The Buzz

with Josh O'Connell

Windows 7 pricing an attractive option.

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For those of us who have stuck with Microsoft through the initial pains of Vista to find a competent, but mediocre offering, or hung on to XP for dear life waiting for something new, a decision has arrived: whether to upgrade to Windows 7, which will come out later this year.  The reviews have been […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Facebook’s usernames: No big deal.

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My colleague, Jamie, posted the other day about Facebook’s 500,000 username sign-ups in around 15 minutes.  While that’s an impressive number in its own right, that’s like the state of Connecticut saying it’s going to spend $500,000 on education next year.  It’s a big number, until you realize it’s actually a small drop in a […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Testing Peapod.

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I have always loathed going to the supermarket.  There are exceptions to this rule; the biggest being the occasional 2 a.m. “out of boredom” trips.  But recently I finally had enough of the hour-long treks to the store, winding through aisle by aisle. I tested out Peapod, Stop & Shop‘s online food ordering service.  It’s […] [Read More]
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