2011 Review Via Selected Links

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The lists:

Tech
Publishing
News/Miscellany
Doom
Deaths noted in this blog
Some of the movies/TV I saw

Tech:

January:
Hashtags Go Mainstream
QR Codes In Print Ads

February:
The Day Apple Became Nathan Myhrvold
Tablets Will Outsell Netbooks
HP’s Think Beyond: First Impressions
Apple’s Next Greedy Move: Exclusivity

March:
iPad 2 Day + 1: Still Insane Lines

April:
THE Reason Why The NookColor Sells
Politician Blames Apple For Ruining World
Apple Sues Samsung For Following The Leader
That Pixel Qi Screen: A Flop
Google’s Grunt Workers: ScanOps

May:
The Lodsys Issue Is Bigger Than We Know
Pixel Qi Bombshell: Three Million Screens Shipped!

June:
Kendrick And The Limb
HP TouchPad Gets Savaged In Reviews

July:
I Am Now On Google+
webdoc: This Changes Everything, Just Like Apple Did

August:
Twitter’s Self-Serving Censor Intervention
HP TouchPad For $300 Will Do This To People
Yet Another Tablet Coming
Today Is Nokia’s Worst Day Ever
Google Pulls A Zune
Revealed: TabCo Is Fusion Garage And Grid 10
HP Kills TouchPad, Pre, And Veer Devices

September:
WTF Tizen!?

December:
Happy Tenth Anniversary, Segway!
HP Dumps webOS Into Open Source Pool

Publishing:

January:
DC Comics Almost Wakes Up To Market Potential
Protesters In Egypt Are More Savvy Than Book Publishers!

February:
Borders Lower Manhattan Liquidation Begins
HarperCollins, Owned By That Cancer Murdoch, Gets Greedier

March:
This Is Amanda Hocking
Apple’s Scheme To Thwart The American Feds And EU With iBooks
Google Books Search Settlement Rejected
The Money Now Makes Sense: Ditch Your Publisher
Boycott Dorchester Books!

April:
John Steinbeck: Disgraced Liar
Kindle Library Lending: ePub Is Dead
How Amazon pWned Me With Kindle Books
Best Buy Drops Sony Reader
Stupid Man
Google’s Grunt Workers: ScanOps

May:
John Locke. Wait. Who?
Iceberg Amazon
Barnes & Noble Unveils New Nook
Why The Kindle Can’t Be US$99
Pixel Qi Bombshell: Three Million Screens Shipped!

June:
Amanda Hocking Jumps The Shark
Amazon Announces Another Million-Selling Writer
The Scott Adams Meltdown
Harry Potter Legit eBooks Coming

July:
Borders Will Liquidate
Judge Chin Has Great Timing!
Apple’s eBook Restraint Of Trade Begins

August:
Push Pop Press Does A Lexcycle
Apple’s Seeds Growing Fruits Of Revenge
New Sony Reader T1 Leaked

September:
The End For Borders
Google Book Search Suit Update
Kindle eBooks Now Available At Public Libraries

November:
First Video: Kyobo eReader With Mirasol Screen

News/Miscellany:

January:
Yay! The First Stupidity Of 2011!

February:
Hanussen: Hitler’s Mentalist

March:
Devastation In Japan
Stunning Photochrom Prints From Library Of Congress
Why Your “Collectibles” Are Worthless
Friday: The YouTube Album

April:
Bad News At Camp Good News
Audiences Shrugged

May:
My Holy Shit! List
The National Jukebox
It’s May 21, 2011: Are We Still Here?

June:
Flash Crime

July:
Anders Behring Breivik: Oslo Terror Suspect

August:
I Want To Be Wrong
Memo To Panicmongers: Kiss Our New York Ass

September:
Glamour Doesn’t Change The World

October:
Helicopter Crash
It’s October 21, 2011: Are We Still Here?

