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June 23, 2009

Selling Out

Sell Baby Sell!

This is the second time of which The Antelope’s aware that Amazon has sold out of its existing copies of Brand-New Emily. Which means BNE is selling. Which rocks!

Please let there be lunch boxes.

Please let there be lunch boxes.

Please let there be lunch boxes.

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June 23, 2009

Getting Dirty With Windows Mobile 6.5

Don’t worry…this post is totally safe for work.

That's a whole heaping bunch of Windows Mobile 6.5 right there.

The release of the Windows Mobile 6.5 Developer Tool Kit earlier this month means folks can finally start digging into the latest release of Windows Mobile, long before it actually shows up on any devices.

Even if you’re not developing for mobile devices, there are a slew of insanely helpful reasons to have Device Emulator loaded up. read more…

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June 21, 2009

The Cake Is Not A Lie

That right there is a fully homemade cupcake...absolutely nothing from a mix!

This Father’s Day dessert brought to you (and me) by AoME and CaaB. All homemade, and so good you’d swear it’s gotta be illegal.

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June 21, 2009

The Ripple Effect AKA Women In Technology

Here’s what I’ve been doing this Father’s Day weekend…

Mindstorms NXT enters the Funlab AKA the kitchen table. Robotics FTW!

Apple of My Eye and Cute as a Button and I spent most of yesterday working in our brand-new Mindstorms NXT laboratory building, programming and testing robots. So far we’ve built the TriBot, Alpha Rex, and Spike AKA The Scorpion. Both of them dig getting the robots to do their bidding, altho CaaB’s reactions have been roughly akin to that of a diabolical robot horde overlord.

Where did this come from? Really from four things… read more…

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June 10, 2009

People Are Buzzing About Brand-New Emily

If you told two friend about BNE, and they told two friends, and they told two friends...see how that would be totally awesome and we'd love you forever?

Ginger already has a slew of reviews and blurbs collected from various folks on her new site at, which is all part of the whole “PR and release” process.

But since the book’s come out, it’s been really super cool for her to see the responses from folks who’ve bought and read Brand-New Emily. Here are just a few examples of what’s coming in over her author page on Facebookread more…

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