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Publication Date: 09/1/2009
Archive >  September 2009 Issue >  Tech-Op-Ed > 
Texting Takes a Toll

Everywhere we look we see people with cell phones glued to their ears and their mouths are working rapidly. An increasing number of these cell phone users have Bluetooth earpiece headsets (myself included). Problem with the Bluetooth is that you can be in the midst of a phone call and other people think
you're talking to them, especially if you tend to have a loud telephone voice, as I do. The Bluetooth earpiece has become so much...

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Don't Be a No-Show

This month will reveal a great deal about the state of the economy, as we once again make the commute between the Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont and the Schaumburg Renaissance Hotel for two very important trade shows. Undoubtedly both shows will have a number of empty booths representing "No-Shows" — companies that have elected at the last minute to save the thousands of dollars it costs to exhibit. In most cases they would rather eat the forfeited cost of the space than spend all that... Read More
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