Posts Tagged ‘media’

The CD Is Now 30 Years Old

The CD is now 30 years old: The digital music revolution officially hit 30 years ago, on Oct. 1, 1982. While you may be surprised to learn that the heralds of the coming age were, in fact, the Bee Gees, it probably comes as less of a shock to learn that Sony was at the […]

Redefining Broadband

The FCC for years has been considering any connection greater than 200kbps to be broadband. For the past several years that’s been pretty misleading. In addition, they only collect downstream, not upstream. They also consider an entire zip code to have broadband if only 1 home can get it. That’s not very accurate. This makes […]

iPhone Keyboard

Dvorak aka Nostradamus seems to have sources that say the fatal flaw in the iPhone is the keyboard. Of course he’s been wrong a few times. “The keyboard is a disaster, and people are going to return the phone in droves. I’m guessing 20% will go back.” One important thing to note is that the […]

Firefox News Articles

With the pending release of Firefox 1.5 said to be really soon , I’m getting ready to see what the press has to say, and ultimately the users. So if you notice any news articles, feel free to leave a comment, or send me an email. I’m especially interested in anything that references the new […]

Hurricane Katrina Photo Part II

The individual who wrote the capture for the now infamous “finding” picture broke his silence today. The people were swimming in chest deep water, and there were other people in the water, both white and black. I looked for the best picture. there were a million items floating in the water – we were right […]

Advertising and the media

“We all leave our doors unlocked. We can run around in our nighties. It’s all girls and we feel really safe and that will change,” said student Starbuck Hersey. A hearing on the lawsuit against the school is scheduled for Dec. 16. Until then, the school is actively recruiting male applicants. [Source: FoxNews.com @ 12/8/2004 […]