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    I know that alot of people go crazy for the latest and greatest iPhone. I'm not really one of them. I have gotten over needing to have the latest and greatest. I am more about have the most productivity with the greatest effeciency and value.

    I was recently talking to a friend of mine on the phone and he asked me to call him back on his home phone. He explained that he had just gotten a new iPhone 4 and it was a piece of...uh, let's just say he was not very happy with the call quality.

    There has been a lot in the news lately about holding the new iPhone incorrectly. However there seems to be severaly other design issues. For a company that is all about design, that may be a huge problem.

    I have seen both good and bad reviews.

    Gizmodo has provided a lot of information and the final analysis is towards the negative but acknowledges the positive: http://gizmodo.com/5573952/iphone-4-review.

    Engadget's review seems to gloss over any negatives and is all about the positive: http://www.engadget.com/2010/06/22/iphone-4-review/. Unfortunately, it feels too Apple-Friendly, almost as if it was a paid advertisement.

    I would suggest that before you buy, ask those friends that still love to get the new gadgets early. I'm pretty sure they already have one.

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    I got to play with Surface when I was at Microsoft last year. It looked really cool and was fun to play with, but when I would talk to people about it, it was hard to explain why it was so compelling.

    The following demo gives you an idea in 3 different scenarios how this can become a very useful technology.

    Since I am now spending more time in the Real Estate space, it sets my mind to thinking about the great possibilities for a real estate office and mini conference rooms.

    Take a look and let me know what kind of ideas it generates for you.

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