Month: August 2008

  • We're Married!

    I am proud to announce that Sarah and I have been married since August 23rd!  It was certainly the happiest day of my life.  We returned from our relaxing honeymoon in Oahu yesterday, hence the late announcement, but we should have quite a few photos online within the week and I’ll post more details on…

  • Favored Freeware Updates: August 2008

    The following Favored Freeware applications have been updated since the beginning of August 2008: Camino v1.6.3 (review) Cyberduck v3.0.2 (review) Mactracker v5.0.4 (review)

  • No Makeup While Driving

    The state of California has finally banned the usage of handheld cell phones while driving, which brings me to this important question: When will the state ban people from applying makeup while driving?  Seriously, how can a person applying mascara while driving possibly be considered safer than a person talking on a cell phone while…

  • Renting Movies

    Despite the allure of “the big screen”, I still enjoy renting movies on DVD. We just watched two movies in the privacy of our own home for less than the price of a single movie ticket. How can you beat that?

  • Stuck Pixels after iPhone 2.0.1 Update

    Yesterday, I was excited to hear that Apple finally released version 2.0.1 of the iPhone firmware, which is a major bug fixing release.  Unfortunately, it looks like the update left me a little present that I’m not too fond of. As you can see below, my 8GB iPhone 3G now has a stuck pixel in…