Cortana Microsoft says Cortana is truly a personal digital assistant. Runs on the worlds's most personal smartphone. I think there are some interesting things about Cortana, and she has me considering Windows Phone. I wonder what is the lowest off-contract price for a Windows Phone.#

Two over-turns of umpire calls during the Tigers/Royals game today. I think we are going to learn just how bad the umpiring has been. #

Tiger's closer Joe Nathan has blown his first save of the season. Tigers/Royals go to the bottom of the 9th inning tied at one. However, Miguel Cabrera leads off the bottom of the 9th. Tigers win it in the bottom of the 10th inning with an Ian Kinsler walk-off hit.#

Wil Wheaton Announces The Wil Wheaton Project. A reason to watch the SciFy channel emerges.#

Cortana (yes!) and Many, Many Other Great Features coming in Windows Phone 8.1.#

Live blog: Microsoft Build 2014 Starts at 11:30 EST today.#

Marco Arment: "Maybe we’d get some of the Keurig fans to use our methods if we weren’t so pretentious, wasteful, expensive, and inaccessible ourselves." I am happy with dark/deep roasts with my Keurig. One can find ecologically friendly was to use a Keurig, and the per cup cost of a K-cup is cheaper than a tall coffee from Starbucks. At the time I got my Keurig I was spending at least $4 per day at Starbucks. #

Bridge Camera View - Mackinac Bridge Authority Looks like the straits are still frozen. #

Obviously, the background images for Fargo noteblogs have grown on me. At first I didn't like them, but I have grown to like coming up for a picture for each day. #

Today's background image is of the Mackinac Bridge, or as I think of it, the gateway to the motherland.#

I survived April Fools day.#

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