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Tuesday,  09/22/09  10:12 PM

Well, I'm sick.  Stayed home today and tried to recover.  *cough* *sniffle* *sneeze*

Serious wind today; the true harbinger of fall in our little corner of Southern California.  It isn't necessarily colder - sometimes September can be warmer than July or August - but the air is moving...  and it has a completely different feel....

Cabestan Winch Tourbillon VerticalTen watches that shape the future of watchmaking.  Wow, how cool are these?  Just when you think you've seen it all, you realize "it all" is so much more than you thought!

Io - in color (bright yellow!)Io in true color - bright yellow.  Wow.

Jeff Jarvis looks at the new Google Sidewiki - a way for people to comment on websites even if the sites themselves don't support comments - and sees danger.  "Google is trying to take interactivity away from the source and centralize it."  There will be a lot of talk about this one :)

Apple iPhone and Palm Pre - mindshare leadersNew study says Palm Pre second only to iPhone in mindshare.  Huh.  I find that surprising, seems like Blackberry should be in there somewhere...

ZooBorn: a little PuduZooBorn of the day: a little Pudu.  These are the smallest species of deer, so their babies are, well, little.

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