The weather was crappy this last weekend, we were all a bit under the weather, and I wanted to leave the TV and video games turned off. So headed into the electronics graveyard and pulled some CDROM drives. And the fun begins.
For those of you saying “this is old news” keep in mind that this is a new, bigger 8″ 800×600 eStarling, not the low-res little one that Gizmodo reviewed back in May. So here it is, on my desk, sending me Tagged images from Flickr. Updated Post.
Dear Retailer. When I snap a photo of something, I’m not here to scam you. I’m not the front for a big Chinese manufacturer who is about to knock off your stuff and put you out of business. I’m not planning out an elaborate “Mission Impossible”-style robbery. I’m using my phone to shop. You need to get ready for this, and embrace it.
It was nice to hear people excited about what’s happening at WiMax World Week in Chicago, which had attendance has almost doubled. WiMax (802.16) is a technology that works a lot like Wi-Fi Wireless Networks but has much greater range. It sounds like spectrum and backhaul issues are getting solved and that many of us will be WiMaxing at 4Mbit/sec before 2009.
Lexmark finally went public about their new wireless inkjets. What a huge difference (see inset) The designs hit a “cool” nerve with me – like an iPod or a G4 Macintosh. In fact, I see a big influence from Frog Design’s work and the Lexmark stuff.From the first time I saw one, they’ve reminded me […]
I’ve often been annoyed to see people holding cell phones while driving in tricky driving situations, and even more so when the other hand holds a cigarette or other item. But it’s never been more than an annoyance. I shake my head and wonder what could possibly be so important to talk about that it […]