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Is Oracle Fleecing You?

A couple of days ago, I bought a new fleece hiking jacket. In small, in black, on sale. With a hood. Made by a high end manufacturer whose name evokes a part of a mountain. The plush is luxuriously thick, the zipper hardware is incredible, and the tailoring just feels so right. I had tried [...] Continue reading

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The Benchmark Games: Oracle’s New TPC-C

How does a place like Manchester, New Hampshire become the epicenter of the world these days? The big P, politics. I think that many of us are getting tired of the circus. Lately, I don’t really care about what Mitt did to Ron, Rick’s strategy, or all the attacks on Newt. I only truly care [...] Continue reading

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