Hands vs. Palms: Comparing Modern Smartphones and Palm Pilots

Using a Palm Pilot in today’s smartphone-centric world is absurd and idiotic. These are the insults I bore from everyone I talked to as I explained to them why I was carrying a clunky Palm LifeDrive around with me to classes. Yet for all my peers’ detracting, I’m not so

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Hackathon is Back-a-thon!

What comes to mind when you think of a “hackathon?” If your imagination is anything like mine, the term conjures images of sweaty teenagers, immersed knee-deep in gadgetry and pizza remains, typing furiously at green-and-blue flickering terminals, hard at work on programs that will bring down satellites, financial markets, and governments.

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