LifeHacker offers up their top ten memory “hacks”. Also, Google search can provide quick currency conversions. Some analysts think a next-gen video game console price war is coming. If you’re a fan of Ansel Adam’s iconic photos of Yosemite National Park, you’ll enjoy this multimedia feature from the New York Times. Ansel’s former assistant talks […]
I’ve been using Windows Live Writer for a few months now. It is the best Windows-based blog composition application that I’ve used. It works great with WordPress and, apparently, also supports other blogging platforms like Blogger, TypePad, LiveJournal, etc. Best of all, it is free.
A few weeks ago, I stumbled upon a Toronto start-up called Realosophy. Their web site provides comprehensive profiles of Toronto neighbourhoods and tips for home buyers. Each profile is an attractive "mashup" that offers information on housing prices, sales, styles, and taxes as well as performance reports for the local schools. They also include a […]
I use Google Analytics to analyze my blog traffic. In particular, it helps me undertand what search keywords people are using to discover this blog. As it turns out, I’m not the only one looking for an 1.8 to 3.5 IDE adapter. A number of people have landed here while searching for this elusive adapter. […]
I’m really enjoying Marc Andreessen’s blog. In a recent post, he does an excellent job explaining the concept of the “Internet platform” and outlines 3 types of platforms.