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Blogging ’bout Bing

Posted in SEO, Technology by Anthony (Tony) Emerson on July 27, 2009

I’ve got two new posts up at my company’s blog explaining how I predict Bing will change SEO strategy. The series is aptly titled The SEO Implications of Bing.

Part I: Algorithm
Part II: Features of the search engine results pages (SERPs)

Go ahead and Sphinn them, if you’re into that sort of thing.

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iPhone Stuck in Bluetooth Mode

Posted in Gadgets, Technology by Anthony (Tony) Emerson on July 14, 2009

My iPhone (3G) is afflicted with a rare disease. No troubleshooting site or forum has been able to help the problem thus far. I’m getting no audio during calls, meaning I can’t hear the person on the other end and he or she can’t hear me.

The strangest part is that I’ve never owned a Bluetooth headset nor had Bluetooth turned on in the Settings. As you can see in the screen shot, the Bluetooth logo is nowhere to be found (it’s usually on the top right, by the alarm indicator) but the call audio pop up (when you press the volume control during a call) shows that audio is being sent to a Bluetooth device:

My iPhone stuck in Bluetooth mode

My iPhone stuck in Bluetooth mode

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