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The Google+ API Is Released

lemonk Re:Google+ failed because... (154 comments)

Andy Hertzfeld helped design the UI.

http://www.appleinsider.com/articles/11/06/28/google_gave_original_mac_designer_free_rein_on_new_google_ui.html

more than 3 years ago
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Where Were You When PLATO Was Born?

lemonk Re:Fond memories of Physics exercises in Loomis La (162 comments)

Yea now that I think back I do recall the software being very exacting at times. I lived just down the street from Loomis but I do recall visiting the lab at FLB a few times.

more than 4 years ago
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Where Were You When PLATO Was Born?

lemonk Fond memories of Physics exercises in Loomis Lab (162 comments)

I have fond memories of taking Physics quizzes and exercises on the PLATO machines at Loomis Laboratory while an undergraduate engineering student at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign in the early 90s. The plasma monitors with their orange glow were cool for such "old" technology.

more than 4 years ago
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Playing With Atomic Clocks At Home

lemonk Re:Clearly.... (167 comments)

Even a stopped clock tells the right time twice a day.

about 7 years ago

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San Francisco

lemonk lemonk writes  |  more than 3 years ago

Most people who come to visit San Francisco probably expect it to be more "high tech" than it really is, when in reality NIMBY-ism and the like have set back many a thing, notwithstanding cell phone towers and such.

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