January 24th, 2008, 12:21 AM
Current tech related magazines- I also buy and read 2600 every quarter. I do it partly to support them. I am a bit of a libertarian and so support some of their editorial content (I always feel like I am tweaking the nose of the MAN (odd for a fairly conservative person)). I also read Linux Journal and MacLife each month (usually while swilling down coffee at B&N) without paying.
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January 24th, 2008, 03:07 AM
I read 2600, and have for a while. I also read wired. ... I wouldn't say 2600 is all bad... some of the articles are kind of pointless, but you do find some really good stuff in there... I especially like the letters section. I can see why some people wouldn't like it though.
delstar that is a valid point, but my wife doesn't like it when I take the computer in the bathroom with me...
\"Those of us that had been up all night were in no mood for coffee and donuts, we wanted strong drink.\"
January 24th, 2008, 06:44 AM
LOL! Too true.
that is a valid point, but my wife doesn't like it when I take the computer in the bathroom with me...
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January 24th, 2008, 12:04 PM
delstar that is a valid point, but my wife doesn't like it when I take the computer in the bathroom with me...[/QUOTE]
I actually don't read magazine's while I'm on the throne, instead I like to AO,
About 90% of my AO posts are done in the *fart* privacy of my bathroom.
Anyhow...back to work... *fart*
January 24th, 2008, 03:30 PM
That's what laptops are for.
Originally Posted by westin
January 24th, 2008, 05:08 PM
I have found that I have tired of hardcopy. It seems that I pay for a subscription only to see more ad's versus actual content. Give me online any day but I prefer getting whitepapers on specific topics versus website content. I am always concerned with bias. It seems that the almighty $ still will influence reviews so I generally stick with sites that are reporting NOT reviewing. Then if I need more info, google is right there. There are a lot of "facts" available but getting the truth is more difficult.
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January 25th, 2008, 09:48 PM
Originally Posted by delstar
Santa Claus brought me an iPod Touch for Christmas and I have found it to be a great device for bathroom web browsing. I am not sure I would want a laptop sitting on my lap at that point in time.
Only trust Pipe-smoking Penguins.
January 26th, 2008, 06:08 AM
What ever helps you feel like you're rebellious and nonconforming, I guess.
I am a bit of a libertarian and so support some of their editorial content (I always feel like I am tweaking the nose of the MAN (odd for a fairly conservative person)).
I think people have things backwards. There hasn't been anyone close to a true conservative in the office since the sixties. Most of the people in Washington are dangerously far to the left of anything just and right in this country.
January 28th, 2008, 12:42 AM
I like magazines because they do show you things you might not search for online, and because I can take them into the restroom with me easier than a desktop.
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