Omniweb – Review


Omniweb is a very powerful, full-featured browser for the Mac platform. It is produced by the Omnigroup, of Seattle Washington. The Omnigroup is a company that has been with us since the days of NeXt, so they’re a long-time developer of Mac applications.

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Just Three Things

I’ve been giving a lot of thought to what I’d like to see Steve Jobs bring out from behind the curtain at Macworld Expo next week. Here are my three things, what are yours?

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The Sound of Snow…

The Happiest people on The planet earth today have got to be the Boston Area TV weathermen. (“weatherpersons” in newspeak) Today, the area is

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Random Thoughts…

None of this matters but,, That is one hilarious Google Trick Tim! 🙂 Another storm forecast for tomorrow. Will someone, anyone at all, please

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The Whacky World of Job Interviews!

People are sending out hundreds, or even thousands, of résumés. People are going six months or longer between interviews. Actually being granted an interview at a company, any company, is big news…

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Welcome To Geezer City!

There comes a time in every columnist’s life when you realize that you are indeed getting older, a time when you feel you must “vent” just like your father or grandfather did before you.

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What’s your story?

With the twentieth anniversary of the Macintosh upon us, I felt that this would be an appropriate time to tell “my story”, of how I came to be such a fan of this computing platform. Heck, everyone has stories, right

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New TV Season, Redux!

I hate to admit it, but I do watch some television. I love a good episode of “CSI Miami”. I think David Caruso is a fine actor, and the character he plays, Horatio Caine, is “cool”. Why do I think this?

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Consumer Electronics! We must be Crazy!!

I was going to write about something else, but a recent experience made a little bell go off in my head. Yep, I was searching for something to write about, and after what happened to me on a Sunday evening a few weeks back, I knew I had a better topic.

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Bruce Black Goes to An Apple Store Grand Opening!

I received the announcement a week ahead of time, along with some other spam I regularly receive. Let me say that it’s a damn good thing I check that junk mail box, just in case. The letter was colorful, and straight to the point, as mail from Apple tends to be.

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He Said, She Said, They Said

ere in the Northeast, we have a chain of drug stores called “CVS”. (I think it stands for “Consumer Value Stores’.) It’s one of these stores where they have a prescription drug counter, but they sell darn near everything else besides. These types of stores proliferated, starting in the 1960’s, as a way to circumvent Massachusetts’ rather archaic blue laws.

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iPod 15GB
Review

This 15 Gig iPod review is just like all the others you have read. It can be summed up in two words: Buy One!

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Hobbies for Geeks

Like most of you, I have several hobbies to keep myself amused and busy, during the times when I am not working to pay the bills. Some of my hobbies are pretty standard (if anything can really be called standard any more.) As I have mentioned in a few columns, I love to bike ride. This is a sport and hobby combined.

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The Sky Is Not Falling, I

I need to get something straight with you, my readers. (Both of you.) I am not much of a “winter person”. In fact, I feel that at this point, I can make the judgment that winter sucks, badly.

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Advertising, “The Clown”, And Us

It was just about a year ago, when I first saw the commercial on the boob tube. It was late at night, and I was watching a special presentation” of the classic movie “Doctor Zhivago”, one of the few movies ever made which appeals to both men and women.

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