Grandparents on Firefox

Yesterday I finally was able to move my grandparents off of Netscape 7.1 and onto Firefox 1.0.6 and Thunderbird. My grandparents got a new desktop computer and the first thing I did was put Firefox and Thunderbird on there. To prepare Firefox for their use, I did the following: I changed the name of the […]

Firefox 1.5 Beta 1

Firefox 1.5 Beta 1 was released earlier this week and I downloaded it within hours of its release. I must say, this is a much improved web browser for a number of reasons. This thing cruises. Back/Forward buttons are instantaneous. Page rendering is much quicker, even by Firefox’s fast standards to begin with. Startup even […]

iDevelopers

This is why the iPod is so successful. Sure the ease-of-use with iTunes, iTMS, and the iPod have a huge part in it. However, the real reason is developers and all of those 3rd-party accessories. Until the imitators get it, the iPod will rule for good reason.

Pulitzer for Times-Picayune?

The Times-Picayune and Nola.com have been reporting from day one about Katrina, even after having to abandon their offices and printed paper to work exclusively online. These reporters and their staff have been absolutely stellar and deserve every journalistic award out there for what they have gone through to report the news coming out of […]