Posts Tagged internet

Mike Thinks News “Only Driven on weekends”

Mike Thinks News “Only Driven on weekends”

Monday, April 5, 2010 No Comments

There are few things as harrowing to someone as buying their 1st new car.  Now I know your thinking, wow, thats kind of harsh…after all buying a new car is supposed to be fun Mike, isn’t it?  Well, Im not sure what its supposed to be, but I do know that its full of pitfalls [...]

Getting jealous of Google, Iran wants a piece of the monitoring action

Getting jealous of Google, Iran wants a piece of the monitoring action

Saturday, February 13, 2010 No Comments

So this week it comes to light that Iran would like to be its own email client…seems they realized just how much information Google is able to glean by reading all your emails (you do know they do that right?)  Anyway, so now if you live in Iran you get the privileged of using the [...]

A confidential matter of most urgent importancy

A confidential matter of most urgent importancy

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 No Comments

If your country becomes known throughout the world as the hub for scams, schemes, and all matter of money stealing, laundering, thievery….is it any wonder that you get portrayed in a bad light in the movies or that a commercial pokes fun at these activities?  No…its not
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I for one welcome our new robot overlords

I for one welcome our new robot overlords

Monday, August 24, 2009 No Comments

So you can’t teach an old dog new tricks…at least not very easily, but according to a new report, you can teach new robots some darn scary tricks.  Now a few months ago, the news came out of a robot powered by organic waste.  You know, was like old vegetation…incapacitated people, those kinds of things.  [...]

Holy Plane

Holy Plane

Thursday, July 16, 2009 No Comments

If you havn’t heard yet, theres one good reason to keep those seat belts fassened on a comercial airliner.  This week we find out about a gaping hole that opened up 45 minutes into a domestic flight here in the United States, and while no one was hurt, rumours abound about a sudden and dramatic [...]

Sequals suck….usually

Sequals suck….usually

Tuesday, June 16, 2009 No Comments

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There are many things I really get anoyed with, and one of those things is sequal reliance.  So many times it seems that a movie is made, not because there is a great story to tell, not because someone has a passiona and vision for a new project…nope..its made in an effort to find that [...]

What a mess they’ve made of this

What a mess they’ve made of this

Tuesday, June 2, 2009 No Comments

We all have them…admit it, behind your desk or your television is a pile of wires and cables that could, in theory, trap a small tribe of early homonids.  There have been many attempts over the years to control the rats nest of wires we all hide behind our well dusted entertainment centers, but not [...]

Nothing good has come from this…if you lost 1.4B you may think that too

Nothing good has come from this…if you lost 1.4B you may think that too

Monday, May 18, 2009 No Comments

So we all have our own opinions…as the saying goes…they are like armpits, everyone has them, and they usually stink.  Sometimes however, and opinion wafts forth upon us with such stench and rechid stupidity and lack of forethought, that it just has to be called out.  This week, it was once again, Sony showing us [...]

Free for a Year…but how will you pay after that?

Free for a Year…but how will you pay after that?

Monday, May 4, 2009 No Comments

It takes a little bit of convincing to get me to move to a new operating system.  Microsoft fail compeltely to get me to commit to Vista on two fronts, it wasn’t a good upgrade (as in it offered absolutely NOTHING to me) and it cost way too much.  The new Windows 7 is looking [...]

HissyFitWatch, is Time Warner lying to everyone?

Saturday, April 25, 2009 No Comments

There is a disturbing report over at Stop the Cap! that leaves me fuming.  According to the report, Time Warner may be saying they are shelving the bandwidth caps for now, but what they are actually doing is worse.  Ryan Howard is saying that his internet stopped working suddenly this week, and after multiple calls [...]