Never doubt Apple's ability to counter-punch

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 […]

Hurricane Watch

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 […]

Site security

I have been working all day on making sure this web site is safe after that DreamHost security break-in. Many other people have also been hit by this. As far as I can tell, my site did not have any of the spam links inserted into my web pages. This suggests I am part of […]

Off day

I took today off from work so I could get my car towed to the garage and repaired. It was kinda a tense week, as I drove to work every day in a car with a several ticking time bombs inside. However, the car survived the week and will be repaired by Tuesday. So I […]

No metal in this mouth

As of yesterday, I have braces. Well, kinda. No no, my mouth isn’t full of enough metal to set off a metal detector. In fact, there is no metal at all. For the next 48 weeks, I am wearing Invisalign. Think of them as an adult version of braces, but that are clear aligners that […]