I’m sure many of you are familiar with the shareware game Elastomania for Windows. Well, there is an open source alternative: X-Moto. It’s available for Mac, Linux and Windows. In every way it seems to rip off Elastomania, down to the graphics. Still, this means I can play the cult classic on my Mac 🙂 … Read moreElastomania anyone?
Ah, the old reliable Mac. You can’t just toss it away, right? After all, it’s still working perfectly fine, albeit a bit slow. I guess I can stretch the rules here, and say that this might also apply to a PC. So, what do you use your old computer for when you upgrade your setup? … Read moreWhat do you use a retired Mac for?
So I’ve had the Mac Pro for a couple of days now, and while it’s totally rad on the whole, there are a few things that could’ve worked out a bit smoother… 1. One of my external disks, the only one to only feature USB2 (brought me nothing but problems), refuses to pop up if … Read moreThe Mac Pro: three things that could’ve been smoother
Quick note: finally got Joost up and running. Got 3 invites. Still left out in the cold? Leave a comment (use the email address that you will want to use with Joost). First 3 will get an invite. If you comment and already HAVE a Joost account, please say so. Also: Joost for Mac is … Read moreJoost Invites
Too… Busy… check out the pictures!
I admit, I’m not eating out a whole lot. Today was different. In more ways than the aforementioned. When we got inside, and was showed a table, the waiter asked if we were familiar with the ordering system there. No? Basically, following the menu, was a piece of paper and a pen. The object of … Read moreWhen Waiters just Wait
Now as you might already know, Japanese video clips often crack me up. This ad for the Nintendo DS game Mario Kart is no exception. The Japanese are just too good at imitating the stereotypes of an American, an Italian and a Frenchman. Needless to say, the bloke to the left is your typical Frenchman.
Steven Frank of Panic fame is looking back on the ten years that passed since Panic was founded. AND, let slip that Monday will see the introduction of “by far our biggest, most ambitious new software launch of all time”. And that you should “check it out, especially if you make web sites”. Can’t wait! … Read moreNew killer app from Panic on Monday?
“Microsoft Silverlight Pits High Def WMV Against Flash For Web Streaming”. This was a headline from Gizmodo. So while you were all too busy with Apples announcements at NAB, Microsoft made a little announcement of their own. Silverlight. What is it? A development platform and browser plugin, a direct competitor to Flash. Video and interactivity, … Read moreMicrosoft Silverlight?
Insanely Great Tees posted these LOST Dharma Labels that I came across today. I dunno what you would actually use them for, save putting them on, you know, cans of beer or cola. Still, I thought it was pretty darn cool 🙂 Oh and check out their shirts, some are actually kind of cool (if … Read moreDharma Labels