Have you ever thought that your downloads speeds should have been faster when downloading from a peer to peer (p2p) connection? Well chances are they should have been. There are quite a number of ISPs that actively are restricting the usage of p2p. How do you know if your ISP is restricting your usage? Well…continue reading.

Have you installed CS4 yet? When you realized that it’s going to take the better part of an 1 hour, did you walk away from your computer and think, what if this was done on floppy disk? Well a small graphic shop thought that and made posters of it.They are doing a limited edition poster…continue reading.

Jason Nazar CEO of Docstoc put on a great talk on mistakes people make before starting a new business. Previously we had posted his presentation slides which you can find here.  Now we bring you the talk itself for all you non-readers out there ;)

It started a few years ago with a Hollywood blockbuster. Then, another major movie was ruined by my living in LA. Now, TV itself is almost unwatchable – all because I choose to reside in the city where most of this stuff is made.

It seems that in a attempt to reverse Microsoft’s theory of software plus services Google is taking its service and turning it into software. GMail offline uses a duo of a users browsers and Google gears to make it software. This announcement really hit home for me today as while I was home working my…continue reading.

Black Box has something for the whole family.  They introduced the Secret Diary and the Personal Pocket.  Personal Pocket is meant for the man or women of the house.  Keeping all the information from credit cards or needing to know your bike lock combination, it can all be stored right there for you.  The best…continue reading.

Internet Explorer 8, Release Candidate 1 (aka “IE8 RC1”) has just been released for Windows XP, Vista, and Windows Server 2008 (64-bit, too). However, the RC will not be available for download by Windows 7 Beta testers because IE8 already ships with the Windows 7 Beta OS. Also new in IE8 is private browsing, my…continue reading.

If Race cars and energy drinks weren’t enough to bring you in, how about some coconut shaped headphones?  They Announced their Skullcandy Stack headphones that contain twin drivers with about 250mm total driver capacity, individual volume and tone controls for each ear.  Which if you are not careful with these bad boys they could do…continue reading.

I had a great time attending this years Southern California Code camp. I was fortunate to catch some great presentation  ranging from cobra to business intelligence. While there i got to interview one of the organizers of the event Mark Rosenberg, and others. Unfortunately we had major tape problems so Marks interview was the only…continue reading.

Microsoft has extended the deadline to grab a beta copy of Windows 7, giving interested users until February 10 to download a pre-release version of the next major revision for the Windows OS. “Because enthusiasm continues to be so high for the Windows 7 Beta and we don’t want anyone to miss out, we will…continue reading.