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  1. Note & Point

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    January 31, 2010 by atxryan

    Powerpoint and Keynote design gallery


  2. Daring Fireball: Who Can Do Something About Those Blue Boxes?

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    January 31, 2010 by atxryan

    "Adobe is arguing that Flash is installed on 99 percent of all web browsers that support Flash, not 99 percent of all web browsers."


  3. atxryan: HUGE loss for Austin. UT phasing out Informal Classes. So, sad to lose the opp to better yourself. :( http://bit.ly/bKp8GM /via @marlaerwin

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    atxryan: HUGE loss for Austin. UT phasing out Informal Classes. So, sad to lose the opp to better yourself. :( http://bit.ly/bKp8GM /via @marlaerwin


  4. China Threatens Sanctions in Fallout Over Taiwan – NYTimes.com

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    "Canceling military discussions and calling in the American ambassador have been two standard Chinese measures in response to previous American arms sales to Taiwan. But the announcement of restrictions on the Chinese operations of American companies involved in the arms sales represents an unusual twist."


  5. Why do people often vote against their own interests? – BBC News

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    "They do it because they resent having their interests decided for them by politicians who think they know best.
    There is nothing voters hate more than having things explained to them as though they were idiots."


  6. Fraser Speirs on the iPad- Future Shock

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    "The people whose backs have been broken under the weight of technological complexity and failure immediately understand what's happening here. Those of us who patiently, day after day, explain to a child or colleague that the reason there's no Print item in the File menu is because, although the Pages document is filling the screen, Finder is actually the frontmost application and it doesn't have any windows open, understand what's happening here."


  7. atxryan: Flash die-hards & haterz are losing their shit everywhere. It’s been a long time since I’ve seen such a flare-up in this epic holy war.

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    atxryan: Flash die-hards & haterz are losing their shit everywhere. It’s been a long time since I’ve seen such a flare-up in this epic holy war.


  8. atxryan: Great talk! @jonloyens shares tips on working quickly with a dynamic web framework within a legacy software environment. #developer_day

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    atxryan: Great talk! @jonloyens shares tips on working quickly with a dynamic web framework within a legacy software environment. #developer_day


  9. atxryan: Finally starting to shake off the morning haze at #Developer_Day Austin. This talk on Functional Programming helps the gears to turn.

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    January 30, 2010 by atxryan

    atxryan: Finally starting to shake off the morning haze at #Developer_Day Austin. This talk on Functional Programming helps the gears to turn.


  10. atxryan: Seriously. Watch this; agree or disagree; This is what I want American politics to be like: http://is.gd/7jZ9y #Obama #GOP #questiontime

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    January 29, 2010 by atxryan

    atxryan: Seriously. Watch this; agree or disagree; This is what I want American politics to be like: http://is.gd/7jZ9y #Obama #GOP #questiontime