September 2007

September 2007

Promoting small businesses with a blog blogging, podcast

It was brought to my attention that the NY Times published an article a few weeks back about the benefits of small business blogging. They offer some great tips, so it’s definitely a worthwhile read. If you’re into the audio version you can listen to…

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Have you been Rick Rolled yet? Uncategorized

Ok, so my Halo 3 post was a hoax… Gotcha! In related news, there is a Norwegian shop selling copies early, but my prank was part of the latest internet craze called “Rick Roll“, and about 140 Digg members fell for it over the past…

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Halo 3 released early! Uncategorized

Scheduled for release on September 25th, a group of hackers have posted a torrent of Halo 3, the long awaited series from Bungie Studios. digg_url = ‘http://digg.com/gaming_news/Halo_3_released_early’;

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So Easy Even A “Weird Al” Can Do It YouTube

I have to admit – I am a huge Weird Al Yankovic fan. Have been since ’83, when I not only owned the self-titled debut cassette but sheepishly admit to performing the songs (“Gotta Boogie” and “One More Minute” were my personal faves) to my…

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Are you pissed about your iPhone? Uncategorized

Yeah, my friend Spike said he’s OK with the rebate and still loves ya’. But I’m not as forgiving. Maybe it’s because I’ve been a loyal Mac addict since owning my first //e in the 80’s. Maybe it’s because I tell everyone to buy your…

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Friday Night Fun with Social Media Taglines YouTube

I thought this would be a fun exercise is un-spinning the spin of the various 2.0 properties that’ve popped up over the past few years. It’s pretty simple — Take a web property and assign a tagline based on it’s actual use, not what they…

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Friday evening fun on Ebay Uncategorized

Remember back in the day when browsing Ebay used to take hours of your time? Well, since it’s height of popularity it appears most of the world’s useless junk has traded hands enough times to make the current stuff boring. I mean, we’ve all seen…

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One crisis averted, another begins Uncategorized

Hours after Steve Jobs made good better on the $200$100 “rebate” (although technically getting me to spend another $100 at the Apple Store isn’t quite a rebate, but I digress), another potential disaster was averted. Information Week reported that Yahoo’s Fantasy Football servers crapped out…

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