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Entries from February 28th, 2007

The correct answer, is NOT

February 28th, 2007 · Comments Off on The correct answer, is NOT · Stupidity, Terror

Well, I really tried, but it looks like the folks in Boston just won’t take advantage of my security training materials. They went and blew up a traffic counter: There were some tense moments in Boston’s financial district Wednesday morning as police were forced to blow up a suspicious device. The bomb squad shut down […]

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Two cents

February 27th, 2007 · Comments Off on Two cents · Funny, Internet, Sitenews

Dreamhost, my hosting service, had a lil’ hiccup on Sunday that pretty much took down all my sites for a good part of Sunday. It was a problem caused by some scheduled emergency maintenance on the facility’s power systems, so I can’t fault them. And, as usual, they were good at keeping me informed of […]

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Yapping away

February 26th, 2007 · Comments Off on Yapping away · Internet

The Yaplet chatbox in the sidebar is a bit of an experimental goof for now. Matt and Cristina at Yaplet are two very sweet grad students who whipped up this lightweight bit of magic. While it doesn’t have much of a purpose here, I do see it being useful with some of my other projects, […]

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How to kill a brand

February 24th, 2007 · Comments Off on How to kill a brand · Funny, Gaming, Videos

A touching and moving music video critique of the PS3. Very clever, and dead on.

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Cracking down

February 23rd, 2007 · Comments Off on Cracking down · Gaming, Xbox

Stayed up until the wee hours playing Crackdown for the Xbox 360. It isn’t so much a giant sandbox game as it is a giant jungle gym game. Exploring the city by jumping around and climbing is most of the fun. The game itself contains minimal structure, just enough to frame a couple different type […]

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