Articles by Mike Rana

Apple vs Google

Replacing Google Maps with their own Disclaimer: I do not work for Apple or Google, nor do they compensate me for anything I say. Ever since both events happened, the…

Picture on Facebook gets reported

[http://www.theblaze.com/stories/facebook-bans-mother-for-posting-photos-of-baby-born-with-severe-birth-defect/ I have viewed TheBlaze for news stories, and I’ve even cited their articles in some of my political blogs, but there are some things that are just not news-worthy,…

Verizon is finally ending unlimited data plans

http://news.cnet.com/8301-1035_3-57435601-94/verizon-to-kill-unlimited-data-plans-for-existing-subscribers/ Full disclosure: I do not work for or represent Verizon Wireless in any way. Out of all the possible sources, since Verizon themselves have not released anything, this is…

Clarification is king

This whole post started over a phone call to the Massachusetts Department of Transportation. The MADOT has recently announced that they will be retiring the FAST LANE name, and replacing…

Emotional states

e·mo·tion noun 1. an affective state of consciousness in which joy, sorrow, fear, hate, or the like, is experienced, as distinguished from cognitive and volitional states of consciousness. 2. any…