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TUAW and Engadget #tuaw4ever

The saddest news about Aol. shutting down TUAW today is that TUAW has finally lost the battle against Engadget. Don’t get me wrong. Engadget is great. Weblogs, Inc. was built upon the success of Engadget. Engadget was a blogging machine … Continue reading

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Why I left…

… Fordham University in 2006: Jason Calacanis offered me the position of Managing Editor for Netscape.com. … Netscape in 2007: AOL had fired or lost all their great upper management and were being run by two people who didn’t know … Continue reading

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My Google Account split-personality nightmare (aka my one big minus for Google+)

I really want to love Google+ but there’s one thing that is keeping me from doing so: my Google Account split-personality nightmare. The early adopter problem See, I’m an early adopter and I’ve always been a bit of a tinkerer … Continue reading

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R.I.P. Propeller (formerly known as the New Netscape)

In 2005, my current boss, Brian Alvey, and my former boss, Jason Calacanis, sold Weblogs, Inc to AOL. At the time, I was the lead blogger for The Unofficial Apple Weblog and co-host of TV Squad‘s Lost Podcast with my … Continue reading

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No More Comments

I‘ve just turned off all comments on this site. I’ve been loosely following the comment wars of 2010 (see here, here, here, and here) and while to a certain degree it’s all a very yawnable pissing match between Gruber* and … Continue reading

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The iPad will not destroy the Kindle; It will strengthen Amazon UPDATE

Even before the iPad was officially announced, so-called pundits and tech-prognosticators were declaring that Apple’s long-rumored tablet device would “destroy” Amazon’s Kindle. Amazon, I’m sure, doesn’t see the iPad as a challenge to the Kindle, but rather as yet another … Continue reading

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Liveblogging Jackson

In case you haven’t noticed, I’ve been basically live-blogging my son Jackson’s life since he arrived 17 days ago. I don’t plan on stopping this at all. I’ve set up a Jackson, Year 1 photoset on Flickr (added as a … Continue reading

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