Steve Kurtz
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Google vs. ISIS

May 16th, 2016

While the world debates combating terrorism, Google is trying to DO something about it.

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Hubble Math

February 16th, 2016

I saw a photo of Earth where the author claimed the photo was taken from the Hubble Telescope.  That irked me, because to take photos of the universe, the Hubble needs a very narrow field of view.  If we were to point Hubble at Earth, we’d see only a small fraction of the surface. That […]

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Global Warming

February 18th, 2015

I think I just found the cause of Global Warming.

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Cape May-Lewes Ferry

February 1st, 2015

A leisurely cruise on the Cape May-Lewes Ferry.

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Watermelon Pirate Ship

August 22nd, 2012

A Watermelon Pirate Ship,  created for the Cast Party of “To Be a Pirate“.  Complete with a crows nest, cannons and a plank!

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Google Blimps Raise Roof on Advertising

April 1st, 2011

Take your Internet Marketing efforts to new heights – literally. Today, Google announced a new extension to their already popular AdWords platform, Google Blimps. According to Google’s own release,”gBlimps”* has been in the works for months, and is ready to take to the skies starting in May. Visit Google Blimps* today to see how high […]

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Why we get SPAM

March 18th, 2011

It’s a terrible nuisance. Nobody wants it. It doesn’t do us any good. So why do we receive so much SPAM?

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QR Codes

March 11th, 2011

If you haven’t encountered these strange looking black and white dotted boxes yet, you will soon.

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My Android “Top Five Apps” List

November 17th, 2010

A few months ago I made the switch from Palm to Android. It wasn’t a difficult choice; Sprint made me an offer I could not refuse. And I’m glad I switched. And as a happy Android user, I feel compelled to share my top 5 “Must Have” applications for Android.

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Counting the Years with Fireworks

July 1st, 2010

Independence Day has a special meaning for me – it’s my birthday. Yup, a genuine Yankee Doodle Dandy. Every year, our birthday is celebrated with parades and fireworks. Growing up, I thought that was rather special; a parade and fireworks for my birthday … how cool! I don’t know exactly which year it was when I realized that the fireworks were for our country, not specifically for my brother and I (who share a birthday), but that did not matter. I could always count on festivities drawing people together for my birthday, topped with fireworks at the end of the day.

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