Information Overload: How Much Does It Cost?

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The space flight of Apollo 11 was a great accomplishment for mankind.  Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the surface of the moon in a lunar module powered by the Apollo Guidance Computer (AGC).  The AGC had 64Kb memory and 0.043Mhz processing speed.   The iPhone I carry in my pocket has 15,000 times […]

Favorite Things Friday: Rosie the Robot (Neato XV-21 Automatic Vacuum Cleaner)

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Update 5/3/14: The Neato XV-21 is no longer a favorite thing.  After 18 months our Neato experienced “error 3000” which is a very common occurrence for many Neato owners.  At a cost of over $400 I would expect this unit to last longer than a year and a half.  Neato recommends a repair that will […]