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Archive for November, 2006

Not the mini, the micro!

Monday, November 13th, 2006

When I was looking at the Chocolate this weekend, I must admit I managed to get corrected (and even a little surprised) by some information available from a salesperson. Yep, I was unaware that there was such a thing as a microSD card. Here I was, talking to a salesperson at one of those hallway [...]

Nintendo Wii (wheeee!)

Monday, November 13th, 2006

Having worked on the Nintendo Website back when the Nintendo Wii was announced – as the Nintendo Revolution – I’ve been following and eagerly anticipating the launch of Nintendo’s new system. What excites me the most when it comes to the Wii is the game play, not the graphics. While there is still plenty of [...]

LG Chocolate, an iPod alternative or replacement?

Monday, November 13th, 2006

A little history: I update my cell phone every 3 or so years. Coincidentally, each time my contract expires. I find I keep relatively current with the technologies and also make a buck or two off my dated hardware. Ultimately, I have to pay the monthly rate to keep a plan anyhow, why not lock [...]

LG Chocolate, no buyers remorse here!

Monday, November 13th, 2006

Malin and I were strolling through the mall just yesterday when I got hooked into stopping at one of those hallway pods selling cell phones. I have been in the market for a new mobile for a while now, however, I’m not having much luck finding a device I like…. that is, until this weekend. [...]

Adobe and Mozilla Foundation to Open Source Flash Player Scripting Engine

Tuesday, November 7th, 2006

Adobe has contributed source code for the ActionScript™ Virtual Machine, the powerful standards-based scripting language engine in Adobe® Flash® Player, to the Mozilla Foundation. Mozilla will host a new open source project, called Tamarin, to accelerate the development of this standards-based approach for creating rich and engaging Web applications. While, I’m skeptical that this [...]

Super-Kitty! Very funny

Monday, November 6th, 2006

Saw this on Google Video today, laughed my ass off!