Robert Cringely is back pondering if Google has peaked and segues into stating that “the biggest threat to Microsoft might not be those G-men at all, but Apple.” Yes, Apple, and here’s why: Here’s where I go out on a limb, but I think Microsoft’s clearest threat still comes from Apple, though not the way […]
Recently, I’ve been seeing actors from the failed TV series, North Shore, popping up on the Sci-Fi channel. Dreadlocked Jason “Freddie” Momoa is on Stargate: Altlantis, and now James Remar, who played the owner of the fictious Grand Waimea, shows up on Battlestar Galactica. Who’s next? Kristoffer “Jason Matthews” Polaha? Brooke “Nicole Booth” Burns? I […]
Last time, the Coffeeman was doing some ironing wearing a thong. This time, the Coffeelady was doing some chores wearing workout gear. Must be the hot weather outside. No, we’re not voyeurs, but a free show is a free show, right?
Was flipping channels the other day and came across Bronkaida, a Kikaida knockoff who has bronchitis. He uses his inhaler to change to his super robot form and assails his opponents with moves like rug burns and purple nurples. On OC16’s Dis-N-Dat TV. Was so stoopid, it was funny.
Read about the ten things Google has found to be true, aka its corporate philosophy. Related to comments from a previous post, Uneducated IT Managers and How To Deal, comes this from #9 You can be serious without a suit. Google puts users first when it comes to our online service, Google Inc. puts employees […]
Now that the 939 Grand Opening is done, this new ad is circulating in the local Star Bulletin. Just in time for football season.
Slashdot has a discussion going about dealing with uneducated IT managers. Here’s how it started: Is it ignorant to believe an IT manager should be a knowledgeable in technology as a whole? A person you respect and frequently learn from? It creates an extremely frustrating work environment, and our team doesn’t know how to approach […]
Footlocker is having another Friends & Family sale this weekend. Get 30% off the goods, but you gotta be a FootLocker VIP member and bring a print out of this coupon. A VIP member? Just fill out a form at the store, no charge. Go start your kicks collection! I’ll let you catchup.
Speaking of bones, I don’t normally write about this kind of drivel topics outside my circle of interest, but I’ll make an exception this time around as Kim will be heading to England to take part in an archaeological excavation. She’s joining the Earthwatch.org team on its Roman Fort on Tyne expedition. Here’s a blurb: […]
In a past post, I forecast the end of the upcoming Fox series, Bones. Maybe I didn’t give it a chance. Today’s Honolulu Advertiser has some good things to say, naming Bones as one of the “seven best new television shows for fall.” I guess I have to watch a show or two, hoping Buffy, […]
The price of Google’s stock continues to rise after its initial offering only last year. The stock started around $85 per share and is now headed towards $300. Just last week, Google announced it would release more stocks to raise $4.2B. Today, there’s rumors that Google is about to unleash GoogleTalk, their Instant Messaging and […]
Motorola’s new ROKR (E790) cell phone with built-in iTunes music playing still isn’t shipping. It’s getting closer to being released, and Motorola did promise a release before the end of September. Patience, patience. Dane, be sure to give me the Cingular hookup when the ROKR goes live.