Monthly Archives: May 2008

Project Looking Glass: Leopard UI created years earlier by Sun?

As soon as Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer publicly demonstrated some UI concepts for the upcoming Windows 7, I saw comments all over the Internet about how Microsoft had copied …

Record Companies: Where do we go from here?

I’ve made no secret of my opinions on our current recording industry. I feel the existing record companies have litigated and legislated themselves into being the focus of widespread consumer …

Do Macs cost more than PCs? It depends.

Does a tower case with a quad core CPU, 4GB of RAM, and an NVIDIA 8800 cost more if you buy it from Apple instead of Gateway? Absolutely. BUT only …

Virtual PC SP1: Why Apple should embrace it.

Here is a question: If there was a way to evaluate Mac OSX on your current Windows machine for under $150, would you jump at it? I think for many …

Eee PC 901: Atom version of Eee PC 900 coming?

As I continue setting up the Eee PC 900 that I received this morning, I caught wind of a new version that may be coming in the very near future. …

Eee PC 900: Available NOW! With smaller battery?

Today is the long-awaited arrival of the Eee PC 900 in the USA! I have followed  the news of this machine with interest over the past few months figuring I …

Merlin: 12,000 music labels create the future.

Here comes the future! As reported in Ars Technica, the independent music labels are gaining some power with an organization they created last year called "Merlin." This new "virtual music …

Attention Fine Artists: Watch out for scam artists!

Many of you may already know that there are plenty of scams out there targeting fine artists. These scam artists find your email address on a public forum somewhere attached …

Global Warming: Why don’t we believe?

Several years ago, the United Nations International Panel on Climate Change, assembled 928 peer-reviewed and published research findings from long-term studies on global climate done by scientific research teams all …