Flappy Bird, And Other Marvels of Modern Technology


The media is understandably drawn to stories which immediately grab the attention of potential readers. This can involve salacious stories of the antics of celebrities and politicians, or the simplification of complex international conflicts.

Stories which feature vast sums of money or riches made quickly and effortlessly always make for great headlines and good reading, as the average person vicariously envisions themselves suddenly and miraculously achieving great wealth.

Such was the case recently with the mobile game Flappy Bird.

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Apple, Google, Microsoft: Follow the Money

What is the difference between Apple, Google, and Microsoft? The “Big Three” tech companies, while in competition with each other in various segments, each have their own distinct financial profile: the best way to understand the differences between these three publicly traded companies is to look at the detailed reports each is required to file every quarter.

Here’s the breakdown, using the segments that each company uses to define how its business is organized:

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Cyber Monday – Free Tech Tips, Discounted Support, E-waste Recycling

Cyber Monday is here, and online retailers are scrambling for customers by offering discounts, promotions, and “exclusive” deals on every device imaginable. With so many tablets, laptops, desktops, accessories, and specifications to consider, shopping online for the latest tech can be overwhelming – but it doesn’t have to be!

Since the focus of Silverleaf is professional technology consulting, my goal this holiday season is to make sure that my clients make informed technology purchasing decisions – AND that they get a great deal on follow up support.


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