The New York Times and my brother

My brother was quoted recently in the New York Times ... again. "We used their surface and projected the truth onto it." He didn't actually say that but the sentiment is there. They also got his age wrong. A few...

Miracle Berry Tablets

[caption id="attachment_684" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Me and Miracle Berry Tablets"][/caption] Miracle fruit or berries makes sour things taste sweet. An effect that apparently is quite amazing. From the supplier's website. The active ingredient in the Miracle Berry Fruit, known as Miraclulin...

Tibeten Take Down

Even with my brothers involvement, I haven't really touted what's going on Tibet and with the controversy with this year's Olympics. Even though one my favorite bands (Radiohead) came on stage the other night with a their instruments draped with...

Story Arcs and my failed attempt.

I had a plan. Make the Hacker Crackdown Available as a torrent file. (You can just grab the full download if you like.) Educate about what comcast was doing (blocking torrents) Complain that while the torrent's flowing nicely a bunch...

nic.ly wants $150 a domain

[caption id="attachment_673" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="If only I had the cash to burn..."][/caption] This would have been the best website ever. But some squatter will pick it up no doubt.

Suggested Tags

I'm still coming to terms with how wordpress deals with tagging. I think they're stuck between categories and tags and they need to drop one (categories) as they are basically the same thing and usability suffers with too many options....

This was Worth(1000) it

[caption id="attachment_653" align="alignleft" width="500" caption="They don't have anything to hide."][/caption] Despite my title referencing worth 1000 this photos comes to us from Gizmodo's own Photoshop contest. (Click the image to see more of it). I find this kind of stuff...

Pret DIY

I'm not sure why they're doing it, but the british now in america healthy food sandwhich and salad shop Pret A Manger has started printing recipies on the backs of their paper bags. The important part is they look delicious....

Random Image FB

I had a brief lived application on facebook. It mostly worked right and would load all your photos and put them in a big FB random tag and stick it on your profile. I had it upgraded by Koudelka who...

Hope

I've met so many good and nice people over the past few days I can hardly believe there is still one more to go. I want to thank the presenters (even the girl who had the Zuse room before me...