we still remember mitch hedberg

A severed foot is the ultimate stocking stuffer.

Jun 11th 2007

Safari browser on Windows XP and Vista

The web browser “war” just got more interesting!
Steve Jobs just announced that Apple will release a Windows version of their browser, Safari.
Update: I downloaded it, installed it, and…it really, really stinks. Wow. I can’t believe they announced this like it was a big deal. Browsing the comments of other blogs it appears […]

Jun 8th 2007

NRO ambushed by PBS ad served by Google

If only Kathryn Jean Lopez knew…
Such are the perils of running Google Ads.
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Jun 4th 2007

Apple iPhone ad – video

I keep getting impressed by the iPhone. Amazing.
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Jun 1st 2007

Now, this is cool…

Hat tip: Juanti.

May 9th 2007

great idea by a history teacher

use the teenagers’ facebook obsession against them, so they actually learn something.

Apr 25th 2007

Ugly web sites invade Latin America

Zdnet explains the joyous news. plans to launch on Tuesday a test version of its U.S. site in Spanish and another that targets people in Latin American countries.
The News Corp.’s social networking site, which currently operates in 15 regions, allows its more than 90 million global users to share information, pictures, music and videos. The […]

Apr 24th 2007

Google AdSense: What ads are you getting?

So, yesterday I came across this ad on a Twitter page that commented on the TV series Lost:

and now all-encompassingly is serving me these two ads in the sidebar:

This makes me want to google and see if a club of “dumb homosexual veterinarians interested in fecal flotation tests” exists…although I think that doing so would […]

Mar 15th 2007

Genetically modified corn is toxic

From Scientific American, via Slashdot:
Environmental group Greenpeace launched a fresh attack on genetically modified maize developed by U.S. biotech giant Monsanto, saying on Tuesday that rats fed on one version developed liver and kidney problems.
Greenpeace said a study it had commissioned that was published in the journal Archives of Environmental Contamination and Technology showed rats […]

Mar 1st 2007

One of the world’s oldest bloggers

María Amelia, from Spain.
My friends in Internet, today I am 95 years old. My name is Amelia and I was born in Muxía (A Coruña – Spain) on December the 23rd of 1911. Today it’s my birthday and my grandson, who is very stingy, gave me a blog.

Mar 1st 2007

Gmail Problems

On the heels of announcing their new “Premium” Google Apps package, Google is suffering through major Gmail issues today.
Perhaps it’s karma saying that web-based apps aren’t ready yet for prime time. Or it’s Google encouraging free Gmail users to upgrade! Who knows…