Jun 05

Jazz in the Garden

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Jazz in the Garden (National Gallery of the Art)The Jazz in the Garden Series is in full swing. Every Friday between Memorial and Labor day, the National Gallery of Art offers a free Jazz concert at their Sculpture garden located on the Washington Mall. Between 5:00 and 8:30pm the garden is filled with a picnicking yuppy crowd, feasting on brought in snacks Sangria and smuggled in outside drinks. A very relaxing way to end the work week and chime in the weekend.

SOURCE: National Gallery of Art

Jun 05

Ren’s Ramen (Silver Springs, MD)

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Miso RamenAfter having closed in Fall ’10, Ren’s Ramen has reopened at its new location in Wheaton (11403 Amherst Ave, Silver Springs, MD 20902). Their miso ramen with stewed fatty pork and roasted pork is delicious as it was at their old location. At $20, a fully laden bowl of ramen doesn’t really qualify as cheap eats, but it is still well worth it. Ren’s is cash only and has limited seating. More pictures after the break.
Jun 03

Apple WWDC 2011

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Apple WWDC 2011
It is that time of the year again, Apple’s World Wide Developers Conference begins on June 6th. Apple Fan Boys and Girls are eagerly anticipating the release of Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion), news about iOS5 and iCloud. iCloud, rumored to be an updated version of MobileMe, is anticipated to include music streaming alike, Amazon’s Cloud Player and Google Music. Tickets sold for a whopping $1,599 and were reportedly sold out in 10 hours. Steve Jobs will spawn his reality distortion field on his cult following at the keynote speech, starting at 10am PDT (GMT-7) June 6th, 2011.

SOURCE: gizmodo, wikipedia, Apple

Jun 02

Samsung Chromebook Series 5

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Samsung Chromebook Series 5 with 3G
Google’s first production laptop, Samsung’s Chromebook Series 5, is being sold through Gilt.com to early adopters. The choice of vendors is rather curious. The specs of the Chromebook clearly put it in the netbook category. It stands out by it’s SSD HDD, only a meager 16GB HDD, dual core Atom processor and fast boot time, promised to be less then 8 seconds.
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Jun 01

Memorial Day 2011

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DSC_0287.resizedDewey Beach trip on Memorial Day weekend. More Pictures.