Steve Jobs' commencement address at Stanford was a barn-burner. I got it from my friend Steve Millard, a pioneer in packet switching. I e-forwarded it to a who's who list ... and got incredible responses from the high & mighty. Here's a link, and also a few slides with quotes of note.
Before blogging became all the rage, Tom was posting book reviews and Observations (essentially early blog posts) to this site. You can find the archives below.
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