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Technology

Meditations, comments, gossip and other tidbits about technology.

In Praise of the iSkin, the iPod Condom
Speaking of my new Nano, I’m very happy with the iSkin I bought for it. I don’t care about whether my iPod gets scratches or dings (as this photo of my old device clearly indicates). I just wanted a belt…
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Spreading the Anti-Tech Company Sentiment Around
Yesterday I disparaged Microsoft for some compatibility issues. Apple, today it’s your turn. This morning I loaded some audio content onto my new iPod Nano. Then I pulled the connection out without ‘ejecting’ it first. I had no idea, but…
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I Guess Microsoft Doesn’t Want My Money
Yesterday, Steve Ballmer announced the official launch of Microsoft adCenter, their contextual ad word product, aimed at rivalling the monster that is Google AdWords: Advertisers will also be able to see their advertisements appearing across a number of MSN &…
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Just Text Me That Tip
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FreeMind - Decent Open Source Mind Mapping Software
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Expose for Windows x 3
StarForce Whips Out the Lawyers
Everything You Wanted to Know About HD-TV
A Satisfied Customer and His Palm Treo 650
Windows Vista = Apple's OS X?
My Operating System Shouldn't Advertise to Me
I'm Getting Back on the Instant Messaging Horse
103 Inches of Plasma Sexiness
Some Clear Thinking on Web 2.0
Microsoft's Mix 06 Conference
Video from Gnomedex 5.0
Kent Beck Talks About Testing
Just a Little Test
Anti-Telus Web Sites
The Voicemail Message Bit
LazyWeb Request: PC Anywhere for the Mac
$100 Laptop Unveiled
IT Gigolo Trades Support for Sex
Switching from Telus to Shaw
Cool Typing Game
Zen and the Art of Powerpoint
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Many, Many Geeky Halloween Costumes
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Dark TiVo Love
Excel Yahoo! MapMaker
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Database Recommendations for Local Group
Remote Stimulation by Bluetooth and SMS
A Look at the New Video-Enabled iPod
Quick Tip on Phone Spam
Travis's TiVo Arrives in Canada
Massive Speakers Pay to Appear
A $100 Laptop for the Developing World
Why Should I Care About Outliners and OPML Editors?
Local Software Developers Needed
An Object Lesson for Recruiters
Get Your Cult On: Motorola ROKR and the iPod Nano
My Sony Monitor Crapped Out
Does Rich Media Discourage Debate?
A Spinach-Powered House
Bar Camp Video
The Word on MovableType 3.2
Subway Maps for Your iPod
Needed: One Podcasting Engineer, Stat
Coverflow Looks Cool
Telus Blocked 766 Other Sites, Too
Poo-Be-Hard
Apple Mouse Finally Gets Mighty
Client Plug: QA Podcast
Given Yomi?
Where are the New Big Convertibles?
Steve Ballmer on Evangelism, Innovation and Maybe Halo 3
Tivo for Your PC, Again
Meet the Apple iTunes Phone
Can You Recycle Old CDs?
Remote Robotic Breast Exams
Nearly Naturally Speaking
Risk Death Like Steamboy
The Ultimate Panini Maker
Another Win for Our Robot Overlords
My (Semi) Colon is Sticky
There are Two Kinds of Fools
Tell Me About My Computer
New Samsung Phone Offers Fatness Indicator
Kensington, Faites Attention
More German World War II Radios Than You'd Ever Need
I'll Pay You to Set Up a Couple of Sites
Know Anyone at Telus?
I Need a New Cell Phone
We Fill Cavities and More
Acquisition Heralds the Slowest App Ever
My Troubles with the Double-Sided DVD
Following Up on the Podcasting Dope
Why I'm Not Smoking the Podcasting Dope
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New Body-Mod Business Opportunity
Extend Your Battery Life
Awesome Rube Goldberg Machine
Kim Cattrall Gets Competition
The Science of Scanning Search Results
Singing at DEMO
(The Many Ways I've Tried) Beta Products
Personal Media Scanner
iPod Shuffle Encourages Listening?
Any Readers from Microsoft?
Dispensing With An Old Cell Phone
Make the Switch to Firefox
Quicken Retires Three-Year-Old Software
In Defense of the Single-Button Mouse?
