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Niel Young: “While I am angry still, what I could not understand was why?” Er, let me give you a clue….

The short answer is still best summed up by Larry Frates commenting on Niel Young’s behavior:  "It’s all about you, Neil" And his assumptions are wrong to boot. The news in my local area is that there is a new talk radio show, The Tom Brown Show. Being that it is a late night / …

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This is simply extraordinary. We are supercharging the abilities of our species.

It’s an "open hardware project." All it takes is what we humans do best…sharing information. Go HERE and watch the short video. It blows my mind, what these guys are doing. So-called "open hardware technology": "Industrial productivity can be achieved on a small scale." With "open source hardware, our goal is a repository of published design …

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Vindicated.

Well, it’s nice to put closure on things from time to time.  First off,  time to close a chapter on a bit of a tiff: I have received an apology from Pat Hynes concerning this and it has been accepted.  Further, my friend has also accepted a contrite apology from Pat as well.  As our …

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