Archive for the ‘Technology’ Category

Just when you thought you’d seen it all

20 Aug

I’d heard, before, of Linux Laundry Powder. Now, apparently, there’s MicroSoft Fabric Softener, and Google Toilet Paper.

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Youtube Was Down!

25 Mar

Believe it or not, as I write this post, youtube is down. Here’s two screenshots!

I think the engineers are trying to fix it, so don’t expect it to be down for very long….

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Two Letter Domain Names

09 Mar


Like me, you were looking for some cool domain names to register. And like me, you decided to try your luck at finding a two-letter domain name. After all, they’re easy to type, brandable… who wouldn’t want one? Read the rest of this entry »


Light Bulb Jokes – Apple, Microsoft, and Google

02 Mar

How many Google employees does it take to change a light bulb?

Google is pleased to announce our recent acquisition of LiteWerqz for 23.8 million dollars. LiteWerqz’ innovative and highly successful luminosity streaming middleware complements our own Google Light offering, and supports our vision to bring the world’s information together and make it available. LiteWerqz will be rebranded as Google Light sometime soon. We have no timetable for this, but are secretly targeting an April 1 release date. Read the rest of this entry »


The GTA-316 Digital Photo Frame

24 Feb

How to get it working on Linux or a Mac.

I received a Google-branded mini digital photo frame as a gift recently. This is my first digital photo frame – the wood and plastic variety have been good enough for me and my family before. The instructions say that it requires Windows XP, but being a Linux user, I’ve long ago learned to ignore that kind of thing. Most bits of hardware can be made to work with Linux (most, I said, not all). Read the rest of this entry »