Category Archives: Other Stuff

Hello, China. Meet Your Worldwide Reputation.

I just replied to a businessman from China in a YouTube Comment and thought I should duplicate it here. Do you understand how frustrating it is for the rest of the world to deal with Chinese businesses? There are so … Continue reading

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Testing The New Firefox Screenshot Option

Just a test. Those with the latest Firefox should look in the upper right corner for this: A brief tutorial will appear (and only once, I discovered!). This could very handy. Now I just have to remember to change my … Continue reading

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Megabus Rant

Moving around the city yesterday, I again encountered the Megabus with long lines of waiting passengers. This time, I remembered to make a note in my CLIE to do some YouTube investigation. And came across an epic video complaint!

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Someone Tell Amazon That CATS Run The Internet

So WTF …

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Do Bottom-Feeding Companies Ever Improve?

I’m beginning to think Japan was an anomaly in the world. Japan began as a nation with industries that bottom-fed. They created cheap knock-offs. They changed course when company executives finally visited America and learned that the “Made in Japan” … Continue reading

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For Sale: One Sputnik. Never Orbited.

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Photos: NYC 34th Street Amazon Books Store Is Open

I popped in there this weekend. Barnes & Noble is in deep trouble. OK, deeper trouble. Beware of fluctuating exposure. The borrowed Asus craptab camera is shit in this kind of bright environment. Most photos came out too light or … Continue reading

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New YouTube UI

WTF?

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How Much Money Does A Viral YouTube Video Make?

Spoiler: Click = big I’ve heard YouTube creators say over and over that their revenue has been going down. Some have had to cut back on what they post because of it. I’ve always wondered what sort of money was … Continue reading

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ThunderPods!

Mercedes – Hack-my-Van Competition – ThunderPods An idea inspired by the original Thunderbirds TV series places second in a competition. The work of Gerry Anderson continues to inspire people. FAB!

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