To Pro or Not To Pro

To Pro or Not To Pro

As some of you have noted, Apple has given a preview of their next generation professional desktop computer. They are continuing to call it a Mac Pro. I’ve been wondering if Apple was done with the professional market given their lack of updates for the desktop...
Hipstamatic + Instagram = YES

Hipstamatic + Instagram = YES

Hipstamatic Can Now Post Photos Directly to Instagram. If you love Hipstamatic’s filters, films and vintage effects, you will now be able to share them directly with Instagram, opening them to a wider and more engaged audience. Hat tip: Daring Fireball Share...
Don Cornelius, ‘Soul Train’ Creator, Is Dead

Don Cornelius, ‘Soul Train’ Creator, Is Dead

This is some sad news. I learned so much about black culture, soul & funk from this show, including watching reruns when I was older. From the New York Times: Don Cornelius, the producer and television host who created the dance show “Soul Train,” was found shot...
iPhone 4S Data Usage

iPhone 4S Data Usage

There is a news story making the rounds today blaming Siri for the increase in data usage in the iPhone 4S. Since iPhone 4 users don’t consume as much data, Siri is getting the blame. A bunch of news outlets are carrying the story, but I’m not buying that...
Booooom!

Booooom!

Here’s the story from the New York Times. The hits keep coming. UPDATE: Two CEOs in one day: Wall Street Journal has the story. The PR people are earning their money. Share...
Osama Bin Laden Is Dead

Osama Bin Laden Is Dead

I’m not sure I fully believe this news. Crazy: Transcript of Obama’s speech here. New York Times CNN Washington Post HuffPo I’ll add to this post as the night goes on. Way to stay on it, troops! 10:19 pm MDT: New York Times Bin Laden Obituary Share...

Memo to Trump, et al: STFU

White House releases original Obama birth certificate. Ha. p.s. Here’s a link to the full story on CNN’s regular, non-mobile site. And here’s our super timely CNN chiming in (after what, 2.5 years?) with a strongly worded headline that Mr....

Very Useful

Cavity search produces over 50 bags of heroin, say police – Crimesider – CBS News. That’s one useful vagina, I say. hat tip: @jimray’s tumblr (I’d have reblogged, but Tumblr is having issues. SURPRISE!) Share...

Japan Earthquake Aftermath

Staggering photos. My heart goes out to the victims, their families and Japan: Japan Earthquake Aftermath – Alan Taylor – In Focus – The Atlantic. Share...
Upset, Sad, Shocked and Only a Little Surprised

Upset, Sad, Shocked and Only a Little Surprised

Regular readers know that I’m no fan of Sarah Palin or the Tea Party. My disdain stems from the Bush-era holdover attacks on reason, intelligence, ration, sanity and language. Yesterday, there was an assassination attempt on U.S. Representative Gabrielle...