1 terabyte hard drives, 3D applications, 3D intensive gaming, interactive web applications and entry level processors

1 terabyte hard drives, 3D applications, 3D intensive gaming, interactive web applications and entry...

Today, I received an email from eCost. I stay on their mailing list just to be aware of what’s out there and at what price. Todays...
Innovative advertisement for Peugeot by Euro RSCG Mezzano

Innovative advertisement for Peugeot by Euro RSCG Mezzano...

Awesome creativity that needs no explanation. Watch! You need to a flashplayer enabled browser to view this YouTube video
The genius of Weird Al Yankovic is evident with ‘White & Nerdy’

The genius of Weird Al Yankovic is evident with ‘White & Nerdy’...

For over two decades Weird Al Yankovic has been re-inventing classic songs in his own unique vision. His ability to rework incredibly...

How does Iron Man drink coffee?...

I happened to see this sometime back and got to wondering why exactly would Iron Man be served coffee when he does not exactly have...

Free Online Service Federal Tax Filing...

TaxAct offers a free federal tax filing service. While federal taxes are free, state level filing is not. TaxAct appears simpler to...

Most Republicans “Live Poor and Vote Rich”, John Grisham...

While watching ‘Bill Moyers Journal’ on channel Thirteen this evening, I was struck by John Grisham’s observation...

Serious Speed Dating – the Canadian Diabetes Association thinks Out-of-the-Box...

http://www.diabetes.ca/getserious/date/ This is a site that is a spoof on speed dating. Essentially, the site is a slick organization...

Explore and understand nature with the EarthWatch Institute...

EarthWatch Institute is an international non-profit organization. It allows people to participate closely in activities that are focussed...

Free software – no strings attached...

Give Away of the Day (www.giveawayoftheday.com) Give Away of the Day is a website that does exactly what the name says. It gives away...

Hard drive freezes and then your PC hangs – could be just your cable...

If the following symptoms apply to you, all you may need to do is swap your hard drive cable. Most hard drive manufacturers will ship...

Domain Registrars and the price of traffic...

Today, I found this terrific domain which had recently expired and was available for registration. My theory about domain names is...

Chkdsk still the staple utility for fixing hard drive errors...

Here is a small list of steps to take to check your Windows XP hard drive for errors. 1) Click on “My Computer”. Find the...

Trojans, Keyloggers, Rootkits, Virii, Blue Screens – keeping Windows clean has become a bit of...

If you’re a Windows user, you must have experienced situations with strange PC behavior such as blue screens, system lockup,...

Sun pays $1 Billion for MySQL...

Today Sun announced that it would be purchasing MySQL for $1 Billion in cash and options. For a company that announced revenues of...

Flyrig – simplifying renting apartments in New York City....

Flyrig.com is a new service that delivers a community driven approach to the process of finding rental apartments in New York city....

Used Video Games – Tiny Price, Maximum Entertainment...

I’d heard many recommendations that the “God of War” series of games on the Playstation were among the best titles...

The Antikythera Mechanism – The Lost Computer...

A curious mechanical gadget found in an ancient Roman shipwreck that sank off the island of Antikythera near the Greek coast around...

Adobe AIR (Apollo) and Google Gears...

AIR from Adobe and Google Gears from Google are two products that bring online applications to the desktop. But these products are...

Age verification on liquor product websites really required?...

If you visit any alcohol/liquor product websites, you are sure to see an age verification form. What good does this practice do? I...

Internet Archive: Way Back Machine?...

Ever wondered what the internet looked like 7 years back? 10 years back? There is a great website that provides snapshots of websites...

Newser – customized well selected and visually represented news...

Newser is a new online new service that scans many news sources using both human and automated aggregation. Utiling a visual layout,...

Earth 911 – Great resource for thinking Green...

Ever wondered where you can dispose off batteries, paint, medicines, computers and other stuff that you normally place on the curb...

The people of Nikon Picturetown – if your grandma can shoot then why can’t you?...

Sometime last year, Nikon gave away Nikon D40 Digital SLR cameras to 200 people of Georgetown, South Carolina. These people were amateurs...

The missing link?...

Continuing on the theme of the last post of incorrectly programmed banners, let’s look at an example of incorrect linkage. See...

Incorrect programming and wasted budget dollars...

If you use a free email account like Yahoo.com or Hotmail.com, you usually see some sort of advertisement inside your email account...

Essential Roadwarrior tools? Enter Zoho.com...

Zoho.com is a new service that has been slowly becoming more and more popular since 2006. This not so well known online service offers...

Tata Motors’ People’s Car with a sub $2500 price tag to be unveiled on January 10, 2008...

The new People’s Car from Tata Motors which is a micro car with a 25 km/litre mileage on regular gasoline and which meets Euro-4...

Research on Lightness Perception and Lightness Illusions by Edward H. Adelson of MIT...

Edward H. Adelson is a Professor of Vision Science at MIT. His lab focuses on topics in human and machine vision, including mid-level...

Trulia: Easy to use service that redefines the real-estate research experience...

After spending 5 minutes at Trulia.com looking at property listings, it became evident to me that this was a service whose forte was...

Test your websites on Mac OS X online with Browsrcamp...

Browsrcamp is an online service that allows you to see how your websites look on Mac OS X using various browsers. This service is really...

Put Firefox on a memory diet...

If you’ve ever looked at your Windows Task Manager after using Firexox for a few hours without closing the application down,...

Many analog features on a digital shortwave radio...

The Grundig S350 Deluxe is absolutely a lot of fun to use. If you are shortwave buff like me, you’ll get a real bang out of this...

Make your money work harder using MicroFinance Loans...

Since the success story of Grameen Bank in Bangladesh with their MicroFinance model hit the mainstream media, several organizations...

ATI graphic card trade-up program...

ATI (now AMD) offers a trade-up program for its range of graphic cards. Just send them your old graphics card and get a $50 credit....

New game married to an old gaming rig?...

If demos and video previews of games such as Crysis convince you to splurge to buy the latest in gaming software, you would be smart...

Linkedin “People you may know” automatic suggestions...

If you’re one of the many thousand relentless networking types using Linkedin, you may have been puzzled/appreciative/irritated...

Do you really need a new cellphone?...

The United states has 219,400,000 active cellphones (CIA World Factbook 2007). I would estimate that a high percentage of these people...

National level typo squatting....

Type in almost any domain name with a .cm extension and chances are that you’ll land on Agoga.com or its affiliate. I tried audio.cm,...

Old but still competent – the Sharp SD-NX10...

The Sharp SD-NX10 is a mini component audio system with features that are usually seen on audiophile quality systems with a similar...
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