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Spiffle! a VanIsle Blog

started in 1997, abandoned in 2012, reborn in 2021
bringing a bit of that 1997 flavour to 2021 design and tech.

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So it’s Sunday afternoon, and I’m almost through the “official” duties with regards to my Mom’s passing. I flew to Ottawa on Wednesday afternoon, about …

Cathryn Anne Prince, loving mother to three sons, Mark, James and Michael, and loving friend and partner to Gary Prince, loving oldest sister to thirteen …

So, I dunno about you, but I’m not trusting Google much these days. The search results have been going downhill steadily for at least the …

A while back, I participated in the beta test for a popular Palm software application that has made it’s way over to the Symbian platform, …

Sony. Samsung. Nokia. Nikon. Olympus. Epson. HP. Etc etc. These companies always get lots of attention and “press” in the US, be it mainstream press, …

Yesterday, I was at a strip mall waiting for Jeanette to finish in a store. I was enjoying one of my increasingly rare Cuban cigars, …