Category: Geek Desk

How Did We Get Here? 0

How Did We Get Here?

Here’s a very succinct (and funny) look at the financial markets, the US sub-prime mess, how we got there, and how we can get out.  Gotta love British humor.  Enjoy. What Created The Subprime...

Zune 2 + 1 Day 0

Zune 2 + 1 Day

Well…its official.  The Sun Devils, even in a tie for the PAC 10 title with USC and a fabulous 10-2 season, were snubbed from the BCS.  Oh well…you can’t control it, so you’ve got...

Zune 2 Almost Here 0

Zune 2 Almost Here

Here we are about a year from the inaugural release of the Zune media player platform and brand, and they are releases the next batch.  Here’s the kicker…and completely new to the media player...

Blog Software Update 0

Blog Software Update

Well, I finally got around to updating my blog software to something a little more modern that .text .9.  I’ve been playing around a bit with BlogEngine.NET, and version 1.2 was just released, so...

Forza2 to Release in May 0

Forza2 to Release in May

So, the best auto sim on a gaming platform, IMHO, is going to be released in May.  Since they missed the Holiday ’06 target, I’ve been waiting on pins and needles.  I’m not much...

Sticking it to the RIAA 0

Sticking it to the RIAA

So, the group Barenaked Ladies (BnL), whose music is very decent, are joining what seems to be a trend these days…self publishing albums.  They’ve released their latest studio release album, “Barenaked Ladies Are Me”,...

Help for new Xbox 360 owners 0

Help for new Xbox 360 owners

  I’ve got a couple of friends who are new 360 owners after the holidays, and I’ve realized that there may be some confusion on the best way to set this up, compatibility, etc. ...

Zune Almost Here 0

Zune Almost Here

In less than 24 hours, the Zune will be released.  For more info, check out these sites: www.zune.net (official Zune website) www.zuneinsider.com (insider blog from a Zune team member) www.zune-arts.net (artist oriented site for...