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iMeet commercials

// March 23rd, 2011 // No Comments » // Dev, Random

Why -> How -> What

// May 11th, 2010 // 1 Comment » // Random

Interesting perspective on leadership thought process.

The speaker: (Wikipedia) Simon O. Sinek (born 1973) is a marketing consultant known for developing “The Golden Circle,” a model based on human decision-making that guides organizations on how to inspire people to buy or support any product, company or idea.

Now why you wanna go & do that Kat, huh?

// January 4th, 2010 // No Comments » // Random

Kat William arrested. Williams had a crowbar when he entered and is accused of taking $3,555 in jewelry and collectable coins.

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Ain’t that about a bitch?

Full Story @ http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/33791742/

Cars. Who owns who?

// January 4th, 2010 // No Comments » // Random, Uncategorized

The last decade (especially 2009) has been volatile for the car market. So if you’re wondering which car company actually makes what car…well, here’s the latest.

(also… here’s an automotive family tree from Jalopnik)

  • BMW owns: BMW, Mini, and Rolls Royce
  • Fiat owns: Alfa Romeo, Ferrari, Fiat, Lancia, Maserati; Chrysler, Dodge, Jeep–20-percent stake
  • Ford Motor Company owns: Ford, Lincoln, Mercury, Volvo , and 13.4% of Mazda
  • General Motors owns: Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, GMC, Pontiac (discontinued). Also owns a controlling interest in Daewoo, Opel and Vauxhall in Europe. (Pontiac to be discontinued)
  • Honda owns: Honda, Acura
  • Hyundai owns: Hyundai, Kia
  • Tata Motors (India) owns: Jaguar and Land Rover
  • Daimler AG owns: Mercedes-Benz and Smart
  • Nissan owns: Nissan and Infiniti (Nissan is owned by Renault–France)
  • Porsche owns: Porsche and a majority share in Volkswagen
  • Subaru (A controlling interest of Subaru is owned by Toyota)
  • Toyota Motor Company owns: Lexus, Toyota, Scion, Daihatsu and Hino Motors, with a stake in Fuji Industries (Subaru’s parent company) and Isuzu
  • Volkswagen owns: Audi, Volkswagen, Bentley, Bugatti, Lamborghini, and overseas SEAT and Skoda.

Death to ActiveX!

// November 18th, 2009 // No Comments » // Random, Uncategorized

more on that soon…
(not a happy story)

Finally!

// November 2nd, 2009 // No Comments » // Random

I finally got around to deploying my wordpress blog. So far so good. I got my theme from woothemes.com