CNET said it perfectly: When it comes to public relations battles, Apple is a devastating counter-puncher. NBC just learned the hard way. Late last night, NBC leaked that it would not renew its TV show contract with iTunes. Supposedly, NBC was not satisfied by the financial terms Apple was offering. Nevermind the fact that it […]
Occassioinally I will be asked why am I a Mac user. The main reason of course is I want a computer that just plain works when I am home. My day job is spent fixing (or doing a nasty workaround) for the latest bug in Microsoft Windows. The last thing I ever want to do […]
Check out the latest update to Google Earth. You can now view the sky. Galaxies, stars, etc….you name it, sky has it. Google rocks.
Looks like Belize, Cozumel, and Grand Cayman all survived Hurricane Dean with minimal damage. All of them should start seeing cruise ships again in the next couple of days. Costa Maya is another story. Early reports suggest that the port’s dock is wrecked and there was extensive flooding. Doubt any cruise ship will go there […]
As some of you know, I will be getting married in a few weeks and going on a honeymoon. The honeymoon’s destinations? Grand Cayman, Cozumel (Mexico), Costa Maya (Mexico), and Belize. All of which are either getting directly hit or slightly “missed” by Hurricane Dean. Last I heard, Grand Cayman got a big break with […]
Just noticed that John Lennon’s music is now on iTunes. Not only that, it is 256kbps DRM-free copies too! iTunes Plus is really making me buy more music. 5 seconds later, I bought the Lennon Legend “greatest hits” album. Now I finally can listen to “Imagine” and his other classics.
So far, my new car insurance company seems to be doing a good job with my key scratch claim. They sent someone out today to take a look at my car (take photos, write up an estimate, etc.). Even though I have a low deductible for this type of claim (also there is no rate […]
Just found out that I can reach my wireless router from the pool area.