In my Nexus 7 initial impressions piece, posted over the weekend, I was a bit critical of Google Now. I made a point of carrying the Nexus 7 with me every day to see if Google Now would “learn” from my movements. I did not have an active WiFi signal during the day at work, […]
Thanks to my good friend Sarah Mattingly, I currently have a number of photos on display at The Java Shack in Arlington, Virginia. I am not sure how long the work will be displayed, but if you’re in the area, please stop by to check them out, and enjoy some coffee and light fare while […]
I still have a bad taste in my mouth because of the whole ordering and shipping experience. As expected, after the package bouncing around on UPS trucks for the better part of a week, the shipping box was pretty beat up. notice all the transfer stickers. UPS FAIL! [Deep breath] Ok. I finally have the Nexus 7 in […]
Since jumping off of social media, I have been reading more. Specifically, I have been reading books. In addition to revisiting the library, I resumed print subscriptions to The Washington Post and the Sunday New York Times. I still look at my fair share of news online, but there’s something really special, and a bit […]
MATTHEW HERBERT You can check out the rest of my Friday music posts by clicking the “now THIS is friday music” tag below, or you can see all of them arranged in my Springpad notebook.
So often people want, or demand, change — be it in our lives, in others, in the world. Unfortunately, a good number of people — and I include myself in that group — merely want change, but make no effort to change ourselves. As Gandhi so eloquently stated, Be the change that you want to […]
Order Placed Google stated in the announcement of the Nexus 7 that the tablet would be shipped/available “mid-July.” Google’s Order-Fulfillment Cluster F*ck As noted above, I placed my order on the Google Play store within 30 minutes of the announcement of the Nexus 7 at the Google I/O developer conference. A charge was authorized on my card. […]
QUADRON You can check out the rest of my Friday music posts by clicking the “now THIS is friday music” tag below, or you can see all of them arranged in my Springpad notebook.