Technology

Verizon Embraces Google’s Android
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It is premature to remove Verizon from the list of anti-tech companies, but this is certainly a step in the right direction. In yet another sudden shift, Verizon Wireless plans to support Google’s (GOOG) new software platform for cell phones and other mobile devices. Verizon Wireless had been

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Technology

The Most Anti-Tech Organizations in America
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Excellent article @ PCWorld written by Mark Sullivan on the 5 most anti-tech organizations in America. History is replete with examples of products, companies, and industries that fail to adapt and adopt to new technology. These 5 will be next. From PCWorld by Mark Sullivan Their names keep coming up over

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Politics

34 Scripts and Ideas for Getting Back at Telemarketers
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The Federal Trade Commission has just slapped Do Not Call Registry offenders with $7.7 million worth of penalties. With a figure like that, it’s clear that telemarketers are finding that boundaries are a problem. But that doesn’t mean you have to take their abuse — fight

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Culture

100 Oldest .com domains
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Came across this list of the 100 oldest .com domain names by registry date. What I wouldn’t give for a time machine! 1. 15-Mar-1985 SYMBOLICS.COM 2. 24-Apr-1985 BBN.COM 3. 24-May-1985 THINK.COM 4. 11-Jul-1985 MCC.COM 5. 30-Sep-1985 DEC.COM 6. 07-Nov-1985 NORTHROP.COM 7. 09-Jan-1986

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Technology
IMAP for Gmail!

IMAP for Gmail!
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Finally! To get started, you must first enable IMAP in your Gmail settings. To enable IMAP in your Gmail account: Log in to your Gmail account. Click Settings at the top of any Gmail page. Click Forwarding and POP/IMAP. Select Enable IMAP. Configure your IMAP client* and click Save

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Technology

Tech Trends for 2007
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Tom Giles from BusinessWeek explores the top tech trends for 2007. The article briefly discusses IPTV and the need to “keep it simple”. This is certainly easier said than done. With IPTV service providers anxious to differentiate their offerings from cable or satellite, the last thing they want

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Technology

AT&T the T-1000 of Corporations
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Colbert hits the nail on the head during his historical diagram of the history of AT&T. So sad to see my “favorite” wireless company disappearing. Too bad they can’t improve their customer service as easily as changing names. [youtube]F4sAkpx7G9s[/youtube]

Ryan Petty
Ryan Petty
Technology