Atkins diet? Something to think about

An interesting cartoon about the Atkins diet. However, I am sure that the average carbs consumed in America is still way more than other countries. I think everything is overly sweet and sugary here. Thoughts? Thanks to Rajiv for this…

  • January 12, 2004

Is this the new input method for phones?

Digit Wireless came up with a very interesting text entry concept for cell phones. They don’t have number keys, but rather has letters between the keys on small raised keys. So, instead of pressing number 8, you actualy ‘by accident’…

  • December 10, 2003

Amazing Accord ad

This is one of the coolest ads I have seen in a long time. Check it out. It is for the new Accord. After you looked at it, you can go here to read how they did this.

  • April 17, 2003

Gas Goes Solid

Good progress in Japan. Read the whole story in the MIT Technology Review “For decades, researchers have been looking for ways to gather these crystals from their deep-ocean deposits and reap what they expect could be a natural gas harvest.…

  • April 13, 2003

Trading on Celebritries

CELEBDAQ is a celebrity share-trading game. You can buy and sell ‘shares’ in listed celebrities. Every week, the shares you own will pay out a dividend, depending on how much press coverage those celebrities received. Just like in the real…

  • April 12, 2003

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, 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