Does anyone know how to get a 1px border around the text in the title of my blog? As you can see, it's white on white which makes it really difficult to read. Anyone who can help me out, please leave a comment and I will be eternally grateful.
As you may have noticed, I've cleaned up the site a little bit. Ways to find me on the Internets are now up on the tabs above and I moved the widgets on the side around to make room for the more interesting content on top. Let me know what you guys think and what… Continue reading Spring Cleaning
Reports from Engadget and Gizmodo revealed that Psystar has changed their address at least four times since The Guardian started investigating the company. More importantly, Engadget reports that the OSx86 Project has had their code for the EFI emulator used without their permission. I hold the OSx86 Project close to my heart because they helped… Continue reading Psystar: The Epitome of Shady (Updated)
Gizmodo reports this evening that Psystar, the company that I reported to be building the OpenMac in my previous post, is ready to take on Apple in courts if need be. A representative from Psystar explains that Apple's EULA for OS X violates "U.S. monopoly laws." Another Psystar empolyee gave this example about Apple's EULA… Continue reading Psystar to Apple: Bring it On!!!
Image via GizmodoOK, I usually don't get excited about a lot of things but this has got me hot and bothered. A company named Psystar has released a Mac Clone for $399 and up. It's basically PC hardware that can run the OS X kernel natively, meaning you can run Leopard without a problem. They'll… Continue reading Mac Clone: A Poke in the Eye for Job, a C&D for Psystar
What is with the American obsession with the Modern Language Association of America's style of formatting a paper? Do other countries have something similar to the MLA format where a paper is not taken seriously if it is not in a certain format? To my surprise, some professors will not even look at your paper… Continue reading MLA
There is a quaint video game shop located between a Mexican restaurant and a yoga center in the University Center that I visit from time to time to get my boyish, adolescent video game fix. In my half a dozen visits, I always saw the manager, but never spoke a word more than a polite,… Continue reading Strange Encounters: An Interview with a Stranger
There's nothing like seeing familiar faces. Feeling the sense of security and amazement that after the grinding and squeeze of time, your friendship stands defiant, ready for more. The love of two friends, two hearts stopped in time. Or perhaps, out of time, an entity on it's own, devoid of all restrictions and contradictions. A… Continue reading There’s Nothing…
One of the first things I did when I came home was to start BitTorrenting a copy of Ubuntu because the 6 year old desktop at home was just too old to run XP efficiently. I decided to put Ubuntu on it so that my parents could use a simplified OS that very few viruses… Continue reading Comcast Still Throttling BitTorrent?
I've been in the private beta for Hulu.com for a while and I like it. The interface is a little heavy on the Flash but it works alright. Hulu went out of private beta last week so everyone's invited to check it out. This is exciting because it shows that TV studios are showing that… Continue reading Hulu
Wired has an interesting report tonight on the state of new journalism. It seems that studies reveal that people still get their news from the so-called "mainstream" media still while blogs and amateur reporters are still on the back burner. The popularity of the internet was thought to be the deathbed of journalism and the… Continue reading I Might Actually Still Be Able to Get a Job
CNet executive editor, Molly Wood has written and interesting blog post about a user's experience with DRM on his TiVo."I got an email today from a pretty furious Comcast user, who writes: 'This morning, my kids and I decided to watch a TiVo HD recording we made last night of The Making of John Adams.… Continue reading DRM Infesting TiVo?