Xerox P.A.R.C.

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The Xerox Palo Alto Research Center is a venerable brain trust responsible for the creation of the Graphical User Interface aka GUI, Laser Printing and Ethernet. After an infamous visit Steve Jobs borrowed heavily from the bleeding edge technologies that were in development @ PARC and incorporated them into the initial Apple GUI aka Mac […]

Coit Tower

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After seeing the tower on the horizon for the past couple of days we finally decided to check it out up close. It was only $5 to go to the top which is nothing compared to the Seattle Space needle or the towers in Calgary and Vancouver. It was well worth it for the panoramic […]