Tagged: History

Zoo Doo, Ru-Doo, and Rung?

There’s new poop on the Romans coming from the ancient city of Herculaneum, which, like it’s more famous uphill neighbor, Pompeii, was covered by the eruption of Mt. Vesuvius in 79 CE. In the...


Google’s Android is making history…ur…uh…repeating it actually

The beginning of the modern desktop computer age actually began in the late 1970’s, however, it wasn’t until IBM tossed their hat in the ring (circa 1984) with the ‘Peanut’ that all of business knew there was a future for desktop computing. The name, ‘Peanut’, was used to match Apples usage of a nut to name their new computer, the Macintosh (now referred to as simply the Mac).


Elvis and Ole Miss

Sunday I arrived in the land of Elvis. My departure from Seattle en route to Little Rock did not come off like clock work, in fact because of the ‘clock’ I missed my initial...