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Starbucks Squarepants!

My daughter said this while we were at Starbucks… I couldn’t resist starting this post on my phone. I like to write some stuff on my phone, then keep working on the post on wordpress from a desktop. I usually keep it as a draft for months 🙂 . Sponge-Bob-Square-Pants is Silly, but I would […]

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To Mac or not to Mac …

I have played with MacOS, mostly in a VM, or on a Dell mini (I call it “iDell mini”), it does run snow leopard. What I like about MacOS and Macintoshes: BSD Unix in the back-end, I can still use the console when I need to. Reminds me of my Ubuntu Linux. The hardware is […]

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8-digit phone numbers in Qatar!

On the 28th of July 2010, all of Qatar’s phone numbers will have an extra digit. My phone number was “special” When I first got it in the mid 90s, it was a 6-digit phone number with no two digits alike, starting with 5 since that was the only number used for mobiles. A few […]

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25 Years!

I tweeted a reply about it being 25 years since I got my first computer. He asked what it was about, and I didn’t know. Remembering a computer 25 years ago is a sign that I’m getting old, forgetting why I tweeted is another one. My first computer was an Atari 800XL in 1985 (similar […]

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