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Get Over Yourself!

The New England Patriots won again last night in an amazing come-from-behind game, extending their perfect record to 12-0. As has been happening over the pas...

Online Personal Videos

Posting video online is significantly more difficult than posting photos. Want to drop an image in your blog? Just upload the image to your site and add the ...

iGot iPhone

Every cellphone I’ve owned has failed miserably. I don’t really ask much of my phone, other than receive and make calls. As with all my past phones, my mos...

The Orange Box – Team Fortress 2

Played Team Fortress 2 for the first time today. No fun. A fairly boring remake of existing FPS games, with same crappy interface and broken, unbalance gam...

Living in a laptop world

I’ve resisted owning a laptop for years, mainly because I don’t really have a desire to sip a latte, sitting outside Starbucks while browsing myspace (that I...

RAID Works!

I picked up an Infrant RadyNAS NV+ 2TB RAID system back in may. After getting familiar with the controls and setup, I began the process of moving some of my ...

blogging tricks

Well, blogging has come a long way since I started dumping my brain to the net over five years ago. It has changed. Alot. It’s much closer to journalism, not...

PHP needs some work

I’ve been developing software for about 20 years. I’ve used many languages in various stages of maturity. Over those twenty years I’ve seen steady progress i...

Run, Scott, Run

Thanks to Czrena, I decided to run today. Apparently she’s going to be in the area for a 5k next week. I thought back to college when I would hit the gym alm...

360 Mistake

Yahoo! 360 , Yahoo!’s too-little-too-late attempt at social networking/blogging, has been in BETA for over two years. My natural instinct to avoid pain got t...

Epix!

My WoW toon just went through a few upgrades, so I wanted to document my current gear (raid) here. I’ll look back on this months from now and laugh.

Swing, Batter!

Just got back from the batting cages. Spent about two hours there, mostly hitting slow-pitch softballs, with some medium-pitch baseball. In all, I took about...

Flash! Stop Talking

I’ve noticed a new (annoying) trend lately. Talking ads and websites. I go to some site to check out the latest hardware news and I’m greeted by a screaming ...

Site Update Complete

Over the past couple weeks, I’ve been working (slowly) to get my domain/site moved to a better hosting provider. I had been at CIHost for a number of years, ...

The Code

Wow, what an uproar sixteen bytes can make.

Here Comes Tux

Dell had started this IdeaStorm site to get user feedback. The goal was to shape product direction based directly on user votes and suggestions. While not ...

Need New Site Layout

My blog layout is lame. I’ll be window shopping blogs to find things I like and hopefully redesign mine soon.

Star Power

I first saw Shia LaBeouf in Project Greenlight on HBO back in 2003. Almost instantly it was clear this kid was amazing. Project Greenlight was a behind-the-s...

The Great Experiment Has Failed

One of the things that drew me into World of Warcraft was the game’s ambition. They set out to create a huge online world in which thousands could interact a...

Joey Crawford

The NBA suspended Joey Crawford yesterday. Finally. This guy has been an idiot his whole time in the NBA. He’s a cranky, temperamental, 56 yr old average r...

Desktop Tower Defense

More and more ‘online games’ have been hitting the scene lately. Now, these are not the multiplayer-online games, but simply online… which has essentially ...

Y!Mail takes down the wall

Last night Yahoo! announced their Mail service would be moving to unlimited storage. Finally. I’ve been trying to push this move since early 2004, when the...

Bait and Switch

I moved to California to get away from the ice and snow. I saw all the pictures and advertisements … “It never rains here” … “What’s snow?”. I bought i...

Time for Plan B?

Over the past week the Yahoo Plan B wiki has been gathering alot of press. Eric Jackson , who writes a business blog , recently took on the current problems ...

TBC Countdown : 4 days

World of Warcraft: The Burning Crusade expansion is set to release on Tuesday, January 16. I preordered my copies way back on October 10 through Amazon. Ev...

iWant iPhone

Apple Computer this week introduced their iPhone and changed their company name to just Apple. The iPhone is basically a small networked computer which...