Happy Twitter Accidents

As some of you may know, I am on Twitter under not only one, but two aliases: @wd45, my personal account, and @PRI, for my company. Anyone that manages multiple Twitter accounts will tell you that the third-party applications out there, like Seesmic and TweetDeck were a godsend for easily managing them. Mostly. TweetDeck makes […]

Microsoft Midori: the melon-flavored Windows replacement

I had to read that a couple of times. Microsoft Midori. Microsoft is now looking into the world, post-Windows. This BBC story tells us that MS has become aware that many people are no longer tied to a single machine; rather, they are promiscuous with the devices they use to consume data. To cope, they […]

R.I.P. HD DVD, OMG

[ image courtesy of Kaptain Krispy Kreme / Flickr ] The day of reckoning for one of the extended-resolution video formats has come. Toshiba announced that it will no longer pour cash down the HD DVD hole. The BBC News site has a quick Q&A about what went down. Wal-Mart backed the competing format, Blu-Ray, […]