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A blog about life in general, in as many languages as I can manage. Ενα ιστολόγιο περι ζωής, πολυγλωσσο - σε όσες γλωσσες εχω μεράκι να γράψω.

Greeks and the Financial crisis

A Sky News documentary I found on the interwebs on the topic of the Greek financial crisis.  Commentary to follow...
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Symbiab Belle promo video...

This would be nice if Nokia hand't axed Symbian...Knowing that a platform has no future makes me less likely to go out an buy something that runs it. Nokia fooled me once with Maemo and the N800...
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The North Korea Convention was in town!

Last week I was walking home from the train station and I saw the walking man sing light up at the cross walk, so I was in a hurry to cross the road. As I was jogging this picture (above) grabbed my attention and made me stop in the middle of the road for a moment.  Yes, it was the North Korean flag outside of the Hawthorne Hotel in Salem!Now, I really don't know what the hotel's logic is when
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8-bit assassin's creed

I don't know how I missed this - an 8-bit version of Assassin Creed II...with a pretty funny twist (no, it's not that it's 8-bit)
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What video games do when you sleep...

A familiar take on what toys do when you're not around (see Toy Story for example), but with video games as the protagonist.  Pretty awesome!
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Sync Blues

A few weeks ago I completely (by my own error) erased my contacts on my Mac, which erased all my mobileme contacts, which erased all my contacts on my iPhone...major #facepalm moment. In any case, through a combination of having backed up my contacts on Yahoo a couple of years ago, and by virtue of not having my iPod Touch connected to the network I did manage to retain the textual information for
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Books to read...but you already know the content?

This past summer I borrowed quite a lot of books from my school's library. Since I am a staff member the loan period is quite generous, so I could take out a box full of books and have them due back in October. Pretty sweet. So I decided to look at my GoodReads list and get as many books as I could find at my school which has the generous loan period.  After reading quite a few books from
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What is Google+? (ROFL)

άπαιχτο! (awesome!)What is Google+ (Google Plus) and do I need it? from Epipheo Studios on Vimeo.
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The internet....in 1995

I remember when "the internet" was a big thing and everyone was first talking about itThose graphics and operating systems are an awesome blast from the past! I wonder if there is an alternative universe out there where MacOS 8 (Copland) ever took form and the Apple Newton reigned supreme :-)
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Assassin's Creed Recap

I seriously love the Assassin's Creed Universe, I can't wait for Revelations!Perhaps I should get the two PSP games in the meantime ;-)
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