Sunday, December 05, 2004

Spam you might want to receive

Hormel leverage the Python relationship :-) as reported by the Boston Herald

Tuesday, November 09, 2004

Why are meetings so boring?

Death by Powerpoint, most of us have been guilty of this one: Why are meetings so boring?. These days I do try to avoid falling into the trap either as a presenter or attendee ;-)

Friday, October 08, 2004

Search Google via SMS

I wondered when they'd introduce this option; Google SMS, today, it seems.

Wednesday, September 08, 2004

GMail as a FileSystem...

The Gmail 'utilities' keep appearing GmailFS - Gmail Filesystem. Also liggmail opens up some fun tricks!

Tuesday, September 07, 2004

Weta Workshop's cycles for rent...

Burn cycles down on PeterJackson's farm.

The supercomputer itself comprises 504 IBM blade servers, each of which contains two 2.8 Gigahertz Intel Xeon processors, 6 Gigabytes of memory and 40 Gigabytes of storage. They are adding more blades.

More evidence of Call Centre failings

Telephone call centre service often poor, Citizens Advice report shows

W2K Fail

Oops! For assistance dial.....

Monday, July 19, 2004

Sunday, July 18, 2004

Blogger & Pics

Google acquire Picasa, and promptly gives the product away. It'll be interesting to see how they develop this stream.

Friday, June 11, 2004

Even you can be hacked

This report on Globetechnology, a Canadian news site, raises the interesting discussion 'user responsibility'.....

Saturday, June 05, 2004

Customers hang up on overseas call centres

A report back in May, in the Daily Telegraph, implies the tide might be on the turn against the constant outsourcing of call centres overseas.

Tuesday, June 01, 2004

Sony gets out of PDAs, at least outside of Japan

It's a sign that convergence between PDA & phone continues to get ever closer as Sony pulls out of PDAs

Sunday, May 30, 2004

Time to jump into DVD Recorders?

The Panasonic DMR-E95H DVD recorder features 160GB Hard Drive, TV Guide On Screen EPG, DV Input, SD and PCMCIA Slots. Read more here from Panasonic. Hmmm....UK availability & price?

Friday, May 14, 2004

Google Groups : comp.sys.palm.pilot

This Beta initiative by Google could open up usenet to a wider audience. Here's a an link Google Groups : comp.sys.palm.pilot. Follow the syntax in that URL example to reach other groups with your RSS reader (my reader of choice is  FeedDemon). Google's feed format is Atom.

Monday, May 10, 2004

A test to checking out the new features

This item should allow comments to be made

Monday, April 19, 2004

No more little pricks

First lapel communicators, now BioMed Central have filled one of McCoy's needs.

Saturday, April 17, 2004

"Bridge to Captain Kirk!"

"Bridge to Captain Kirk!",  Vocera Communications Products make 'lapel comms' a reality :)

Monday, April 12, 2004

Dominate a fowl know you want to... Subservientchicken, why being vegetarian might be good for you.

Monday, March 29, 2004

New Google Labs Toys

Two new toys from Google Labs to play with to keep you coming back.

Saturday, March 27, 2004

Microsoft's aggressive search plans revealed

Microsoft's aggressive search plans revealed

News aggregation for Web logs and a social-networking service are on the table, executives say. Relentless assimilation of the desktop continues.

Testing BlogJet

I have installed an interesting application - BlogJet. It's a cool Windows client for my blog tool (as well as for other tools). Get your copy here:

"Computers are useless. They can only give you answers." -- Pablo Picasso

Monday, February 09, 2004

Google Deskbar

Another essential part of my desktop the Google Deskbar. How long before MS has similar, or buys Google?