Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

World of Warcraft Grinding, Addiction, and You

August 4th, 2008
I spent this afternoon looking over some wired articles from last week and found one in particular that made me smirk a bit. My experience in MMORPG gaming is pretty extensive and one common annoyance that is a mainstay in modern day gaming is the what I like to ...

Hello Listener…Pseudo-criminal

February 20th, 2008
So begins the read-me of an album downloaded via p2p networks. Wait! Put the gun down; the words aren't accusing, if potentially accurate. CEO Benn Jordan of Alphabasic Records expresses his feelings on the music industry on this unlikely podium. Apparently frustrated with all the pitfalls of typical distrunbution ...

Super Smash Bros, Brawl

February 17th, 2008
Maybe I'm getting too old for this stuff, but I have a hard time understanding the youth fascination with this video game. Super Smash Brothers, Brawl - Trailer of upcoming  release [youtube]http://youtube.com/watch?v=HXsh7kjNHEQ[/youtube] I own the Game Cube version and would be interested to see how this might play out on the Wii, based ...

HD-DVD Fire Sale!

February 14th, 2008
HD-DVD's are going on sale, get 'em while they're hot! Now that Blu-ray has won the battle of the next-generation video media, HD-DVDs are going on sale. Engadget reported it initially Stand top I would http://www.meda-comp.net/fyz/cheap-viagra-next-day-delivery-uk.html need Amazon the They're getting. and it appears others are blogging about it ...

Reasons Nerds Love/Hate Valentine’s Day

February 13th, 2008
Why Nerds hate Valentines Day: You blow 300 bucks on a dinner, date, and a play that could have been put to better use by buying a shitload of gold on ebay for your WoW account. Having to wait in line for an extra 10 minutes ...

Porn on Blu-Ray: Did Sony Sell Out?

January 15th, 2008
Recently, there have been reports that Sony relaxed its position regarding its opposition to having porn on Blu-ray discs. These reports, however, are misguided as Sony has never banned adult content on Blu-ray, they simply weren't going to go out of their way to facilitate it. Nevertheless, many media journalists ...

Blu-ray Revolution

January 8th, 2008
Blu-ray wins this battle, but has it won the war? According to the experts, there's a clear-cut winner in the prolonged and drawn out battle between Blu-ray and HD-DVD. Earlier this week, Warner Brothers dealt what many consider to be the death knell to HD-DVD by announcing that beginning in May '08, ...

YouTube Revolution Doesn’t Disappoint

January 7th, 2008
You Can't Make This Stuff Up! Cookie Monster Song and Dance -- ACDC Cover - "T.N.T" [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tPvxQ5cSeZQ[/youtube] The voice of Cookie Monster is kinda goofy, but the concept is hilarious. Good stuff!

Top 10 Video Sharing Sites

December 14th, 2007
In August, PC World released an informative guide to the top 10 video sharing sites. Though Youtube is clearly the most well-known of the bunch, there are a number of other worthy, and perhaps better, video sharing sites out there. One might assume that all video sharing sites are more ...

Poor Man’s iPhone Docking Station

December 10th, 2007
Gizmodo has the scoop on a fancy way to use a dollar bill to make a iphone docking station. This is one reason I love nerds, always thinking! Origami fans—or just people who like money and have a lot of it lying about—might find Enrique Pardo's iPhone accessory interesting. The ...

Wii in high demand this holiday season

December 9th, 2007
It looks like Nintendo still can't get that supply and demand thing down. Luckily for them, their Wii console continues to be such a great hit and is nearly impossible to acquire for the second Christmas in a row! Nintendo spokesman says: "We have been running the campaign all year ...

How to run Ubuntu 7.10 on PS3

December 9th, 2007
Ubuntu on the Play Station 3 Not everyone likes to mess around with hardware and dive right in to having fun with their toys, but Softpedia has a manual that helps make this process easy. They've provided very detailed information and numerous screen shots for the gaming and Ubuntu ...

the Pirate Bay laughs at the RIAA

December 9th, 2007
Bring it on RIAA, MPAA and everyone else! If I didn't know any better, I'd think the Pirate Bay owners are trying to have the house brought down on them. the Pirate Bay opens up shop for Music Pirates, Arr! I'm not a big fan of the RIAA and other net police groups, ...

Escape from Guantanamo Bay

December 6th, 2007
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the Web 2.0 Bubble – Silicon Valley, USA

December 4th, 2007
Have we learned anything from the past? Have we created another bubble? 1999 didn't end well for everyone, are we headed in the wrong direction and are you prepared to bet the ranch on the next "sure thing"? The Googles and Facebooks of the world are here to stay, they ...

NBC, Apple sever relationship

December 4th, 2007
Well it finally happened, NBC and Apple finally broke up. NBC's contract with Apple has expired and all NBC-owned shows are no longer available for purchase on the iTunes store. Fans might be saddened to learn that shows from other channels such as the USA Network and the Sci-Fi ...