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We’re All Contractors Now

 seasoned_geek  September 21, 2022  0 Comments on We’re All Contractors Now

Recruiters seem shocked that we are all contractors now, but that is the way it goes for tech workers, especially those in the medical device/embedded systems world. Honestly, that’s the way it is going for many job sectors. I’ve been…

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The Nextbook 10.1 From Wal-Mart

 seasoned_geek  September 19, 2015

Let me start out by saying it is against my religion to purchase anything from Wal-mart. The client of a client wanted us to test our the software we were developing on a Nextbook Flexx. We already had a rash…

Will the Last One to Leave eBay Please Turn Out the Lights?

 seasoned_geek  February 24, 2015

I have bought a lot of stuff on eBay over the years. I even bought a Jeep on there and had it shipped from New Hampshire. The site used to be known as “America’s Garage Sale” but lately it has…

McDonalds Problem is Not the Menu

 seasoned_geek  January 16, 2015

There has been a lot of chatter about the financial situation at McDonalds (MCD) lately.  All kind of chatter about revamping the menu, loss of market share, allowing more local store independence, etc.  All of it is wrong.  All of…

Watching the Sun Set on Amazon.com

 seasoned_geek  December 28, 2014

There are financial blogs which pay people to make pretty pretty graphs without providing any real information, and then there are blog posts which have actual information.  You can either have pretty pretty graphs with no information or you have…