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October 21, 2013
by Gadgetress
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Q&A with Professor Real Estate

My first gig as a business reporter had me covering real estate. I don’t miss it. But now that I’m a homeowner, I read real estate articles. And sometimes, I still write about the topic when asked. I tracked down … Continue reading

October 17, 2013
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Gadgets Geared Toward Seniors

AARP wants to make sure seniors aren’t left out of developing technologies so last spring, the organization held a fast-pitch session and invited companies from all over to tell judges and an audience of mostly seniors what they were doing … Continue reading

March 28, 2013
by Gadgetress
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A twist on ‘Mystery Science Theater 3000’

Who doesn’t remember the three silhouettes superimposed on the bottom corner of a movie back in the 1990s? Mystery Science Theater 3000, which actually  debuted in 1988, left its imprint on earthlings as being the king of riffing comedy by … Continue reading

March 19, 2013
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Office space and other real projects in San Diego

Things I learned about local commercial real estate while helping out UT San Diego’s business staff with a special real estate section: 1. Big companies rarely pick up and move their headquarters to San Diego — it’s too expensive (cost … Continue reading

March 7, 2013
by Gadgetress
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A chat with one of the nation’s top lawyers

I deviated from the usual tech stories with my latest piece for the UT San Diego. The UT was interested in finding out about the new local guy taking over DLA Piper, one of the largest law firms in the … Continue reading

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