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And I, for one, welcome our new Lord Vader!

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Damn impressive costumes...

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This has yet to happen to me.

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Me vs. Books

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Creepy Office Depot elf #3

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Creepy Office Depot elf #2

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The Office Depot elves are looking particular creepy this year. Not sure why...

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Nice game you’ve got going on here… It would be a shame if something were to happen to it.

Sorry, I just spent three days among Android developers, and they used to be all about phones and tablets, but now the same operating system runs on Google Glass, smartwatches, and drones. Plus the meteoric rise of companies like FanDual and DraftKings, showing how much money can be made, there’s going to be a huge push for more data, and more personalized data. So, here’s how my people are going to ruin your game.

Adapt Google Glass to the inside of a player’s helmet, just like they’re trying out in the military, now. Short-term gains will be communication between the coach and players, and between the players themselves. The advantages of this should be obvious, but think a bit deeper than that. Think about what your phone does with navigation: your speed is measured, you’re warned of obstacles, and you’re re-routed if there’s an obstruction. Now imagine you’re the quarterback with a HUD inside your helmet, painting your guys that are open in green or blue, the guys rushing you in ye…