Category Archives: Web/Tech

Wow. Harmony 880 Universal Remote Works!

After years of doing the remote control shuffle including some failed attempts at having one remote dominate the other, I picked up a Harmony 880. To my astonishment, this thing actually works and I have put my tv remote, av

Wow. Harmony 880 Universal Remote Works!

After years of doing the remote control shuffle including some failed attempts at having one remote dominate the other, I picked up a Harmony 880. To my astonishment, this thing actually works and I have put my tv remote, av

Farewell to 2007

It has been a while. There is nothing like the end of the year to start the wheels spinning! Here is my best attempt at a brief recap. The Web continues to grow and reinvent (ok, sometimes just duplicate!) and

Farewell to 2007

It has been a while. There is nothing like the end of the year to start the wheels spinning! Here is my best attempt at a brief recap. The Web continues to grow and reinvent (ok, sometimes just duplicate!) and

Yahoo! Mail Redux

A while back I griped about Yahoo! Mail beta. It was nice but oh so slow. It also didn’t handle multiple accounts. With the recent global release, I gave it another shot, and I pleased to say that this is

Yahoo! Mail Redux

A while back I griped about Yahoo! Mail beta. It was nice but oh so slow. It also didn’t handle multiple accounts. With the recent global release, I gave it another shot, and I pleased to say that this is

Brand Confusion

With all the absurd mergers and rebranding of the telephone companies, I can finally articulate how bad this is for business and the consumer. My wife and I have a new place and I have to set up phone service.

Brand Confusion

With all the absurd mergers and rebranding of the telephone companies, I can finally articulate how bad this is for business and the consumer. My wife and I have a new place and I have to set up phone service.

It’s Universal – Telco Service Everywhere Stinks

Last year I decided to buy a UK mobile phone while traveling in London. I can recall the trepidation as I entered the Vodafone shop expecting to be sucked into a 2-hour black hole. To my astonishment, I emerged 10

It’s Universal – Telco Service Everywhere Stinks

Last year I decided to buy a UK mobile phone while traveling in London. I can recall the trepidation as I entered the Vodafone shop expecting to be sucked into a 2-hour black hole. To my astonishment, I emerged 10

Blogging Twitterers — Don’t Give Up Your Day Job

I have been writing and talking about twitter for some time. 30 Boxes now has some office space with the Obvious/twitter folks and I have been recently coding new features to integrate twitter behaviour within 30B. My fascination with twitter

Blogging Twitterers — Don’t Give Up Your Day Job

I have been writing and talking about twitter for some time. 30 Boxes now has some office space with the Obvious/twitter folks and I have been recently coding new features to integrate twitter behaviour within 30B. My fascination with twitter

Windows Genuine Advantage Notification

Normally, I blur out on Microsoft Updates, but this one is excellent. I only wish I could have been included on the meeting that devised the name for this update.

Windows Genuine Advantage Notification

Normally, I blur out on Microsoft Updates, but this one is excellent. I only wish I could have been included on the meeting that devised the name for this update.