunday, October 30th, 2011
by on Living Around

Beavis and Butt-head are back. The cartoon aired on MTV from 1993 to 1997 and had parents up in arms. These were the days before

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Putting a Ding in the Universe*: Mission Accomplished

Sunday, October 9th, 2011
by on Living Around

The year was 1992 (or was it 1993?). I was five. Ish. My parents had just bought my brother’s first computer. I know it was

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iPlastic—Seeking Perfection Under the Knife

Wednesday, August 31st, 2011
by on Living Around

We are the iGeneration. We are all too familiar with the iPod, the iPad, iHome and the like, but the “i” extends beyond our electronics

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e-Reading and More with the New York Public Library

Tuesday, August 9th, 2011
by on Reading Around

While reading on-the-go has always been popular, especially in cities like New York, where most people are catching up on magazine subscriptions, newspapers, and the

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Train

The Dating Game: Just a Kiss on the R Train

Sunday, July 24th, 2011
by on Living Around

tygerlily is giving it 40 dates—or less, she hopes—to find Mr. Right. Join her on “date” Number 6. He smelled like trees. I smelled like

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Tech Tidbytes: Coming to You This Fall—
Improvements to iDevices

Saturday, June 18th, 2011
by on Living Around

Now that you’ve fully digested all that iCloud information (“MobileMe Users, Read This; Not a MobileMe User? Read This Anyway!”), it’s time for the next

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Tech Tidbytes: MobileMe Users, Read This
Not a MobileMe User? Read This Anyway!

Friday, June 10th, 2011
by on Living Around

Do you have a MobileMe account (@me.com)? Then you probably got an email from Apple last Tuesday that you most likely skimmed through but didn’t

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