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Planning events is extremely stressful.

Event planners are some of the very busiest and most resourceful people on earth. Weddings, birthdays, Bar Mitzvahs, parties, conferences and other such events are so much fun for us to attend, but an amazing amount of work goes on behind the scenes. A huge piece of that work is … Keep reading >>>

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Nest For Your Lawn

Smart Lawn? The internet of things is making certain parts of our lives really easy. One of the first and best examples is Nest, the home thermostat that “learns” your preferences and manages your HVAC system to be more efficient. Best of all, there’s an app for that. Nest … Keep reading >>>

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An experiment with Pitch Practice

In 2016, I started “The Pitch Practice Podcast” in order to spread the knowledge of all the lessons we continually learn at the weekly meetup at ATV. That was my first go-round at podcasting, and, while the podcast got some solid early traction, my process for creating the actual … Keep reading >>>

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Hey, Siri, Google, Alexa? Can you run my custom app with my voice?

Siri, Google, and Alexa have given us voice control over thousands of “skills” and devices from our mobile phones and from the various voice input devices that each of these companies provides. But can you “Siri” or “Hey Google” everything on your phone? What about everything on your computer? Not … Keep reading >>>

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Have you given up buying or selling cryptocurrency?

When I learned that Bitcoin had risen to more than $20,000 per coin (is that the right way to say it?), I scoured my emails from 2009 on to see if, just by chance, I had bought some Bitcoin from some tech geek I had known sometime in my days … Keep reading >>>