erin and i have this running debate about twitter. the general argument is that she believes that, on the whole, twitter is dumbing down the internet, especially when it comes to creatives. by creating a huge conglomerate of artists who all talk to each other and share ideas, there is a loss of individual creativity… Continue reading twitter is
now in penguin-vision
i’ve been a longtime fan and occasional user of linux. i had it running for about a year as my primary operating system under ubuntu. microsoft announced the release of their windows 7 RC-1 the other day, and as part of the announcement stated that all of their beta testers, whether you’re using win 7 beta… Continue reading now in penguin-vision
and the award for dumbest news of the week goes to…
the state department, after a “reply-all” storm caused their servers to crash. apparently, not only were people pissed at being included on the reply-all lists, and sent angry replies, but the problem was further compunded by more traffic caused by email recalls. i’m left speechless. read the post and scathing replies on /.
the matrix…on windows
found on gizmodo See more funny videos and funny pictures at CollegeHumor.
thinktank affiliate buttons, vista experience, computer woes resolved, and other stuff
so we got a new client for thinktank. it’s a wordpress blog, and it’s mostly maintenance and updates, but it’s still pretty cool. our client wants to build/integrate a social networking component, so i did some researching and found KickApps Social Networking Software. the more i read into it and compared the alternatives, the cooler… Continue reading thinktank affiliate buttons, vista experience, computer woes resolved, and other stuff
gr + avatar != grave avatars OR growling avatars OR robot
so it’s been bugging me for a while. why is it that in the comments of my posts, there are avatars (or generic, blank avatars), but no way to use/change/update/upload your avatar? i even poked around in the user preferences in the blog several times trying to find where “upload avatar” was located, to no… Continue reading gr + avatar != grave avatars OR growling avatars OR robot