The Long Tail Hates the iPod Shuffle
Careful What You Say While On Hold
LazyWeb Request: Synching Apple Mail and MS Outlook
Ancient Kuwaiti Apple Store
CD Ripping Service Reviewed
Region Coding Not Just for DVDs
Trouser Rubbing at MacWorld
Children Not Spoiling in Oklahoma
Growing Up Without Apple
Christmas Tech Support
Cool Utility of the Month
Kamloops (the Bastards) Gets Wifi Everywhere
Wifi Gadget du Jour
FireFox Ad Runs in New York Times Today
Ask Jeeves Desktop Search Beta Released
Microsoft Releases Desktop Search
A Watershed Event at Tonight's Party
Interview with the EA Games Spouse
Use the Ashhole, Would You?
A Driverless Car...er...Cart
New Project: InsideBlogging
The Hammer Has Fallen on Jeremy
Fun Firefox Extensions
Name Our Company
Client Plug: Nooked
Nice, Offbeat PR from Hyperion
Some Celebs Stick With Blogging
Lycos DDOS's Spammers
What Do You Call This Stuff?
What Do You Know? A Bid
Rent Me on eBay
Build Your Own PVR
Sound-based Pistachio Sorter
Go Firefox, It's Your Birthday
TiVo on Your PC
Talking About Firefox
Pingtastic
Paper CD Case Coolness
Slides and Notes from New Media BC Presentation
Checking In on Speech Recognition
America at 10 MPH
One Hit and 29, 999 Misses
Microsoft Australia Smokes the Good Crack
Game Developers Work Hard
Slides from eBC Presentation
Room Defender Sentry Turret
Bonjour, Mozilla 1.0
Buy Jeremy's iPod
Photovoltaic Backpack
Backup Batteries in an Altoids Tin
More on Electronic Voting
20 Years at Microsoft
Bloggers' Vote
Software That Lasts for 200 Years
Revoltage, You Need to Hire Me
Apple Smacks Down Its Customers
Now That's Market Dominance
iPod Photo Underwhelming
Spreading Firefox, Again
Fun With Google: My Pants are *
Another Computer Glitch
Music in Your Skull and Productization in Action
Device Makes World Quieter, More Irritating
Strangerhood and the Virtues of Contraints
Acting in Computer Games
Becoming President
Mozilla Party
The British Library Hasn't Called Yet
The Conference Bike
Apple, Microsoft and Closed Systems
Victimless Leather
Job of the Week: Junior Spam Analyst
The Long Tail
No Logo in Seven Minutes
Slashdot on E-bikes
Notes from "The Future of Online Advertising"
Overheard at Gnomedex
What Tools are Gnomdexers Using?
Notes from "The Future of Online Content"
Notes from "Maximizing Your Blogging Strategies"
Some Gnomedex Links
Off to Gnomedex
Nice Smart Car, Eh?
Link Round-Up: Five for Monday
False Creek Geek: Photo Albums in the 21st Century
Adobe Wants to Waste More of My Time
Transparency and Poor Web App Design
Behind the iPod Scroll Wheel
BlogosphereRadio
Emulation and the Video Game Industry
The (Boring) Problem of Attribution
OMG! i h8 yur breath!
Labored Instructions
Nursed by the Lowest Bidder
iPod to Mac Hack
Incredible Star Wars Mod
The Google Aptitude Test
A Little Late to the Party
Visiting Microsoft Europe
Google Hates Hotels
RSS and Bandwidth
No Apple in Playboy
False Creek Geek: How to Start a Weblog
New iMac Design Too Predictable?
Toyota Goes After the Vegan Market
Gmail is Too Creepy
Answer Trivia and Win Gmail Accounts
Corporate Blogging
Doom 3 is Really Scary
I'm Strangely Excited by Laptop Armor
The Laughable State of Personal Computing
What's a Microsoft Interview Like?
Change Management Nightmare
Virtual Reality Problem Solved
10 Features for a Perfect Browser
PR Gaffe du Jour
Humans Devise Yet Another Method to Reject Each Other
ChangeThis
IceRocket
Always Pitching Something
The Open Audiobooks Project
Sixty Seconds in the Loo?
Buying a Laptop
Three Articles on Creativity and Managing People
False Creek Geek: My Name is Darren, and Iím a Blogger
Is that a Sex Toy in My Video Game?
