Chapter 8. From the Geek Squad Files

From the Geek Squad Files

One thing to keep in mind about the Geek Squad (and, really, about all computer geeks) is that the ability to cite useless trivia is held in very high esteem. So, if one of us mentions that BlueTooth technology (the wireless protocol that allows devices like cell phones and PDAs to communicate with a wireless headset or to exchange business e-cards) is named after a Danish king who united the Viking clans of Denmark and Norway in the 900s, he’s just strutting his stuff so to speak. Sure, it’s annoying, but it’s better than crushing empty beer cans on our foreheads. Anyway, here are a few observations we have ...

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