Kindle2 – initial review

On February 26, 2009, in Technology, by Administrator

I’m a big fan of the Kindle1 and decided to splurge for the second generation of the device.  Thus far, I’ve got to say I am happy with my purchase, but here’s my twenty-four hour review. Software interface – The software interface is significantly improved in a few key areas.  The most drastic change is […]

Social media science fiction book recommendations

On February 26, 2009, in Obscurity, by Administrator

Saw this interesting list and decided to come up with four additional books to add to it. The first four SF books you should read if you’re working in social media My additions: Eastern Standard Tribe – Cory Doctorow Great story with a backdrop of feeling connected via what time zone you are online. Global […]

Free Scott Albert Johnson song – Magnolia Road live

On February 16, 2009, in Obscurity, by Administrator

My favorite independent musician and friend Scott Albert Johnson has given me permission to release this live track on my blog for free.   The track is for sale at Scott’s site along with his debut album which is highly recommended. Scott is a very talented musician who, along the lines of Jonathan Coultan and Geoff […]

Pretty clever

On February 7, 2009, in Security, by Administrator

For some reason, this attack made me laugh. An interesting blending of meatspace and cyberspace. Hackers in Grand Forks, North Dakota of all places have hit on a clever Trojan Horse: using a fraudulent parking ticket to direct unsuspecting motorists to their virus laden websites. The scam works like this: You come back to your […]

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