Posts in the Category: Fun

Techies and sports!?

By Posted in - Fun on August 10th, 2009 0 Comments

It’s a well-known fact that developers are problem-solvers. We live for problems, find solace in equations, get enveloped in logical puzzles. It’s only natural that our talents would be carried outside of our jobs into our daily social

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Rebranding a giant…

By Posted in - Fun on July 30th, 2009 0 Comments

Starbucks Coffee’s latest move has a lot of baristas shaking their heads. If you haven’t heard, the skinny is: The company has launched a new brand of coffee shops, 15th Avenue Coffee and Tea

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Apple, You Had Me At, "Hello"

By Posted in - Fun on June 10th, 2009 0 Comments

I still remember that wonder day mid-2004 when I made my first truly new Apple purchase, a 12″ PowerBook G4 to replace the 12″ iBook G3 I’d been using for a few years. The aluminum was sturdy, showing no fingerprints, the keys felt firm under my fingers

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Long live the 80s!… and calculator watches

By Posted in - Fun on May 15th, 2009 0 Comments

When I was a kid, I used to be the king of watches. From weather-forecasting barometer watches to flip-face Ninja Turtle watches, I had to have them. However, perhaps my favorite of them all was this little gem that I happened to come across…

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The Beach at its Best

By Posted in - Fun on April 30th, 2009 0 Comments

April 4 could not come soon enough! It was the day that we would journey down to the white sandy beaches of the Florida panhandle. We all were giddy as we picked up our key fobs for the condo

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My Dog Max

By Posted in - Fun on April 10th, 2009 0 Comments

Today is my wife’s birthday. Her name is Elly, and we’ve been married for seven months now. Lately, we’ve been talking about getting a dog. “Think of it as a prerequisite to having children,” she says

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Fashionable Lunch, A Fun Affair

By Posted in - Fun on March 1st, 2009 0 Comments

On Wednesday, Boxwood Bistro hosted a Fashionable lunch to support Mercy Children’s Clinic. For a donation to the clinic, guests were served a delicious lunch while models showed off the latest fashions for spring. The clothing included everything from li

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Mardi Gras

By Posted in - Fun on February 20th, 2009 0 Comments

Fat Tuesday is upon us. For some people this might not mean much but for others Mardi Gras marks Carnival’s climatic ending. These celebrations are traditions in the United States in cities such as New Orleans and Mobile and around the world in places suc

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5 Things You Don't Know about Twitter

By Posted in - Fun on February 11th, 2009 0 Comments

Okay okay. Before you roll your eyes…
Raise your eyelids and open your mouth … that’s it… now you look surprised. And you should.

If you’re not Tweeting (slang for making Twitter posts), you could be misisng out on a novel and (somewhat) effective

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