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Boquete, Panama

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2011 17" MBP, iPad2, iPad4, quad core Phenom II Windows 7 Ultimate OS system (also boots Linux OS), dual core Athlon Windows Vista OS System and an Athlon Windows XP Pro system.

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retired Systems Debug Engineer at Intel and then at AMD - total 12 years.
Space telemetry analyst - late 60's to mid 80's.
Started own company, designed, manufactured and sold waterbed electronics.

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Amateur Radio, call sign is AE5CW, painting, programming, reading, listening to music, prototyping small electronics systems.

What I do for a living:

I have been retired for four years.

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WSJ: Apple finally signs deal with TSMC, decreases dependence on Samsung
Chick posted in this thread in General Discussion 6/28/13 at 8:13pm | 51 replies | 3663 views
Barnes & Noble to exit cutthroat tablet hardware business, let partners build Nooks
Chick posted in this thread in iPad 6/25/13 at 11:08am | 42 replies | 1859 views


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