November:
Farewell, Syms

Doom:

April:
Quote Of The Decade

June:
Pottersville America

July:
A Degenerate Nation Of Looters

August:
Welcome Back, Doom! How Ya Been?
Friday August 5, 2011
August 23 2011 In Pottersville America

September:
Unite, Believe, Resist
Four Years Of Murder By Money
Operation Occupy Wall Street: September 17, 2011
Occupy Wall Street: Day Six Photos

October:
Occupy Wall Street: October 14, 2011 Showdown

November:
Occupy Wall Street: Eviction Day
Occupy Wall Street: Thanksgiving Celebration

December:
Occupy Wall Street: Valiant Effort!
S.O.S. Founding Fathers

Deaths noted in this blog:

January:
R.I.P. Anne Francis

April:
R.I.P.: Sarrazin And Sladen
R.I.P. Bill Blackbeard
R.I.P. Writer Joanna Russ
R.I.P. Actor William Campbell

May:
Bin Laden’s Doom Tweeted Live [bin Laden]
R.I.P. Actress, Songwriter Dolores Fuller
R.I.P. Jeff Jones, Artist
R.I.P. Writer Mark Shepherd

June:
R.I.P. Jack Kevorkian
R.I.P. Director John Mackenzie
R.I.P. Composer Fred Steiner
R.I.P. Artist Gene Colan
R.I.P. Actor Peter Falk
R.I.P. Writer Newton Thornburg
R.I.P. Editor Martin H. Greenberg

August:
R.I.P. Writer Jimmy Sangster

September:
R.I.P. Project Gutenberg Founder Michael S. Hart

October:
Rest In Peace, Steve Jobs
Good Riddance, Bastard! [Ghaddafi]
R.I.P. Writer Norman Corwin

November:
R.I.P. Entrepreneur Jeno Paulucci

December:
R.I.P.: Joe Simon, Artist, Writer
R.I.P. Christopher Hitchens, Writer
R.I.P. Lynn Samuels, Talk Radio Host
R.I.P. Joe Bodolai, Writer

Some of the movies/TV I saw:

February:
The Spirit Molecule

March:
Forbrydelsen: Post-Mortem
TV You Must See: Endgame
Ken Bruen’s London Boulevard, The Movie
Limitless, The Movie

April:
9/11: Evil Rules America [9/11: Press for Truth]
The Extraordinary Adventures Of Adele Blanc-Sec
TV Series: King
Movie: City Rats
CBS: CHAOS

May:
The Human Experience
TV: The Shadow Line, Episode One
Movie: Privilege (1967)
Movie: Signs Of Life (1989)

June:
Another Egress Movie [Source Code]
TV: Luther
The Big I Am
Movie: Svinalangorna (Beyond)
Movie: The Adjustment Bureau
TV: Bobby Fischer Against The World
TV: Injustice
Sammy J In The Forest Of Dreams

July:
TV: Forbrydelsen 2 (The Killing 2)
TV/Movie: Random Quest/Quest For Love
Movie: Space Battleship Yamato
TV: Torchwood Miracle Day, Episode One
Movie: Six Bend Trap
Movie: Brighton Rock
TV: Wonder Woman 2011 Pilot
TV: The Code, Episode One
Movie: Down Terrace
Movie: Blitz

August:
Movie: Meet Monica Velour

September:
Movie: Page Eight
Movie: La Proie (The Prey)
Movie: Repeaters
TV: Mel Brooks And Dick Cavett Together Again
Homeland: Episode 1
TV: Unforgettable Episode One
TV: The Body Farm, Episode One
TV: Person Of Interest, Episode One
TV: A Gifted Man, Episode One
TV: Prime Suspect (USA), Episode One
TV: The Fades, Episode One
TV: Pan Am, Episode One

October:
TV: American Horror Story, Episode One
TV: The Slap, Episode One
TV: Hidden, Episode One
TV: Killer Instinct, Episode Three
TV: Spy, Episode One
TV: iGenius
Movie: Drive

November:
Movie: Atlas Shrugged
TV: Steve Jobs: iChanged The World
Video: Haunts Of The Very Rich
TV: Hell On Wheels, Episode One

December:
TV: Black Mirror, Episode One
Suddenly Millennium
TV: Luck, Episode One
TV: House Of Lies, Episode One
TV: Doctor Who 2011 Christmas Special
TV: Absolutely Fabulous 2011 Christmas Special
TV: Steve Jobs: Billion Dollar Hippy

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