Posts Tagged ‘General’
 

 
 

Why Alastair Reynolds Doesn’t Do Star Trek Physics

Alastair Reynolds likes to keep his sci-fi grounded in reality. Photo: Barbara Bells British author Alastair Reynolds is at the vanguard of the current generation of hard science fiction authors — writers whose fabulous adven...
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Sad news for geeky parents: Comic-Con introduces stroller ban

Dressed as Star Wars characters Thomas, left, and Tennille Kuhlman, right, prepare to push their son Matthew Kuhlman around the exhibit hall on the first day of Comic-Con 2008. (AP) Earlier this week the organizers of Comic-Con...
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Best Buy Laying Off 600, About 3% of Geek Squad Workforce

–Geek Squad layoffs represent fewer than one worker per store –Person familiar with matter says about 1,800 more store layoffs are to come –Geek Squad is a differentiator from rivals (Updates with additional l...
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Learn More About Electric Cars at ‘Geek Ride’ Information Event

Energy conscious residents, car enthusiasts, and those who are just plain curious will have an opportunity to learn about electric vehicles (EVs) and charging options at an event to be held in Blue Back Square in West Hartford ...
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Best Buy to hire 500 Geek Squad workers

NEW YORK (AP) — Best Buy confirmed on Tuesday that it plans to hire 500 new Geek Squad staffers, about two weeks after it said it would lay off 600 existing workers in the tech support arm of its business, as it tries to focu...
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Geek deal: $165 off the Alienware X51 mini gaming PC

Video games have always had two separate and some might say competing channels of gameplay: the PC and the console. While a third option, the classic arcade game, was very popular at the dawn of video gaming, it isn’t relevan...
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