Tag: General

Look back in Anger

I don’t know if you were around for the fun that was 2000, but check out this passage from the book Hackoff.com by Tom Evslin. Its available online and will be publish in early 2006. “I was just explaining,” says…

MuniWifi Madness!

Sunnyvale CA and MetroFi have launched a advertising supported, free Wifi service. “We’re proud to be the first city in the United States to implement free advertising-sponsored Wi-Fi service for the benefit of residents and local businesses,” said Otto Lee,…

Dead: Back online

In another installment of “that was fast” the Dead is again available on Archive.org. Whew! Archive is running very very slowly right now. I guess everyone is back downloading like mad in case GDM forgets they decided it was ok…

Massive Ads on Matrix Online

On the heels of recent Sony PR success comes the annoucment that The Matrix Online will now have Ads served by Massive. As you might imagine there are many people discussing that development: Slashdot, Terra Nova, reBang, and Blues News.…

E185 reviewed

My phone the MOT E185, reviewed by Phone Scoop. Couple of quick highlights: “While the e815 is pretty quick at browsing, forget trying to use any of the neat VCAST features while you’re waiting in line at the grocery store.…

CNN Pipeline

More news coming out of the CNN camp concerning Pipeline. Screen shots here. Cost information via MediaBistro here. The break down is $25 per year or 99cents for a day pass. Given all of the other pay-for-content developments I think…

Another MOT rant

I have a new MOT Exx phone. Where to start? So many pieces of content are device specific – why not put the product name on the phone somewhere? I tried to figure out which model I have from the…

ispot at MIT

Surfing around I saw this today about the ispot project at MIT. My connection seems to be slow so the realtime maps didn’t work as well as I would have like but they are still worth checking out. With all…