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Slow Tuesday Night

I don’t know how many of you have G-mail, or spend any particular amount of time following technology related news. I don’t follow with any tremendous devotion, [Read more]

February 16, 2010 // 4 Comments

Authors Find a Second Life?

Tobias Buckell (author of Crystal Rain) has called for science fiction writers of all types to get together online in the virtual world of Second Life. He’s got others [Read more]

March 22, 2007 // 0 Comments


I stumbled across a streaming music site a few weeks ago. It’s called Pandora and it rocks. What’s special about it is that it uses “recommended if you [Read more]

August 12, 2006 // 3 Comments

A Book on a Stick

File under: Useless Devices. Numley, a “Web 2.0 copyright and DRM (digital rights management) corporation”, has created a BookFob, a USB stick that contains [Read more]

May 30, 2006 // 6 Comments

Google to Broker Online Book Sales

From a ZDNet article: The new offering would allow people to sign in and purchase immediate, browser-based access to books, Google said on its site. Purchasers would not, [Read more]

March 15, 2006 // 1 Comment

There’s a New Google Toolbar in Town

Google will soon be releasing an updated version of their awesome Google Toolbar. For now you can download the beta New features include: Adding custom button – This [Read more]

January 30, 2006 // 2 Comments


Douglas Rushkoff has made available hos 1994 book Cyberia: Life in the Trenches of Hyperspace available online. Publishers Weekly describes it thusly: This heady report takes [Read more]

December 27, 2005 // 0 Comments

Foxit PDF Reader

I’m not saying that the PDF document format sucks, but it does. OK, maybe I am saying that. The point is that my biggest gripe with PDF is the slow load times and [Read more]

September 29, 2005 // 0 Comments

8 Stupid Mobile Technologies

Mobile Magazine has an article listing the 8 Stupid Mobile Technologies. The winners? MP3 Bluetooth Cell Phone Service Microsoft Windows The Internal Combustion Engine [Read more]

August 25, 2005 // 5 Comments

Still Lovin’ The WiFi!

I’m vacationing, relaxing, visiting family. For kicks (because this is how I get my kicks) I use my PDA to check for WiFi connections. I’ve found 3 free [Read more]

July 23, 2005 // 5 Comments

Star Wars your PC

Ever wanted to add Star Wars to your life, such that it was always there, never far from mind? If so, then maybe making a TIE Fighter-based computer + desk is for you. Like [Read more]

June 5, 2005 // 0 Comments


More bad news for the movie studios – there’s a new way to share movies in (Tinsel) town. RatDVD is software that rips a DVD including bonus features and tracks. [Read more]

June 4, 2005 // 3 Comments

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