Monthly Archives - September 2009

Whoa.

Researchers at M.I.T. are hard at work on an electronic eyeball chip that could be in use in three years. Like I said, Whoa.  The article said that too, [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 24, 2009

We’re So Great, We’re So Fine, We’re the Class of Sixty-Nine!

I just had the novel pleasure of attending my wife’s 40th (am I allowed to say that?) high school reunion.  Funny things, reunions. You go to your 5th or [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 21, 2009

End of an Era

I live most of the year in South Bend, Indiana.  Most folks, at least those of a certain age, associate South Bend, Indiana with one of two things: [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 17, 2009

“What I see is the grandeur of creation, however it got there.”

Those were the words of Hubble Space Telescope senior scientist David Leckrone, noting how the newly refurbished space telescope’s images don’t just show science, but “can evoke a [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 9, 2009

Whatever You Do, Don’t Tell Anyone…

… that you plan to leverage your synergies to reach out to customers. ‘Cause leverage, synergy and reach out have been tabbed as being among the most overused words [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 3, 2009

Apparently Good Software Isn’t the Only Way to Increase Productivity

Today we learn at MSN’s MoneyCentral that productivity in the 2nd quarter rose at “the fastest rate in 6 years” at a robust 6.6% annual rate.  On the surface, [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 2, 2009

“On My Honor…”

As further proof of the Web’s ubiquity, as if any were needed, we learn that the latest edition of the Boy Scout Handbook has been restructured to include [...]


Posted By Comments: 0 0Post Date: September 1, 2009