Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Apple and the iPhone Quarterly Profits

Just in case anyone missed it, Apple recorded an $18B quarterly profit.  It shatters previous records and much of that has to do with the iPhone sales and the release of iPhone 6.  It is amazing what this company is doing and how many sales they are ringing up.

Read more here:
http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2015-01-28/apple-is-crushing-wall-street-s-expectations-like-it-s-2010
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Monday, January 26, 2015

Greece's elections yesterday

Interesting outcome with the elections in Greece yesterday.  With a vote of confidence for the SYRIZA party, this could indicate a mindset change for many other nations in the EU. It will be interesting to see how this plays out for Greece.

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Wednesday, January 21, 2015

Washington Nationals Sign Max Scherzer

What a great pick up for the Washington Nationals.  Looking forward to a great pitching squad and a great team.  Hopefully the World Series for us in 2015.

Read more here:
http://espn.go.com/mlb/story/_/id/12190547/max-scherzer-closing-new-multiyear-contract

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Deflate Gate

What are your thoughts on New England and the claims of deflated footballs in the AFC championship game.  Is deflate gate just gamesmanship or cheating?  It will be interesting to see how the NFL handles this PR nightmare.

Read more here:
http://sports.yahoo.com/news/on-scale-of-1-10--it-s-11-for-patriots-in-deflate-gate-mess---070254658.html

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Monday, January 19, 2015

NFL Championship games

Great games for the NFL Championships yesterday.  Unbelievable comeback for the Seattle Seahawks.  Great win for the New England Patriots. Should be a great Super Bowl!

http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/afc-championship-tom-brady-and-patriots-rout-the-colts-45-7/2015/01/18/d25785c8-9f52-11e4-b146-577832eafcb4_story.html

Friday, January 16, 2015

El Capitan Free Climb

Congratulations to Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson who became the first to “free-climb” the rock formation’s Dawn Wall, a feat that many had considered impossible. They used ropes and safety harnesses to catch them in case of a fall, but relied entirely on their own strength and dexterity to ascend by grasping cracks.

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015

Ohio State wins National Title

Great win for Ohio State last night.  They played a great game and in the end deserve the number 1 spot.  Oregon looked great on their first set of downs and then fell flat.  Ohio State's roster looks deep for next year as well.  Read more here: