Category | Tech

HBO Pseudo-News Anchor John Oliver Gets Net Neutrality Fundamentally Wrong

Posted on 16 June 2014

So it turns out there that something doesn’t have to be true to be funny.

Many a thinking American – who knows media bias – finds the following perversely appropriate.

Young Get News From Comedy Central

Tom Brokaw, Peter Jennings, Dan Rather … and Jon Stewart?

Readers over 30 might scoff at Stewart’s inclusion – assuming they know who he is. For many under 30, the host of Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show” is, improbably, a source for news.

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The Media’s One-Side-Fits-All Approach to Net Neutrality

Posted on 19 May 2014

What at times is worse than the Jurassic Press not covering something?  The Jurassic Press covering something.

The all-encompassing government-Internet-power-grab that is Network Neutra…

Adobe to End New Installs of Flash on Android

Posted on 02 July 2012

Guess who else thinks Adobe Flash doesn’t belong on mobile devices? Adobe…

Last Shuttle to ISS

Posted on 16 May 2010

GM Kessell Out there   The shuttle Atlantis is making its final trip to the International Space Station and due to dock at 10:27 EDT over the South Pacific.  Commander Kenneth Hamm told the ISS crew “We’re chasing you down!”  as Atlantis manouvered ever closer. He added that it was a “stunning view” as they […]

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New Hubble Deep Space Shots

Posted on 09 May 2010

A galaxy far,far away…………     The clowns,freaks and I encourage you to googleimage the new Hubble Deep Space shots. Remember kids, sometimes you just gotta stand back and notice that there is more to all of this BigTop than you ever imagined!

Global Internet (GI.NET) Announces “All You Can Eat” Hosting + Email Program.

Posted on 30 June 2009

Global Internet (http://gi.net), a leader in Domain Name Registrations, Email Hosting and Web Hosting, today announced that it will be offering a single consolidated Global Hosting + Email flat rate Unlimited plan for just $4.39/mo.

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IBM Tries To Patent Offshoring

Posted on 31 March 2009

IBM has filed a patent application that covers offshoring employees. Application 20090083107, dated March 26, 2009, is a ‘method and system for strategic global resource sourcing.’ Figure 2 gives a pretty good idea of what’s involved.

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Tribute to SpaceBat

Posted on 31 March 2009

A video tribute to SpaceBat, the little bat who was seen clinging to the external fuel tank of the Space Shuttle Discovery before it’s launch last Sunday.

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ICANN Terminates EstDomains Accreditation

Posted on 04 November 2008

Reports on ICANN’s termination of notorious domain name registrar, EstDomains due to fraudulent activities, the Internet oversight agency is now preparing to transfer domain names of its customers to other registrars.

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Heckler & Koch P7M8

Posted on 28 October 2008

The P7M8 is a 9mm pistol and the most common of the P7 family, and finished production in 2006. It has a single-stack Magazine that holds 8 rounds.

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ICANN Warns Domain Registrars over Compliance

Posted on 14 October 2008

ICANN, sent formal breach notices Tuesday to two of the registrars that it accredits, giving them 15 days to fix the problem or lose their accreditation.

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Google Android will use T-Mobile Network

Posted on 23 September 2008

If you have been following the news recently, you have probably seen the early photos and the launch of the T-Mobile G1. The first commercial phone powered by Google’s Android is built by THC and will be commercialized by T-Mobile for a reasonable price. It’s fair to say that it is not sexy, but it […]

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Sarah Palin’s email was Hacked, But Script Kiddy was Sloppy

Posted on 18 September 2008

Gawker posted screenshots of Sarah Palin’s personal Yahoo Email account. The Secret Service and FBI rolled in and have identified David Kernell – a 20 yr old son of a Tennessee Democrat.

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‘Obama Sex Tape’ E-Mail Is Dangerous Virus

Posted on 13 September 2008

Did you get that Obama Sex Tape email going around? If so, don’t open it unless your anti-virus and anti-spyware software is up to date!

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Probe into how Google mix-up caused $1B run on United Airlines

Posted on 12 September 2008

The US Securities and Exchange Commission has opened a “preliminary inquiry” into how an outdated bankruptcy story sparked a $1 billion run on an airline’s stock value. The article about how United Airlines filed for bankruptcy in 2002 was revived when it showed up on a newspaper site’s “most viewed” section on Monday. From there […]

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Did Apple Really Create the iPod?

Posted on 08 September 2008

It appears that a british man invented what is used today as the iPod about 3 decades ago.

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Google Launching Chrome Browser Today

Posted on 02 September 2008

Google announced on Monday that it has been working on an open-source browser known as Chrome and that it is going to release a beta version today in 100 countries.

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