Chris Rock’s Quote of the Day

You know the world is going crazy when the best rapper is a white guy, the best golfer is a black guy, the tallest guy in the NBA is Chinese, the Swiss hold the America’s Cup, France is accusing the…

  • April 12, 2003

Sapient’s Brand ranks 27th in the World

As the results of the ‘Reader’s Choice Brand of the Year 2002’ were announced, Sapient ranked 14th in the US and Canada and 27th in the global category. The survey was conducted by brandchannel.com, an online exchange providing global perspective…

  • February 12, 2003

CNN’s shuttle mistake

Now I know this was a tragic accident, but this CNN report is really embarassing. 18 times the speed of light? WOW!

  • February 11, 2003

Dangers of working from home

Sony’s ad for the new VAIO notebook (this .mpg file is 1.3MB)… Those European ads. I actually think that the form factor of these Sony’s has a lot of potential, but Sony should really work on the battery life. Part…

  • January 12, 2003

Media rack – cool design

AV Mechanica makes these beautiful expandable media racks. I saw it advertised in the January 2003 Stereophile magazine. A bit pricy, though, at over $400 a rack!

  • January 8, 2003

Dilbert of the day

image001 725×371This Dilbert is a bit old, but it is still good! Enjoy.

  • December 19, 2002

Tom Everhart – Snooze Alarm Boogie

I saw this beautiful lithograph by Tom Everhart in a gallery in the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas last week-end. S2 Art printed 500 signed and numbered lithographs on a special ‘atelier’ lithography machine in New York. It is about…

  • November 6, 2002

My experience with the T-Mobile PocketPC Phone

I recently tried out the the new T-Mobile PocketPC Phone – serviced by VoiceStream/T-Mobile with GPRS connectivity. Although it was quite nice doing a 3-way AIM chat while in a taxi on the way to work, I ended up returning…

  • August 30, 2002

Kyocera 7135

Kyocera is coming out with a new phone/organizer, the 7135, that looks awesome. Not sure yet when this will be released, but the stereo headset, built-in expansion card slot, and color Palm OS 4.1 seems like a winning combination. I…

  • July 14, 2002

Britney and Semiconductors

This is one way to learn about semiconductors! From britneyspears.ac/lasers.htm: “It is a little known fact, that Ms Spears is an expert in semiconductor physics. Not content with just singing, in the following pages, she will guide you in the…

  • April 30, 2002