Category Archives: misc

Adventure game on the iPhone

Adventure brings me right back to my childhood and it’s currently available free on the iPhone/iPod Touch in the iTunes App Store! Anyone who used to play the Atari 2600 and owns an iPhone or iPod Touch will need no further explanation. “Adventure basically pioneered the action-adventure genre of games, and that though its art […]

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CNN – stop calling it a hologram

You may have seen CNN’s election night coverage where they beamed in some ‘holograms’ (clip above). Well, it wasn’t really a hologram, but you probably knew that. For it to have really been a hologram, the 3D image would have had to have been projected into space, right there in front of Wolf Biltzer. Instead, […]

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Free iPhone ringtones

Just passing this along. This site is pretty cool – http://audiko.net/ You can download totally free ringtones for your iPhone (and other cellphones). While there are a few other ways to get free ringtones for your iPhone, the Audiko site makes it extremely easy because the file is already in the correct format. So, all […]

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A Really Fat Cat

Yes, this cat is really this fat, no digital manipulation was done to this image. I ran across him/her in the neighborhood where my Dad lives. It can hardly walk and even just standing up is difficult for the poor kitty. Isn’t this the fattest cat you’ve ever seen?

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Time is all that matters

This is a great lecture on time management by the late (and great) Randy Pausch. I highly recommend it to everyone: More: Randy Pausch May 18th, 2008 graduation speech Randy Pausch “The Last Lecture”: Achieving Your Childhood Dreams (2007) “The Last Lecture” book on Amazon.com

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The Dark Knight rocks!

I caught a 10:20PM show of The Dark Knight last night and it rocked! Wow! Over 30 minutes of the effects sequences were filmed in IMAX and they look absolutely splendid-shallow depth of field, super high resolution, beautiful and very realistic for the world the film lives in. One of the problems with most effects […]

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