Back to Writing

I am terrible at this.  I need to stop being terrible at it.  I have no idea exactly what I'm going to end up focusing on here, but I do know that I need to start doing this again.   I used to love writing here, and the years of 140(now 280) character thoughts and hot takes really changed my writing habits, and not for the better.

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Windows 10 S

Microsoft last week announced a number of new initiatives.  I want to focus on Windows here.  Windows 10 S is a new version of Windows designed for mainstream computers.  What does the S stand for? Literally no one knows. Microsoft even told different reporters different answers at the event.  So insert your shrug emoji here and move on.

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About Smartwatches

Last week Apple showed off the new Apple Watch for the second time, announcing the full feature set, release date, pricing, etc.  As is the normal Apple way, they are not first to market, and an argument can be made that they aren’t even best on the market, but as usually happens with an Apple product, it grabs attention.

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The price of the iPhone went up..... along with everything else

Along with the launch of the new Macbook and Apple Watch, Apple has quietly increased the price of the iPhone in Canada.  Each model is now $90 more to buy unlocked without a contract.  For those who have noticed, it stings a bit.  Many have accused Apple of raising prices simply because they can.  While you will get no argument from me that raising prices is never good for consumers, there are legitimate reasons for this, and unfortunately there is little we can do about it.

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