Games for Busy People
The Dangers of Stock Photography
Good Thinking, Victoria
Further to Those Gaming Stats
Netflix for Purses
An Original Marketing Strategy
Stats on Gaming
The Guilt-Free SUV
Human vs. Robo-Vac
Anti-Hummer Activism
Link Round-Up: Technology
Getting My Groove On
My Building Manager is So Cool
Go to Dartmouth, Get a Weblog
Notes on RSS Talk
Saddam May Be a Dictator
The Internet's Cretaceous Period
Quick Plug: HTCE Brain Gain
A Pet Peeve About Excel
Office Chair Recommendations
O'Reilly on the Open Source Paradigm Shift
Put Away Childish Things
Booth Babes Explained
Planet Cafe
Execublogging at Sun
I'm Fully Skype-Enabled
Get Your SMS On
Ol' Skool Spam Rap
I Caved on Gmail
A 21st Century Kitty Hawk
Do You Know Where Your WiFi Is?
Tool Lending Libraries
Link Round-Up: Inventions
The Force is Strong in this One
My Sister's Buying a Digital Camera
Five Years From Now
Throw Away Your Alarm Clock
Further Thoughts on the Airport Express
Those People at Apple are Pretty Frickin' Smart
Mobile Phone Saves Man's Life
Home, James
Comments Apparently Also Borked
Royal Bank Borks Your Pay Cheque
Magic Bike
False Creek Geek: Why Paper Sucks
Don't Get Caught
If You Hear This Sound, Panic
Urban (or Traveling) Geek as Mugger Magnet
A Digital Sun Dial
Imagine Portaging with Those Things
Business Card Data Extraction
Dye Sublimation on Your Desk
Lost? Photo Recognize Yourself to Foundness
Color Your Friends and Family by Numbers
The Hottest Babes in ASCII
Helene Scherrer on Canadian Copyright
Sims 2 Screenshots
Robot Sushi
Your WYSIWYG HTML Editor of Choice
A Tunnel to Vancouver Island?
Gnomedex 4.0
Scuba Cycle
A Linux PVR for Sale
Wood, Not Flesh
Everyone's a Designer
Not Enough Fibre
What Microsoft Wants
Auto-Postcards
Region-Free DVD Players
Toilets are Cleaner than Computers
Halle Berry May Have Touched Our New Monitor
Excel Gurus, Solve My Oscar Crisis
State of the MP3 Address, Part 1
SilkBlogs Just a Lot of Spin
Indians on Outsourcing
Does Experience Count in Gaming?
The Third Generation of File Sharing
Gather Round PhotoShop Gurus
Ker-Ching
Making Exercise More Entertaining
Reader Survey: The Mouseover Effects
Blogging for (or near) the Corporation
In Short, DRM Sucks
Resumes in the Tech Industry
Hot, Bagel-Slicing Action
Clever Puns Don't Fly with Microsoft
To the Moon (and Beyond)
Area Codes and Prefixes
Hear Me Speak About Technology Writers
False Creek Geek: Technology that Fails Us
The Sims as Childcare Training
More on Apple and the iPod mini
Mini iPod in the Haus
False Creek Geek: Understanding Google
Slashdotters Report on Christmas Gifts
What's Your News Aggregator of Choice
If They Build It, Women Will Come
Moore Rejects Law, Surrenders
Stewart Brand May or May Not Be a Dirty Old Man
Stewart Brand is a Dirty Old Man
A Shortcoming of Portable Phones
3-D OS
The First Time Machine
Kevin Kelly's Cool Tools
Anybody Need a Wireless Hub
Geekware Alert
Link Round-Up: Games
Two Tech Jobs in Ireland
iPod Battery Fracas
The GUI Gallery
Best of New Geekery in 2003
Fill this Cup
Anybody Know a Decent ASP Developer?
False Creek Geek: The Password Problem
A Little Known Fact About Me
Stimulation Systems
Tech Writers' Deserved Reputation
Scooterific
Flashy Flash Developer Required
The ScrLk Key Debunked
The Murmur Project
Interfacing Your Fears
New Tools for the Cuckold
Inventor of Ctrl-Alt-Del Found, Beaten
Required: Laptop for Loan or Rent
Cool Hi-Tech Office
Curious Job Enquiry
Three From Slashdot
BBSpot Runs My Story
False Creek Geek: He Got (a Little) Game
How Much is Inside a Sharpie
Apartment Buzzers
Electric Cars
Tip of the Week
RSS Maker
The Hidden Lives of Asterisks
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