I was unable to participate in my own podcast! But, Jon Westfall and Don Sorcinelli carried on without me…
- DailyDoodlers.com. Todd’s new site. Have not launched it yet. But, if you would like to share your doodles somewhere, you can do so from your own Medium.com site.
- Amazon buying Whole Foods. Will instantly give Amazon 460 physical stores in the US, Canada, and the UK.
- Microsoft Modern Keyboard has a fingerprint reader but costs $130.
- Also a Microsoft Modern Mouse
- Forbes: Google Backup & Sync launching on June 30
- Jon’s Latest Discovery: CrashPlan “Headless” on Linux. Great for VPSes. $150 a year for up to 10 computers, unlimited backup, unlimited versions.
- A former co-worker of mine posted the following on Facebook – “With the restrictions on carrying on laptops on international flights and the threat of having your phone surrendered to customs agents, it’s a matter of time before IT shops have to maintain “burner” laptops and cell phones that can be used temporarily, but if you lose them or they’re damaged, no big deal.”