A Beautiful Woman. A Beautiful Life Cut Short

My Friend, Vanessa Reece

I know I've been absent from this blog for months, and I'll address that in a future post. Today, I want to celebrate the life of my friend, Vanessa Reece, who passed away last Sunday at the very young age of 36. Vanessa is survived by a 15 year old … [Continue reading]

NBA Lockout To Start At Midnight Tonight

Billy Hunter, NBPA Executive Director

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Here We Go Again. NBA To Join NFL In 2011 Player Lockout" The scenario is becoming all too familiar. The league and the players unable to agree, resulting in a players lockout. The NFL did it earlier this year, and … [Continue reading]

Google Takes A Shot At Social Networking

Google Plus Interface - Select Circles

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Looks Like The Rumors Were True, Google Takes On Facebook" You might say Google is an oxymoron. Always looking minimal and clean on the surface, Google is mind-bogglingly complex underneath. Google + promises to … [Continue reading]

Still A Year Away, Disney Teases With Brave Trailer

CGI World Of Old Scotland

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Brave, A Fairy Tale For Grown-Ups. From Disney/Pixar" Computer graphics are so sophisticated these days, it is possible to watch an animated feature and be convinced parts of it are actually live action. Based … [Continue reading]

Andy Murray Makes Mens Quarterfinals At Wimbledon

Andy Murray and Richard Gasquet

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Andy Murray Is Headed For The Quarter-Finals At Wimbledon" Wimbledon is in full swing, so I went looking for something from the recent matches. The Wimbledon channel was a bust, but I found this amateur video, taken … [Continue reading]

Interactive Publications For Photoshop Using Touch

iPad Controlling Adobe Photoshop

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Contol Photoshop With iPad Tutorials From DI Direct" Okay, this is cool. This is 'Star Trek, Holo-Deck' cool. A $2 iPad app that controls Photoshop as it takes you interactively through the steps to learn the latest … [Continue reading]

Feisty Feline Conquers The Cardboard Box

Maru, cat, and small cardboard box

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Once Again, It's Maru: No Box Is Too Small" Maru is such an adorable cat. And Big! I wonder how a Scottish Fold would get along with the rest of the menagerie here, as my husband now wants one, since watching videos … [Continue reading]

Verizon Home Monitoring Service. The Future is Now.

Verizon Home Monitoring, Viewing Cameras

Click Here to Watch The Video: "Verizon Home Controls. Life Catches Up To Science Fiction" How many times have you gotten to work, and wondered if you remembered to turn the lights out before you left? Or find that you have to work late, and … [Continue reading]