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Entries from September 2007

Man blogger bemused by local headline

September 25th, 2007 · 1 Comment

Is it just me, or does the word “first” inserted between “chooses” and “woman” (as on this page) make this particular spin on the story a little more palatable?

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Tags: local · news

Google Street View coming to the Twin Cities?

September 21st, 2007 · 3 Comments

On my way to catch the bus this morning, I spotted a uniquely equipped Chevy Cobalt with California plates parked outside Galtier Plaza. I took a lousy cameraphone shot of it, complete with its carefully tube-socked protuberance. I’m fairly confident this is one of the Google Maps Street View fleet vehicles, and given that it [...]

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Tags: google · local · saint paul

GrandCentral and T-Mobile

September 21st, 2007 · 4 Comments

I’ve been a T-Mobile (and before that, Voicestream) customer for about 7 years now. In that time, I’ve been quite satisfied. Their rates are reasonable, their data plans generous, and their coverage totally adequate to my needs. I’ve rarely been tempted to change carriers. Last November, I started a new job that I love. I’ve [...]

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Tags: google · mobile