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Choosing the Right Phone

I like gadgets a lot. If I could buy a new gadget every day, I would. Recently, I have had a number of people ask me what phone they should buy. That is a really tough question to ask without knowing more about the person, their needs, their current carrier, and their willingness to dish out money for a new phone. All of that being said, I have tried to condense my own internal logic into a set of steps that other can use (or criticize) when making a phone purchase decision.
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Random Microsoft Musing

When the next set of Internet business histories gets published, I think that a lot of people are going to look at the time period between 2000 and 2005 and conclude that it was a really important time for the development of Internet businesses. Yahoo! successfully re-established its cool and remade itself as a media company. Google emerged as a powerhouse. AskJeeves somehow made itself relevant again. eBay just kept growing and growing. And AOL continued to slide. Who’s missing from this account? Microsoft.
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