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incandescent light bulb
Today is Thomas Edison's birthday. He was an inventor - truly inventing the phonograph, but he was also able to improve upon, mass produce, and popularize many other technological advancements. The media, the workplace, medicine, and the Internet would be vastly different places without Edison....

Thank You - Facebook 400
Thanks to all of our friends We passed 400 friends on Facebook last night! We really don't care about reaching stratospheric numbers to the point where we have to have a "Facebook Department" and slow-moving policies that tend to go along with that. We love Facebook. We love our friends. We love...

#80 Donald Driver Jersey
Yesterday, as you may know, Donald Driver - the all-time leader in receptions and receiving yards for the Green Bay Packers retired. He had a great send-off with luminaries including everyone from Packers legend Bart Starr to Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker. The accolades and tears were flowing,...

Happy Birthday, Rick Astley
You might not be familiar with the term "Internet Meme" but it is basically something that spreads quickly on the Internet. One of the most famous memes is the "Rick Roll". Rickrolling became popular in 2007. We aren't going to trick you into clicking on any Rick Astley videos, but we will give you...

Atari 1200XL
Before the iPod Touch, Playstation series, and Xbox - even before the Sega Genesis and Nintendo Entertainment System - there was the Atari 2600. Many of you older gamers out there learned about video games - and then computers - from Atari's arcade games and home console. The founder of Atari (as...

Happy Birthday, Facebook
On February 4th, 2004, everyone's favorite social network Facebook started! As you probably know, it started out with college students in Harvard and quickly grew to other colleges and into the general purpose social network we have today. Facebook now has over 1 Billion users - half of whom log...

Your Windows computer may have come with a free-trial of an anti-virus program. You may have seen a great deal on an anti-virus suite. You are really better off deleting those trials and not spending a nickel on these products. Modern operating systems like Windows 8 and Mac OS X Mountain Lion have...

Original Mac
January 24th, 1984 (two days after the epic Super Bowl ad), the original Mac was released. The original Mac was not embraced by geeks to the level of the current generation of MacBook Pro, MacBook Air and iMac - but it influenced everything up until today. What was your first Mac? When did you...

Stillmank Brewing Company
Here are a few interesting things going on with Wisco Disco from Stillmank Brewing Company Stillmank Beer Co. grows from homebrewing college days Wisco Disco Party @ Mackinaw's Places where you can buy Wisco Disco

iPhone 5 Camera Photo
Search engines love text. If you think about it logically, computers can read and even interpret text. However, it's much more difficult to interpret a photo or image. Pictures are truly "worth a thousand words" to people, and we encourage website maintainers to utilize images effectively. We have...

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