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Google Chrome OS: The unnecessary operating system

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September 1, 2009
An alleged screenshot of Google's Chrome OS. No way to know if it's real or not.

There has been an amazing amount of hype about Chrome, Google’s upcoming operating system. Before I get into this column let’s look at what Google says Chrome is: Google Chrome OS is an open source, lightweight operating system that will initially be targeted at netbooks. Later this year we will open-source its code, and...
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5 reasons why I love Mac OS X Snow Leopard!

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August 28, 2009
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Last Tuesday I got an email from Apple saying that I could order Mac OS X Snow Leopard and have it delivered by today. Since I planned to buy it anyway, I hopped on the offer since it meant free shipping too. So instead of having to drive to the nearest Apple store (which...
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Happy Trails!

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June 20, 2009
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Well as the saying goes…all good things must come to an end. And so it is with this iteration of ExtremeTech and with my involvement with the site. It’s been a fantastic 8 years (wow! 8 years? unreal!) and we’ve all come a long, long way. If you weren’t already aware, changes are afoot...
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5 reasons why World of Warcraft doesn’t suck

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May 20, 2009
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A while back I barked about why I thought World of Warcraft sucked. Well I’m happy to report that some (but not all) of my complaints have been answered by Blizzard. In fact, World of Warcraft doesn’t suck nearly as much as it used to and here’s why. #5 Cold Weather Flying At Level...
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The Great Linux Mint Political Train Wreck

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May 1, 2009
The Great Linux Mint Political Train Wreck

I got an email from a reader a few days ago and he pointed me to a blog entry by the developer of Linux Mint, one of the most popular Linux distributions. I did a review of it recently and came to the conclusion that it’s pretty darn good for anybody interested in Linux...
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Distrohopping in VMWare and Parallels

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March 10, 2009
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A long time ago I used to actually use a separate computer to install and test Linux distributions. I even built some of the boxes that I used to do the testing with but these days I mostly do my work on Macs. I know, I know...I've become a lame Apple whore. Along the...
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Amazon Kindle 2 Review

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March 1, 2009
Amazon Kindle 2 Review

In my last column I talked about what made me buy a Kindle 2. This week I want to share my impressions of the Kindle 2 after finally buying one. My overall feelings about the Kindle 2 are positive but there are some problems and drawbacks with it that I couldn’t help but notice....
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Amazon Kindle App Review

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March 1, 2009
Amazon Kindle App for the iPhone 3G and iPod Touch

In my review of the Kindle 2 I mentioned that rumors were swirling about Amazon possibly releasing a Kindle app for the iPhone and iPod Touch. Well those rumors turned out to be true as I found this morning when I looked in the app store and found the Kindle for iPhone app! Yep,...
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5 Reasons Why I Bought a Kindle 2

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February 20, 2009
Amazon Kindle 2

The Kindle 2 was officially announced last week and I finally decided it was time to get one. Here are some of the goodies listed on Amazon’s site about the Kindle 2: Slim: Just over 1/3 of an inch, as thin as most magazines Lightweight: At 10.2 ounces, lighter than a typical paperback Wireless:...
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Fart Wars: iFart Mobile Versus the Ultimate Fart Machine

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January 9, 2009
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Flatulence is a universal thing. We all pass gas because we’re human and when we’re not doing it then we’re getting ready to do it by consuming more food and having that food do its thing in our digestive system. So it’s no surprise that flatulence has arrived with a vengeance on the iPhone,...
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