Monthly Archives: August 2008

Gizmodo: Apple Patent Filing for Mac Tablet

Looks pretty cool to me… Appleinsider has gotten their hands on a large patent filing from Apple that we haven’t seen before, and it’s loaded with plans for how a multitouch interface would work on a tablet Mac running full-blown

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Remove Windows Media Player Integration (such as from the Right-Click menu)

This has nagged me for soooo long! I use Winamp, which has its own context menu integration, and I find myself accidentally opening a folder to play in Windows Media Player all the time… Leave my context menu alone! If

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FoxTrot, on the DMCA

I found this comic while digging through my Flickr account to clear out the non-photo material, and thought this was an excellent commentary on the industry… http://www.gocomics.com/foxtrot/2007/12/30/

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Lifehacker: Useful Firefox 3 Configuration Tweaks

Update: Here are some new tips for Firefox 3 on all platforms and some specific tips for Firefox 3 on Linux: Super Awesome Firefox 3 Tips! (All Platforms) Super Awesome Firefox 3 Tips! (Linux)

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How to Live: 25 Useful scripts for Flickr users

Following up the post on 10 Really Useful Flickr Greasemonkey Userscripts from the other day is this great article from howtoliveonline.com that lists 25 great Greasemonkey scripts for Flickr users: Flickr is a nice, popular online photo sharing tool. Here

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Ryugyong Hotel (Pyongyang, DPRK)

Update: Check out the new construction on the hotel! In my continuing search for new and interesting articles due directly to my incredible fascination with North Korea (Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea), I recently found an article in Esquire about

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Canon EOS 50D SLR

It’s a bit surprising to me how quickly Canon is skipping over the 40D; I purchased a 30D at the end of its sales life (and was able to get the nicer 28-135mm lens shown below as part of the

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