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Tuesday, 30 March 2010

Apple becoming the company they were born to hate??

On April 3, 2010 Apple will introduce iPad. And you’ll see why 2010 will be like 1984....

OSX: Fail

So 10.6.3 dropped in to our software update yesterday and I was greeted with the above message.
5.2 GB ?!?! for a 438.7MB update??? 
When did update requirements get so harsh and system intensive??

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Wednesday, 24 March 2010

The Chatroulette Pianist is still funny

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This isn't a new video, but 2 weeks later it still makes me laugh.


As most will be aware Chatroulette is an example of the social web gone wrong. The idea is you are randomly connected to videos of penis's other webcam users and have engaging rewarding chats. If you are tired of that penis person you can just hit 'Next' and talk to another penis someone else.
So in a (chatroulette) world of hairy men with their junk as the focal point of the chat, it's awesome to see this dude out there, dubbed 'The Chatroulette Pianist' on there doing off the cuff funny songs based on who he is chatting to. 
Bravo Man


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Tuesday, 16 March 2010

Confessions of an Apple fanboy: Why Microsoft doesn't suck anymore (updated)



Microsoft has never been a company I have liked. I have found most of their products and platforms quite frustrating and living in a Microsoft world, was forced to endure them on a daily basis. However with the many impressive product/platform launches recently, I find myself completely re-evaluating the company...











Wednesday, 10 March 2010

Secret diary of a smartphone newbie



Around 6 weeks ago I took delivery of my first ever smartphone. My cherry was broken and my life may never be the same again. I am now the owner of a Blackberry Bold 9700 and boy am I glad to have taken this step.

As a new contributor for Digital Aneurysm I will attempt to outline my experiences of owning a smartphone, of discovering my latent tech geekery and espousing a somewhat layman's view of digital convergence and how that fits into my life. So strap in folks, here comes my first post...


Wednesday, 3 March 2010

Finally! A GoogleWave tutorial that makes sense.




While I'm still perplexed at exactly what Google Wave does well, at least I now know what it doesn't do so well!!

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