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Proof That I Talk to Myself, and a Few Other Things

Found this gem while I was logging tapes of my interview with Biz Stone for Life In Perpetual Beta, proving a point that I have been desperately refuting for years, I do indeed talk to myself – sometimes even on camera. Shit. Read more

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Leather Bound Laptop Aged in an Oak Barrel

After successfully impersonating Ajit from Lenovo‘s marketing team at a CNet Party, the Lenovo guys decided that indeed,  I should not be the only blogger without a laptop, and agreed to send me a Thinkpad from their collection. Thanks guys, it’s awesome. I hope to have it figured out by next weekend.

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When Geek Becomes Chic, Things are Weird

Plaid cars. 

Mascots that could impail you on the shuttle bus

Mentioning people by their virtual identity and website instead of the name their mama gave them… even when sitting right beside them.

Potato cams

This is only the beginning.  The line between bitchin’ Cameros and people who eat glue is blurring. Holy shit.

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Unofficial CNet Best of CES09 or… Melissa Drops the Camera Again


Finally got my camera mailed back to me from the citizen journalist I gave it to!!! Look at this fun.

I crashed the CNet party and had a ton of fun “accidentally” dropping my Panasonic SDR-SW20 Waterproof video camera in the pool much to the delight of CNet’s own, Wilson Tang and Kenley Bradstreet.

FYI: I fiddled with the color balance so you could more clearly see the nightime underwater scene.