* Posts by Tim Keck

5 posts • joined 2 Sep 2007

Verizon demos 1Gbps over existing fiber network

Tim Keck


Area codes were assigned to minimize the total number of 'clicks' required to dial across the expected user calling space. The 'lowest' A/C is 211 (Brooklyn) since 0 take 10 clicks. So no points to NJ for 'first' See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Telephone_numbering_plan

RIM answers Apple iPad with...The BlackPad*

Tim Keck

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Wonder bread with mayonnaise! Perish the thought! Only imitation Miracle Whip on imitation bread.

Apple sues three more over power adapter 'knock-offs'

Tim Keck

US Patents

Section 8: The Congress shall have power ... To promote the progress of science and useful arts, by securing for limited times to authors and inventors the exclusive right to their respective writings and discoveries;

T-Mobile raises Sidekick from the dead

Tim Keck

Sidekick, oh not that sidekick!

Here I thought they were reviving the old Borland PIM software. Shows how old I am.At lest that would have been useful, maybe.

Mr and Mrs Renault cannot name daughter Megane

Tim Keck


Names are like opinions:

Everybody gets one

Yours can be whatever you want

Some are just silly


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