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Long Emails? Call Them

MAY 4, 2010

Anyone who knows me, I am not a fan of using the phone. People know I am obsessed with email and look for ways to prevent people from calling me. But even I, yes me, admit there are times when a phone conversation is more efficient than email...

Foursquare Specials

APRIL 26, 2010

Foursquare announced a new business section to allow businesses to place specials on their Foursquare venue pages and print decals to be placed on their doors or windows.

Last week I was able to get a special on my venue, RustyBrick on Foursquare. But as of yesterday, my special was taken away...

Paper Selling During Earth Week

APRIL 23, 2010

Image credit: darthperson on flickr

Just an hour ago, we received a phone call from a paper supplies company. I ultimately did not end up speaking with the sales person...

Sarah Palin's Yahoo Email Hacker Could Get 50 Years??

APRIL 20, 2010

David Kernell, a 22-year-old student at University of Tennessee will stand trial on four felony charges related to his “hacking” of Ex-Governor Sarah Palin’s e-mail...

Four Seasons On Google Maps

MARCH 11, 2010

I was doing some programming with geocodes and I came up to this area on google maps. As you can see from this picture, you can clearly see Summer, Winter, Spring and Fall in one section of map!  How beautiful is that?

Move around the map and the underlying technology of map tiles become evident...

iTunes 10B Song Download Is On...

FEBRUARY 15, 2010

Remember the days when getting music meant leaving your chair and driving to a store? Remember having to buy a whole album of filler to get that one great song you heard on the radio? iTunes didn't only change the way music was distributed... it changed music. This is why the upcoming milestone is so momentus...

Vulnerabilities in Internet Explorer Lead to German Ban

JANUARY 21, 2010

I'm back to continue beating the dead horse. I hate Internet Explorer... and not just IE6. I hate Internet Explorer 7 too. Internet Explorer 8 fixed some of the issues of its predecessors, but in my eyes, it's still subpar when there are so many alternatives available...

Our Very Own Kippahs

JANUARY 21, 2010

Today, we received a surprise package from rushIMPRINT, a promotional product company. The package included five RustyBrick embroidered Kippahs (see Wikipedia for what they are).

I have a lot history with branded Kippahs. It started back when I ordered an LED Kippah, which I never got...

RustyBrick Laptop & iPhone Decals

JANUARY 20, 2010

We just received our first shipment of computer decals for both laptops, computers, iPhones, or other devices - heck, even cars. The decals look simple and affix to mostly any computer...

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