The new Palm i705

The silvery device features 8 MB of memory, an expansion slot, a USB port for faster synchronization and a monochrome screen. It operates on a rechargeable lithium battery… wow. Looks like it will be selling for around $449.

  • January 29, 2002

Lindows.com

“LindowsOS is a modern and affordable operating system for Pentium based computers. LindowsOS, due out 1st Quarter of 2002, will have the unique ability to run Linux software titles as well as many popular Microsoft Windows software titles giving computer…

  • January 26, 2002

Clever idea for the Touchpad

A new TouchPad, called the cPad, from Synaptics, with a touch-sensitive LCD screen where the notebook’s TouchPad would be. Could be used as an application launcher, calculator, calendar display, sticky notes.

  • January 21, 2002

The new iMac

I really like this. Very bold move launching it in this economy, but that is Steve Jobs for you. With the new iBook (which I LOVE) and the new Operating System (Mac OSX) I think Apple might just be getting…

  • January 7, 2002

Daylight come and I want to go home…

This is the inevitable version of the Taliman song converted to the Taliban song. Not politically correct (again!) but hilarious! I love Bush beating on the bongos…

  • December 5, 2001

Beautiful watch

fliegerchronograph 170×296I have been looking around for a new watch… and I thought that this one from UNION – Glash

  • December 3, 2001

Microsoft Passport compromised…

I just read this article, CNN.com – Microsoft admits major ‘Passport’ flaw – November 3, 2001, that describes how someone was able to get someone else’s MS Passport details through a fairly simple process. This is very bad. MS is…

  • November 6, 2001

Taxi on Trolleys

My dad sent me this picture from a local newspaper in South Africa. Quoting the text under the picture: “Infamous for their driving skills, it has long been suspected that some taxi drivers are off their trolleys. And pirate taxis…

  • November 4, 2001

Smallest digital camera I have seen

This is a new digital camera from ‘Che-ez!’ called ‘SPYZ’. It has a fixed lens, CMOS sensor and shoots at 640 x 480. Aparently, the image quality isn’t anything to write home about, but I just thought that this was…

  • November 3, 2001

Windows XP slower than Windows 2000

According to Infoworld. “In every test we performed on systems with a single CPU, OfficeBench ran in less time under Windows 2000 than under Windows XP. The differences ranged from slight to dramatic, depending on the hardware configuration, but XP…

  • November 2, 2001