Tech Talk

Observations from Jamie DeLoma, journalist and computer nerd

The truth is out there

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Unidentified flying objects have spotted around the Google homepage twice this month — giving birth to wild speculation as to what is next. [Read More]

Facebook unveils yet another Twitter-like development

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Facebook has recently unveiled yet another Twitter-like feature, Keith Whamond, executive producer of Hearst Connecticut Media Group Interactive, just informed me through, what else, Facebook. [Read More]

Do you know where your moon rocks are?

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The discovery of fake moon rocks in a museum has set off alarms around the world that some of the precious gifts Washington dolled out as gifts around the world are lost or missing, the Associated Press reported. [Read More]

Internet offers the faithful direct access to the Almighty

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Anyone with Internet access now has easy, direct access to what is considered by many one of the most sacred places on earth. [Read More]

Technology deprives users of perspective

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One of the principle problems with technology is the amount of information available. With an endless stream of stories and data flowing across the Web, information is easily buried. [Read More]

The debate rages: BlackBerry vs. iPhone

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More epic than the rivalry between the Red Sox and the Yankees, Seinfeld and Newman or even Batman and the Joker is that between the BlackBerry and the iPhone. [Read More]

Text-based 911 system becomes a reality

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Kudos to Black Hawk County, Iowa officials for bringing potentially life-saving technology to its residents. [Read More]

Student ordered to pay $675K for downloading, sharing music

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A Boston University graduate student who admitted he had illegally downloaded and shared 30 songs has been ordered to pay $675,000. [Read More]