Dress for inconspicuousness.

When I first got a gig at Microsoft, my account rep noted that I seemed to dress very differently when I came into the vendor agency office and when I was actually at the Microsoft campus. I tend to downplay my fashion choices when I work as a coder. It’s hard enough to get taken […]

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Is “rooting” unethical?

I have a friend–we’ll call her “Sarah Keeler”–who owns a G1 phone. This is an HTC Dream, if you care about such things. It’s made to work on the T-Mobile network, which happens to be “Sarah Keeler’s” cell phone provider. Sarah rooted her phone so she could use it as a 3G (refers to the […]

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