April 30, 2006

A Visit to Austin Computer Stores

"[H] Consumer" has an interesting article on the computer buying experience at various national electronics stores. It's especially interesting in that the visits happened here in Austin. The article on... (read more)

Posted by chip at 07:07 PM to: Austin, Technology
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April 18, 2006

Post Office Adventure

It was 11:00pm and we had 30 wedding invitations to put in the mail. No problem, the Post Office has been advertising the heck out of their 24-hour, automated stations.... (read more)

Posted by chip at 12:18 AM to: My Happy Life
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April 15, 2006

S.A. Express News: SBC Swarm

Earlier this week I posted a blog entry about the strength of lobbyists in the Texas capital. I also implied a connection to the Telecom Deregulation bill that passed during... (read more)

Posted by chip at 08:30 PM to: Current Events, Tech Policy
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April 12, 2006

S.A. Express News: Lobbyists' money talks

Last year, the Governor called legislators into special session to deal with school finance. Instead, we wound up with telecom deregulation. Wonder how that happened? The San Antonio Express-New just... (read more)

Posted by chip at 09:45 AM to: Current Events, Tech Policy
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