Archive for February 4th, 2014

February 4th, 2014 - 5:17 pm § in Misc.

Cnet Articles on MS New President

READMORE HERE Satya Nadella: ‘Our industry does not respect tradition, it only respects innovation’ Now comes the hard part for Microsoft’s new CEO — getting the board of directors, Bill Gates, and more than 100,000 employees to trust his reimagining of the company. Read more[...]

February 4th, 2014 - 12:17 pm § in Misc., The Ave Scene

UPDATE: Are you invited to Paul’s Party? We have tickets!

THE Ave has a 100 tickets to Mr. Allan’s Party. To get a ticket, leave a comment with a return email. First come first served. To qualify you need to provide your own transportation to and from the island. Moorage on the island is NOT available but anchorage is available nearby at Blake Islan[...]

February 4th, 2014 - 11:17 am § in Misc.

SCIENCE: Can Vinegar Make Stem Cells?

OSAKA, Jan. 30 (Xinhua)– Researchers at an institute in Kobe City, western Japan discovered a new method for creating pluripotent cells in mice by simply exposing body cells to acidic liquids, and the cells can be reprogrammed to grow into any type of mature tissue, local media reported on Thu[...]

February 4th, 2014 - 8:25 am § in The Ave Scene

What is a VECTON?

 WHAT IS A VECTON? The creativity of companies naming things is awesome.  Now, an Israeli company. seems to have sold a super radar oven as something new.  Is this hype? The company calls itself “Goji” as in the goji berries. I first heard about this from my brother Hugh who had an ex[...]

February 4th, 2014 - 3:24 am § in Misc.

Legal Thuggery at The University: Ninth Circuit Rues Against WSU!

  Ninth Circuit Reaffirms Free-Speech Rights for Professors Court Implicitly Rejects WSU’s Argument that “Professional Speech” Does Not Deserve Protection The Ninth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals this week denied a second appeal from four Washington State University administrators [...]