Archive for November, 2010

I’m Pissed Off at Angry Birds

So last night I was playing with Angry Birds in bed while the rest of the house slept. I had the in-game sound turned off and the screen set to the dimmest setting. I was playing on my Droid so it was the ad sponsored free version of Angry Birds – the only version you […]

Foursquare is Socially Responsible?

I’ve ignored foursquare and the other “social” (as in entertaining your friends) sites that have nothing to offer that is “social” (as in benefiting your community). But today foursquare may have moved into the realm of social benefit when they added an “I Voted 2010” badge. So I’m now a foursquare user.

Roku love affair

I started in the earliest DVR days with a couple generations of ReplayTV, I’ve played with MythTV on and off for years, and I’m a long time TiVo user. Although my wife and I love the TiVo its time to move to a world of just-in-time Internet delivered content instead of a jerry-rigged system to manage broadcast […]