Daily Archives: June 18, 2015

The Past Casts A Long Shadow

Who’s the speaker at his graduation? The man who sent him to prison

Wright is a fast talker and an easy smiler. He got his start in business selling M&Ms to make money for his church when he was a kid. He sold M&Ms in store parking lots. The pastor gave him a 25 percent cut.

Wright was a natural. He made enough selling M&Ms that he was able to buy a Playstation with his own money, he said. When Wright was 10, he found out who the candy distributor was, bought his own boxes and put his sisters to work for him. They said they were selling candy for the church, but they kept all the profits, Wright said.

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HP Does Windows iPad Mini-HTC One Clone

HP Pro Tablet 608 features high-res display, Cherry Trail CPU, optional pen

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Gerry Anderson’s Firestorm: Puppet Tests

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Screensnaps first, then the video, all after the break.

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Ticwatch Raised $1.3M

Jingdong Finance:

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Their goal was just 100,000 yuan!

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Tim Cook In China & America: Buy Apple Watch!

Weibo:

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Onda: Fixing Unresponsive Windows Tablet Touchscreen

Weibo:

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Barring any physical defect, software conflicts or driver failure could account for a touchscreen becoming unresponsive. Onda again points to a non-Onda page with suggestions that could revive a touchscreen [Google Translate].

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Onda: .NET Framework Download Tutorial

Weibo:

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This is a bit weird. After all these months, Onda finally realizes some people might need the Microsoft .NET framework for Windows 8.1. They point to a non-Onda page that provides instructions for downloading (in China) and installing [Google Translate].

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Teclast tOS Update Announced

Weibo:

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