Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-05-15

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Microsoft and Skype? That's an odd coupling. Merge with Win 8 and make Windows a subscription model including Skype services? # eBay's fee now is 9% of the final price of an auction? Yikes. Time to start using Kijiji. # Playing with face recognition in AS3. It works! # Hard to believe Sony's most recent […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-05-08

Sunday, May 8th, 2011

Even Sony, who owns a ton of content, can't bring out a download service in Canada with a decent library. # Wow, Sony took down the EQ servers too. "…we have discovered an issue that warrants enough concern for us to take the service down" # I feel bad for Sony. This is huge. […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-05-01

Sunday, May 1st, 2011

Need a new fridge. So much cheaper to drive to the US to get one. vs Almost $1000 difference! # Easter 2011 passed without me eating a single Peep. # Thanks @Hunterdan77 for the kickass nachos! # Wow. # @travelmop Think it's got anything to do with free services vs paid? Might […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-04-24

Sunday, April 24th, 2011

This is what I've been up to lately: # The National Film Board app for the #playbook is pretty nice. # LiveCycle Mobile for the #PlayBook # Still waiting for RIM to approve my other #PlayBook app. It's a personal app, less businessey. # The #PlayBook shows up in the Finder all the […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-04-17

Sunday, April 17th, 2011

Added a 120gb SSD as a system drive to a Windows 7 box. What a huge difference an SSD makes. $229 and it's like a new PC. Probably better. # Adobe news today: CS5.5 announced, and you can buy it as a subscription if you don't have the cash up front. # Apple support comes […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-04-10

Sunday, April 10th, 2011

My MacBook Pro's video is failing. This is the fourth MacBook Pro I've had video trouble with. I'm not impressed. # When I'm out, I have my phone with me and use it as a camera. Around the house, I have a tablet with me. A good camera on a tablet matters. # This is […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-04-03

Sunday, April 3rd, 2011

Clement on #UBB "We will be guided by our long-standing policies of … allowing market forces to prevail." Bad idea, Tony. # #

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2011-03-27

Sunday, March 27th, 2011

Tax Time. # Is DSL upstream bandwidth limited by the technology, or by ISPs? # xkcd is a comic version of Jon Stewart. Funny, but damn informative when making a point. On radiation: # For years we've been hearing about how mobile is the next big thing. This time, it really is! # BlackBerry […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-11-07

Sunday, November 7th, 2010

Has Netflix Canada added any new movies since launch? Doesn't look like it to me. # Xbox Dashboard Update: Netflix Canada on the 360. So far the UI looks nicer than the PS3 one – the movie box shots are bigger anyway. # Looks like there's one new movie on Netflix Canada .. # […]

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2010-10-24

Sunday, October 24th, 2010

Best thing about the Mac app store is it gives a real financial incentive to make a Mac app that follows the rules. # Jobs dissing 7" tablets doesn't make sense. He says 7" makes things too small to tap, but you can make UI elements any size you want. # Windows already has an […]